Find us at these craft fairs this holiday season
Spring has sprung and we’re getting excited around the farm. There is lots in the works for this growing season but in the meantime, we still have our delicious Black Currant Concentrate available to hold you over until our fresh berries are ready. Don’t forget to follow us on Instagram – @SilverRillBerry – for more […]
We had a fantastic season and thank you to everyone that came out to the farm during the summer months. If you didn’t make it out or catch us at one of the markets, don’t worry, we have lots of frozen berries available all winter. We’ll also be at the Peninsula Country Market up to […]
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!
Don’t miss your Favourite Farm Girl this Sunday (Sept. 24) at the Victoria Public Market, 1701 Douglas St., from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Meet some of your favourite local farmers and lots of very talented artisans. So come on down to the Hudson, admission is free.
It’s spring time and we’re busy on the farm preparing for the next berry season. In the past months we’ve pruned thousands of currant and gooseberry bushes. Now, we’re just finishing cleaning up all of those clippings as the leaves and blossoms begin to pop.
Dark coloured foods like black currants are full of antioxidants and the darker the colour, the more antioxidants they contain. The purple colour of these berries means that they have a high concentration of flavonoids (including resveratrol) which can help decrease blood pressure by relaxing arterial walls and allowing better circulation. Animal studies have found […]