A ‘Comfrey’ Companion for Saskatoon?

Farmer: Pat Leisa Kozowyk

Farm: Baba Link Organic Farm

Region: West

Publish Date: February 6, 2018

Article Type: Research Project

Research Priorities: Soil Health 

Companion plants act as weed suppressors, nutrient accumulators and natural mulches, and provide other services by promoting ecology. Little data, however, exists on the benefit of specific companion plants. Pat tested the benefits of comfrey companion plants for Saskatoon bushes in her established organic orchard.