Nothing says summer like the start of strawberry season! Yesterday was the first day for PYO strawberries and the season is off to a good start. Cooler weather is in the forecast, and we should have summer strawberries to pick right through until late July. Supply will be very good for our Strawberry Festival June… Read more »
Please join us in welcoming the newest member of the farm team, Chef Leslie Broadbent. On weekends throughout the season, Chef Les will be sampling quick and easy recipe ideas for us right here at the market. He comes to us with a wealth of experience. Originally from England, he did a 4 year apprenticeship… Read more »
The asparagus season has begun, and we are open today with a good supply of #1 asparagus on hand We have our own and local honey, preserves, frozen fruit, frozen and home baked pies and homemade frozen meals. We also have local fiddleheads and wild leeks, Ontario hot house tomatoes, peppers & cucumbers, local Ontario… Read more »
For a while there, it seemed like winter was never going to go away. But with lots of sunshine in the forecast, it won’t be long. Right now it looks like we’ll have asparagus around May 8 – hopefully in time for Mother’s Day. Keep checking back here. We’ll keep you posted! Happy Spring!
Pick your own blueberries start Wednesday July 22! This year’s crop is not a record breaker. We’ve had some large crops over the years, but this year is not one of them. There are really nice berries available for picking, but there simply aren’t as many per bush as in years gone by. This is… Read more »
The first day of summer is upon us, and that means PYO strawberries have begun. The crop looks nice and we will have picking until mid to late July. There will be a short break, and then our day-neutral or fall strawberries will be available through August and September. Welcome to summer. We hope you… Read more »
We have the first of our own strawberries in the market today while supplies last. We will continue to have berries picked in the market every day now. Pick your own strawberries will start sometime next week. Come on sunshine!!!!!
You heard right…asparagus has officially arrived! The warm weather this past week has been great for the asparagus, we have lots! Along with everyone’s beloved asparagus, we have a great selection of fresh Ontario fruits and vegetables to choose from in the market. Every year we try to add some new produce and products to… Read more »
Farmer Adrien achieved a personal best! His big pumpkin cracked with just 7 days to go before the weigh-off, so he travelled to Pt Elgin’s Pumpkinfest to compete with his smaller “back up” pumpkin. It weighed 1276.2 lbs, surpassing his previous best of 1225 lbs. It was good enough for 10th place in the competition…. Read more »
After Farmer Adrien’s appearance on CTV Barrie on Monday, he grabbed the attention of a food blog based in New York City. The pressure is now on. This thing better be HEAVY. We’ll keep you posted. And after the weigh-off, you’ll be able to see his pumpkin on display here at the farm.