The Kelp Vine

Kelp, COVID-19 and other Stressors to Human Health

April 26, 2020

CKR considers kelp a health food, much like kale, but more. Kelp’s arsenal of essential micronutrients, dietary fibre, algal gels, exotic chemicals such as pigments, fucosterols and others is unique…. Learn More

Canadian Kelp Resources responds to COVID-19

April 21, 2020

We continue to follow BC Provincial food-handling regulations.  When we handle kelp or package your order, we thoroughly clean our hands and disinfect all tools and working surfaces before and… Learn More

Celebrating 35 Years of Kelping!

November 1, 2017

The Birth of CKR: Initially, Canadian Kelp Resources Ltd restricted its activities to consulting on kelp farming. This was during the OPEC crises when the cost of oil skyrocketed. As… Learn More

Pacific Seaweeds: Awards and Features

October 1, 2017

Pacific Seaweeds was spotted at the Hopkins Marine Station Library in California. Thank you to Steven Litvin for the photo above. Pacific Seaweeds was awarded honorable mention in the 2016… Learn More

BC BookLook Review: Forget kale, go kelp

November 10, 2016

A recent review from BC BookLook showcases not only Cedar, Salmon and Weed, but a look into the many projects Louis Druehl is involved in.  And of course, some kelp… Learn More