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November 30, 2022
ICI interviewe plusieurs experts, dont notre Jenny Fortier par rapport à la préparation aux urgences environnementales.

RADIO
Northern Wildflowers is growing and distributing perennial wildflower seeds for companies looking for ways to re-green mining sites as part of remediation efforts.

November 7, 2022
Northern Ontario Business: From mine site to pollinators paradise

Jenny Fortier and Northern Wildflowers plying their expertise to help regenerate mine sites.


We’re travelling all the way to Sudbury to say hello to one of our 2021 RT Foundation Award recipients, Northern Wildflowers. The journey of Jenny, founder and CEO of Northern Wildflowers, is anything but boring.

September 22, 2022
YMCA Northeastern Ontario: YMCA Employer Spotlight

YMCA speaks with Jenny Fortier and takes a tour of our Northern Wildflowers farm.

June 18, 2022
YMCA Northeastern Ontario: TD's $25K donation supports regreening at Kivi Park

R.L. Beattie Public School students planting more than 1,000 native shrubs and wildflowers provided by Northern Wildflowers at the park.

January 19, 2022
CBC Listen - Morning North with Markus Schwabe: 
Sudbury's seed shopping season starts.

Don’t let the snow fool you — it’s the time of the year when gardeners begin scouring seed catalogues to get their desired species for the coming growing season. Jenny Fortier, owner of Northern Wildflowers, shares how the season is going so far.

November 30, 2021
Rootree Inc: 2021 RT | Foundation Award Recipients
We are so excited to announce that we were the recipients of the 2021 Rootree Foundation Award. Read the whole story from Rootree Inc (link above). Some of the reasons we were selected for the award include:
  • Our ongoing efforts to eliminating plastic from our business operations and  packaging
  • Our promise to donate a minimum of 1% of our annual sales to causes supporting urban food security, outdoor classrooms, and re-greening.
  • Our plan to work toward achieving our goal of becoming carbon negative in 2022.

February 08, 2021 
CBC SUDBURY:
West Nipissing farmer...

As part of this article, CBC Sudbury highlights the expansion of our Native Wildflower seed production efforts to meet increased demands sparked by the surge of new “pandemic gardeners.”

November 17, 2020
THE SAULT STARWildflower restoration gets...
The Sault Star delves into the joint efforts of retired forestry seed researcher, Tom Nolan, and our CEO Jenny Fortier, to help restore Northern native wildflower populations.

September 28, 2020
CTV NEWS: Wildflower seeds harvested ...

CTV Northern Ontario interviews our owner Jenny Fortier about the importance of Native Wildflower Seed production in improving ecological biodiversity in our region and beyond.