It’s remaining relatively cool, so right now it looks like asparagus will be ready around May 15th. We’ll keep you posted here. And in the meantime, we are busy preparing the market for opening. When we start, we will have on-line sales with curbside pick up, a drive thru, and you will also be able to shop our market which will be configured to … [Read more...] about Opening Soon
This is a quick update to let you know that Barrie Hill Farms is preparing for the upcoming growing season. We are committed to growing healthy fruits and vegetables for our community during these challenging times, even though how this will look is still unclear.
Surprisingly, in 4-5 short weeks Asparagus will be ready and in 10-12 weeks Strawberries well be ready.
We are working hard to keep abreast of the constantly changing requirements for best practices, as set out by the local, provincial and federal governments to keep our employees and customers safe, and ensure you that they are being implemented promptly.
In these very uncertain times we all need to rely on our neighbours. If you are self isolating and following best practices as set out by the government, you are welcome apply for work at the farm this season at: https://bhf2.tcco.dev/employment-opportunities/
We look forward to providing you with local farm fresh food soon.
PS The blueberries behind me look great. Let's wait patiently together until July to taste them!!
Farm friends, This is a quick update to let you know that Barrie Hill Farms is preparing for the upcoming growing season. We are committed to growing healthy fruits and vegetables for our community during these challenging times, even though how this will look is still unclear. Surprisingly, in 4-5 short weeks Asparagus will … [Read more...] about Farm Update
Slow Cooker Pumpkin Chicken Chili can be made quickly in your crockpot, Instant Pot or on the stovetop. You can customize the flavors with your favorite spices and ingredients and a vegetarian option is easy too! You can use a pumpkin puree or can puree your own! I wanted some naturally roasted flavors so I brought home a pumpkin from the … [Read more...] about Slow Cooker Pumpkin Chicken Chili
Butternut Squash Maple Apple Soup has a naturally sweet flavor and when combined with your favorite apples it is a super cozy comfort food that will make you want to curl up with a blanket, a book and a big spoon. Roasting the squash with a drizzle of maple syrup will result in a soup that will have the kids rubbing their tummies. This … [Read more...] about Butternut Squash Maple Apple Soup
This easy Pan-Fried Potatoes & Sweet Potatoes Recipe has a delightful blend of red peppers, onions, garlic, fresh thyme, chipotle seasoning and even a touch of nutmeg! Spring and summer may have been late in coming this year but that means good news for farm goers this fall. Berries are still plentiful, apples are in good supply and … [Read more...] about Pan-Fried Potatoes & Sweet Potatoes Recipe
It's the healthy comfort food season and what better way to enjoy than this Pan-Fried Sausage & Apples dish. There are so many delicious elements to this recipe - garlic, onions, mushrooms, red peppers, spinach and sage create a medley of memorable flavors! The farm has so many different varieties of apples to choose from - Sunrise, … [Read more...] about Pan-Fried Sausage & Apples