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 can visit us soon!! … [Read more...] about PYO Strawberry Season has Started
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!!!!! … [Read more...] about Strawberry Update
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 the market. This … [Read more...] about Asparagus is ready and so much 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. Here's a link to the 2014 … [Read more...] about Giant Pumpkin on Display
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. … [Read more...] about Farmer Adrien’s Giant Pumpkin
Wow. The abundant rains this summer have produced an excellent crop of pumpkins. We have some of the biggest ones we've ever grown! If you're looking for giant carving pumpkins we have a huge selection to choose from - whether you head to the field to pick your own, or simply grab one from the market. Cooler fall days are in the forecast. We'd … [Read more...] about A Great Crop of Pumpkins!