Cape Breton farm survived pandemic and pests, only to be hit by a fire

Pebble and Fern Market Garden struggling to survive after a difficult 2020

CBC NewsErin Pottie

It's been a tough year for business, and now a Richmond County, N.S., farm is having to overcome fire that gutted their production space. 

The owners of Pebble and Fern Market Garden in Little Anse awoke to smoke inside their basement 11 days ago. 

Ciarán Llachlan Leavitt, the farm's manager, said food production was already compromised by the pandemic and a difficult growing season. 

Leavitt runs the farm along with Xennie Wight and Claire Drinnan.

Pebble and Fern Market Garden is shown after a …

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Cape Breton farm survived pandemic and pests, only to be hit by a fire

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