It’s officially berry season! The weather has not been the most cooperative this year so it will likely be a short season for fresh berries. If you are interested, please call the farm ASAP to place an order. We are picking a range of berries daily including: cherries (sweet and sour), strawberries, currants (black, red, […]
UPDATE: We are offering u-pick strawberries by appointment only. Please call Andrew at 250-880-2000 to book a time. We have time slots available daily between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. (except when it’s raining) at our 6469 Welch Road location in Central Saanich. $3.75 per pound with containers provided. For more information, please call Andrew at […]
We’ve been busy in the fields this spring. All of the berry bushes have been pruned and given a healthy dose of compost. Andrew has just started picking strawberries, the cherries will follow and should be ready by the end of June, and the currants will be right behind, usually by the second week in […]
We are taking a number of added precautions to ensure the safety of our products and our customers. During this time we are open by appointment only for pick up. Please phone the farm at 250-652-5227 for more information or to arrange a time to visit. As we shift into the summer season we are […]
Find us at these craft fairs this holiday season
We have finished picking cherries, but fear not, our currants, gooseberries and josta berries are ready. Fresh berries available right now include: Black Currants Red Currants White Currants Green Gooseberries Red Gooseberries Josta Berries (a cross between a black currant and a gooseberry) We will have a supply of frozen berries throughout the rest of […]
Andrew was featured on the front page of this Wednesday’s edition of the Peninsula News Review. If you missed it, you can read the article online here.
The calm before we started harvesting our top field of black currants. Stay tuned for more pictures and videos of our harvester in action.
If you haven’t seen the July issue of Seaside Magazine, there is a great feature on the benefits of currants and other berries grown locally. If you didn’t get a hardcopy, check out the link here – the article is on page 55.
The cherries are ripe and the currants are right behind them! We have a very limited supply of sour cherries left, if you would like some, please call the farm right away to place an order (250-652-5227). We have sweet cherries available almost daily while supplies last – if you’re in the area look for […]