After much research, he realized that processed foods and preservatives were making his son sick, but the organic food they grew in their garden caused no reaction. He also noticed sickness in himself when growing their own canola seeds that were sprayed with pesticides.
Christian realized the importance of organic farming and for the past 23 years has been slowly converting his land over to organic. He is one of the few farmers in Ontario to raise federally certified organic sheep.
Christian, Organic Canadian Arcott Sheep Farmer