Ontario Farm Fresh coordinates these Farmers’ Markets for their members to have an additional opportunity to sell their produce directly to the consumer.
Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall
Date: Wednesdays: June 2 to October 13, 2010
Hours are 8:30 to 2:30 rain or shine
Metro Hall, corner of King and John Streets
Date: Thursdays: May 27 to October 14, 2010
Hours are 8:00 to 2:30 rain or shine
Strawberry Fields Forever: For those that can’t wait to get a hold of fresh-from-the-farm strawberries, simply visit Thames River Melons Ltd.; the vendor offers some of the earliest berries in Ontario because he creates shelters for the plants in the field to help bring them along earlier.
For a healthy sweet tooth indulgence: visit Staite’s Honey at Metro Hall’s Farmers’ Market. Staite’s Honey is a family owned and operated business. It offers only 100% pure natural unpasteurized Canadian honey available in white, gold and amber colour grades and various sizes. Staite’s honey is known for its high quality and clear and delicate flavour.
Cheese Please: visit Cheese of Canada at Nathan Phillips Square and Metro Hall Farmers’ Market. Cheeselovers and foodies will have the opportunity to discover and purchase hard to find delicious artisanal Ontario cheese.