The signs are out and the cherries are ripe! The stand will be open daily during cherry season while supplies last – just keep an eye out for our cherry signs around Stelly’s Cross Road and in Central Saanich. We also have a limited supply of sour cherries so don’t wait, call the farm (250-652-5227) […]
Did you see this great article, starting on page 18, in the June/July issue of Boulevard Magazine? It includes a special shout out for our Black Currant Concentrate! Read the full article here.
All of our berries are starting to show some colour and are getting nice and juicy. It won’t be long now! Watch us on Instagram for more updates straight from the field!
It took a whole team and more hours than expected but we have the nets up over the cherry trees, including our newest additions. A big thank you to everyone that lent a hand!
We’ve had a few visitors from Spinnakers Brewpub lately and we can’t wait to taste what they’ve been busy concocting with our black and red currants! Keep an eye on their menu for some currant infused delights! (Photo via @spinnakersbrewpub on Instagram)
The berries are coming in nicely! If this weather keeps up we will likely have cherries in late June or early July and our currants will be right behind, probably the second week in July. We’ll keep you posted!
Andrew has been very busy – or should we say berry busy – this spring! He has several thousand strawberry plants growing and those delicious berries are expected later this summer. He will also have his beautiful garlic again this year!
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In case you missed it on social media, we had quite the bee swarm recently on the farm. We have a few hives from our friends over at Coastal Honey. The bees decided they were feeling a little too crowded this spring so they took off but fortunately, they landed a few feet away in […]
The sun is shining and the honey bees are loving it! We use all sorts of different pollinators on the farm, these bees are from our friends over at Coastal Honey – and their honey is fantastic! Check out this video from our Twitter feed: The bees are loving the sunshine this weekend! #yyj #honeybees […]