TapRoot Farms / The TapRoot Team

TapRoot Farms - Meet the Team

We have such a great team at TapRoot! We asked everyone on the farm to answer the same 6 questions. Here are their answers:


My name is
Sylvan.

At TapRoot I pack, weed, pick tomatoes, corn and peas.

I started working at TapRoot in 2008.

I really enjoy working inside and outside.

I really don't like nothing.

I just want you to know that I am a nice person and easy to get along with.

 



My name is
Garfield.

At TapRoot I pack orders.

I started working at TapRoot in 2012.

I really enjoy everything....no complaints!

I really don't like nothing.




My name is
Richard.

At TapRoot I feed animals, pick corn, peas, and Brussels sprouts.

I started working at TapRoot in 2008.

I really enjoy everything I do at the farm.

I really don't like nothing. I am here, I just enjoy.

I just want you to know that I am happy working here.

 



My name is
Steve.

At TapRoot I pick corn, peas, cherries, and I weed.

I started working at TapRoot in 2008.

I really enjoy working at TapRoot.

I really don't like bugs at times and being cold.

I just want you to know that I enjoy working at TapRoot. Josh is the best boss I've ever worked with and my fellow coworkers, we get along fine and everything is good between us.
 

 


 

My name is Calbert.

At TapRoot I harvest.

I started working at TapRoot in 2013.

I really enjoy everything.

I really don't like -

I just want you to know that I am a very quiet person.

 



My name is Michael.

At TapRoot I do a variety of stuff.

I started working at TapRoot in 2013. I used to work at Noggins in Greenwich.

I really enjoy just about everything.

I really don't like bugs.

I just want you to know that I am a very quiet person.


 

My name is Wesley.

At TapRoot I work.

I started working at TapRoot in 2007.

I really enjoy cutting zucchini, picking cukes.

I really don't like wintertime.

I just want you to know that TapRoot has the best vegetables!

 

 



My name is Brodie.

At TapRoot I weed, pick, plant, and assist the production manager.

I started working at TapRoot in 2013.

I really enjoy transplanting.

I really don't like weeding.

I just want you to know that I really love working here and would like to work year round.

 



My name is Kingsley.

At TapRoot I do farming.

I started working at TapRoot in 2006.

I really enjoy my team and cutting zucchini every other day.

I really don't like - I like everything.

I just want you to know that we get on well, everything going well.

 

 

 

 

 


 

My name is Aeon.

At TapRoot I love to work.

I started working at TapRoot in 2007.

I really enjoy picking zucchini, picking cucumbers, and to be employed.

I really don't like missing home and I don't enjoy the cold.

I just want you to know that everything going well working on the farm.

 

 

 

 


My name is Gerald.

At TapRoot I plant, pick, and weed.

I started working at TapRoot in 2007.

I really enjoy planting.

I really don't like rain and weeding.

I just want you to know that I really like working here.

 

 

 

 


My name is  Louise.

At TapRoot I enjoy bunching kale and Swiss chard.

I started working at TapRoot in 2006.

I really enjoy everything.

I really don't like heat.

I just want you to know that I enjoy working here.

 

 


My name is Calvin.

At TapRoot I do various jobs such as transplanting, maintenance, and carpentry work.

I started working at TapRoot since 2003.

I really enjoy seeing everything grow to maturity and then watch it go out the door and onto someone's table.

I really don't like weeding but everything else is a pleasure.

I just want you to know that this is a spectacular environment to work in. I'm really at peace while doing this type of work.

 

 

 

 

 


 


 

 

My name is Bobby.

At TapRoot I do a whole heap of things.

I started working at TapRoot in 2006.

I really enjoy working here.

I really don't like bugs.

I just want you to know that everything is ok.

 


 

 

My name is Courtney.

At TapRoot I do a little of everything.

I started working at TapRoot 6 years ago.

I really enjoy learning about plants.

I really don't like when Josh asks me a question.

I just want you to know that TapRoot Farms is the most highly established company.

 


 

My name is Patrick.

At TapRoot I stack corn, pick peas, plant, and pick tomatoes.

I started working at TapRoot in 2008.

I really enjoy working at TapRoot.

I really don't like when it is too hot.

I just want you to know that I really enjoy myself.

 


My name is Ashley.

At TapRoot I weed and reap produce.

I started working at TapRoot in 2013.

I really enjoy weeding and picking peas.

I really don't like bugs.

I just want you to know that TapRoot is one and only.


My name is Malcolm Hart.

At TapRoot I thin apples and pull weeds.

I started working at TapRoot every year in April.

I really enjoy picking apples.

I really don't like cold, wet weather.

I just want you to know that it is the perfect place to work.


Our names are Melvin and Phoebe.

At TapRoot I pick apples (Melvin) and make preserves (Phoebe).

We started working at TapRoot in 2004.

I really enjoy doing different work and meeting different people.

I really don't like working in the rain.

I just want you to know that it is a good place to work and it is a pleasure being here.

 



My name is Justine .
At TapRoot I order and organize the meat share and help with wholesale.
I started working at TapRoot in 2009, after years of moving around from farm to farm.
I really enjoy harvesting basil. Whenever or wherever I am, when I smell fresh basil it reminds me of summer in the fields.
I really don't like burning a full pot of tomatoes while trying to boil them down for tomato sauce. It's very discouraging!
I just want you to know that I'm very proud to be working on the farm, and love pretty much every minute of it.



My name is Jem.
At TapRoot I do a variety of jobs, like seeding, making up shares, cleaning eggs, harvesting, delivering shares and lots more besides.
I started working at TapRoot in 2010.
I really enjoy the variety here as not two days are the same. I enjoy delivering and meeting members. I enjoy working with the team here when we make up shares.
I really don't like having to clean eggs all day (I've only done that once). I don't like picking spinach in November on a very cold wet morning (but that was in 2010).
I just want you to know that I have been living in Nova Scotia for over four years and I love it here. I'm very lucky to have got a job working here for great people like Josh and Patricia.

 


My Name is Falicia.
At TapRoot I work in the office.
I started working at TapRoot in May 2011.
I really enjoy spending time with friends and family and going four wheeling.
I really don't like having to put gas in my car.
I want you to know that positive feedback from members makes my day.

 


My name is Rhea.
At TapRoot I am the Marketing & Communications specialist for the TapRoot Fibre Lab.
I started working at TapRoot Fibre Lab in February 2015.
I really enjoy the variety of tasks.
I really don't like blackflies.
I just want you to know that I love to learn and I try to learn something new everyday.  

 

 

 

 



My name is Martel
At TapRoot I
I started working at TapRoot
I really enjoy
I really don't like
I just want you to know that