Starting today our Gourmet Sweet variety "274" is ready to go. This is such an awesome variety, that we don't know why Stokes Seed Company didn't give it it's own name. Even though it simply goes by the number 274, this corn is simply terrific. You can read more about it on our sweet corn page We will have 274 from now until late September - … [Read more...] about Gourmet Sweet Corn is Ready!
We are open every day this Civic Holiday Long Weekend. Our hours are listed here http://barriehillfarms.com/_beta/hours-map/ All weekend we have blueberries, raspberries, sweet corn, regular peas and green and yellow beans open for picking! We hope you can spend some of your time with us over the next couple of days! Cheers, Farmer … [Read more...] about Open All Weekend
Thanks to everyone who came out and joined us for pancakes this weekend! With the help of lots of hungry berry pickers to eat the pancakes, and the Knights of Columbus who worked hard to serve them, we were able to raise more than $6500 for the Royal Victoria Regional Cancer Centre. … [Read more...] about Thank you
It's that time of year again! We're teaming up with Barrie Knights of Columbus Council 1626 to support the Royal Victoria Regional Cancer Centre. Saturday July 26 and Sunday July 27 from 8 am until 3pm both days a complete blueberry pancake breakfast is just $7.50 per person. We hope you can make it! … [Read more...] about Pancake Festival
The weather is perfect and the raspberries are in excellent supply! Growing raspberries is a risky business. The fruit is extremely perishable. Over the years we have had some really good crops, but if the weather doesn't co-operate, you can't harvest the fruit. Too much rain can kill the raspberry season. This year, everything seems to be … [Read more...] about Great Raspberry Picking
A few raspberries for picking TODAY! Our early variety, Prelude, is ready for a light picking today and they are beautiful! Main season picking will be in full swing by next weekend! … [Read more...] about PYO Raspberries are Starting