All our farmers are excited to meet you and as such have planned a special day to enthrall you, excite you and of course educate you on their wonderful world.
What to expect on 2 June 2018
15 Orkney Rd, COPETOWN, ON
Lotsa Hostas is true to its name with over 500 varieties in the display gardens. Amble through the gardens, also displaying many rare and unique conifers and trees along with perennial material.
Find Glenda, she will be demonstrating her favourite, low to no maintenance perennial plants, and pick up your complimentary plant.
Enjoy the lovely gardens which are also perfect for a relaxing picnic in the shade.
‘Sunshine Succulents‘ ~ tiny gardens’ will joining Lotsa Hosta’s with their beautiful and unique low maintenance succulent planters in a variety of creative container styles’
SIMPLER THYME ORGANIC FARM
1749 HWY 6 N, HAMILTON, ON
For the kids, they can plant potatoes, catch a bug and study it with a magnifying glass. They can meet the chicks that just hatched that week
After you take our self-guided tour with a map of the farm, come taste a variety of herbs and greens in front of the market; sorrel, chives, oregano, mint, lavender to name a few.
Our market will be set up with all the produce grown on our farm and a wide variety of seedlings. Asparagus is in season then
21 Orkney Rd, COPETOWN, ON
Stop by Jerry’s Berries for a guided tour through our large raspberry patch where you will learn about prima canes versus flora canes and how these wild brambles become a well disciplined upright patch
to make picking much easier for you.
Raspberry sundaes are available for purchase, you can also sample our farm fresh homemade jams. We look forward to welcoming you to our patch.
HEART’S CONTENT ORGANIC FARM
27 RONALD RD (Off Jerseyville Rd) BRANTFORD
Hearts Content is a certified organic herb and vegetable farm, right on the Trans Canada Trail.
Come visit us to be part of…
a guided plant walk of wild edible and medicinal plants
a solar powered electric tractor demonstration
We’ll also have our market stall set up with our produce, herbs and iced tea for sale.
2572 Jerseyville road west
Chickabee farm is a small (0.9 acre) deep organic farm producing an
abundance of fruit, and produce while demonstrating green technologies and a
sustainable future food system.
Join us on the crawl to explore the food forest, plant propagation areas,
backyard chickens, bee hives and intensive growing systems.
782 hwy #52,
Nut crunching in the forest with our three Tamworth pigs.
Milking demonstrations with Gemma
Using logs to grow mushrooms – demonstrations
Seasonal food samples
Ridge Road Estate Winery
This year for farm crawl we will be serving a complimentary “flight and bite” (3 samples of estate grown wine paired with 3 small bites) This is a good opportunity for visitors to taste what vinifera wine grapes taste like that are grown in the rocky limestone of the Niagara Escarpment. (juice and cookies for kids) We will also have our historical 1875 family property presentation on display.
Weir’s lane Lavender Farm and Apiary
A Farm & Farm Store Located in West Flamborough (Dundas), just west of Toronto. Lavender blooms seasonally but the farm. store is open year round. Enjoy products made with care using natural formulations and the best essential oil. Manufacturing is done onsite.
WEST AVENUE CIDER HOUSE
During Farm Crawl West Avenue Cider will be offering a complimentary Cider tasting along with a guided tour of the Orchard and the Barrel Cellar. Top it all off with a visit to the retail store and bakery, or bring a picnic and enjoy the afternoon sun in the meadow.
Please feel free to print our map or use our interactive map below