- May 13, 2017 – May 15, 2017 Stricklands Perennial Farm Customer Appreciation Days
Join Strickland Perennials for their Customer Appreciation Days! Meet their new farm animals, enter a draw for free plants, and enjoy great discounts on many perennials!
- May 20, 2017 Honey Bee Orchard Blossom Walk - Archibald's Estate Winery
BRING YOUR CAMERAS! Join Farmer Fred & “Betty Bee” on a narrated walk through the orchard. Learn why bees are so important to have in an apple orchard during blossom time. Find out how local beekeepers care for their bees & extract honey. Refreshments & honey will be available to purchase. The children’s play area will be open. There will be complimentary wine tasting for the adults. Tours are on the hour starting at 10, with the last tour at 3. Hope to see you out!
Durham Farm Fresh has created a seasonal availability schedule that shows the average growing times for each farm fresh product. Keep in mind that weather conditions can alter these times. For a daily crop report with the most accurate “in season” information, check out the Durham Farm Fresh Twitter feed!
The 2016 Durham Farm Fresh Brochure is here! If you haven’t picked one up yet you can download a copy today. We have quite a few new members this year, why not meet them all? Use the map to plan your route, and make it a Durham Farm Fresh road trip. See you soon!
Durham Farm Fresh has partnered with Sustain Ontario and PowerLine Video’s to create some “Growing Good Food Ideas” video segments. These videos feature many of our Durham Farm Fresh members! Check them out and share them!
Welcome to Durham Farm Fresh
Durham Region is home to incredible farms, chefs, and retailers producing and using fresh, local produce.
Our Durham Farm Fresh members harvest a cornucopia of different fruits and vegetables right here in Durham, everything from strawberries and apples, to pumpkins, wine, and Christmas trees.
All of our tasty, Locally Grown, fruits, vegetables, eggs and meats can be enjoyed from one of the farms or at local farmers’ markets in Durham.
Find out how you can get this fresh, local produce by searching for a Durham Farm Fresh Member located near you!
Durham Farm Fresh is a non-profit membership organization representing farms, farmers’ markets, retailers, chefs and restaurants located within Durham Region.
Durham Region is home to some of the most talented and innovative farmers in Canada. Many of the farms have been family owned and operated for generations. Farming is truly in the blood of Durham Region and we are proud to represent such a dynamic group of farmers.
Farmers’ Markets are unique in that they bring together communities every week, all for the love of farm fresh food! Durham Farm Fresh represents farmers’ markets throughout the region, which many of our farmers attend. Visiting farmers’ markets is a great “one-stop-shop” and the easiest way you can support your local farmers
Chefs and restaurants in Durham Region know the importance of supporting local farmers and farmers’ markets. The food not only tastes better, but buying from farms keeps money in the local economy. Durham Farm Fresh hopes to strengthen the relationship between the farm and the table by representing the chefs and restaurants that support local farms.