Arrival documents from entry at Ellis Island, New York 1902


Shauna Bokenfohr is the 5th generation of farmers who immigrated from their farm in Brenken Germany in 1902 to farm in Canada.

Bokey Blooms Farms is established on the same quarter of land that her father Jim finished clearing and has been farmed by her parents Jim and Ruby for over 50 years.

Shauna has a diploma from Olds College in Production Horticulture in addition to a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta and earning her designation as a Chartered Professional Accountant.

Shauna's vision is to keep the family farm tradition going with sustainable new horticultural crops such as Haskap berries and Rhodiola rosea that also have many health benefits.