Direct from the Farm

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Direct from the Farm

There are numerous local farms around Victoria and area that offer seasonal produce/products at their source.  One road that has a great deal of farmers selling products is Oldfield Road.  You’ll find:

Oldfield Orchard –

6286 Oldfield Rd.

Seasonal Fresh Farm Produce

For Information on ordering fresh produce please call us 250-652-1579

U-Pick Raspberries, Phone ahead
For Picking times while available
250-652-1579
June bearing strawberries ————–  beginning of June to beginning of July
Ever bearing strawberries’ ———from middle of July to Middle of October
Raspberries—————————from beginning of July till beginning of August
Ever bearing Raspberries———– from middle of August till beginning of October
Blackberries————————–from middle of July till beginning of October
Marrionberries———————-from end of July till middle of August
Logan berries————————from end of July till middle of August
Tay berries————————–from end of July till middle of August
Boyson berries———————from beginning of August till end Of August
Red Currents———————–from middle of July till beginning of August
Blueberries ————————end July till beginning September
Melons——————————end July till end October
Water melons———————end July till end August
Bartlett pears———————-beginning of September till sold out
Anjou pears————————end September till sold out
Peaches plum———————beginning of July till beginning of August
Golden plum ———————-middle of August till beginning of September
Green gage plum—————-middle of august till end of August
Damson plum——————–middle of August till beginning of September
Prune plum———————–middle of August till end September
Crabs apple———————–middle august till sold out

Dan’s Farm And Country Market

2030 Bear Hill Rd.

Produce at Dan’s Farm and Country Market
This growing season we will have a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables for your kitchen:

Vegetables:

Beans, Beets, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts, Cabbage, Savoy, Celery, Cauliflower, Chard, Corn, Cucumbers, Pickling Cucumbers, Eggplant, Garlic, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Parsnips, Peppers, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rhubarb, Shallots, Spinach, Squash, Tomatoes, Zucchini .

Berries:

Blackberries, Blueberries, Boysenberries, Raspberries, Strawberries, Tayberries

Tree and Vine Fruit:

Apples (12 varieties), Crabapples (Kerr, Glow, Dartmouth), Cherries, Crabapples, Figs, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Quince; also, Kiwi, Melons, Watermelons

Click here to learn more about the varieties of apples, crabbapples and pears we will have available this season.

Sun Wing Greenhouses

Address : 6070 Oldfield Road, Saanich
WWW : www.sunwingtomatoes.ca
Tel : 250-652-5732, Fax : 250-652-5757
OPEN DAILY: 9:00 am – 5:00pm, March thru Oct
We are a family owned business, operating for 22 years since 1993. We produce high quality vegetables by applying biological pest control and picking fresh daily. We specialize in over 13 colourful varieties of tomatoes including Heirloom, San Marizano and Grape, etc. In addition to a wide selection of cucumbers and peppers, we grow a large assortment of Vegetables, Greens, Garlic and Herbs.
Website: www.sunwingtomatoes.ca

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Phil’s Farm

6080 Oldfield Rd.

Blueberries, Raspberries – you pick or already picked!

 

Also custom juicing!

Turn your extra apples into juice and
drink it all winter. Phil’s Farm features
Vancouver Island’s only
Ultra Violet apple juice pasturizer.
Phone for more details.

Juicing FAQs

Is there a minimum? Yes 100 lbs.
4 Blue boxes heaping, or 7 or 8
liquor store wine boxes.

Should I wash the fruit? No. I wash all the fruit
just before juicing it.

What does it cost? $.95/L produced, including U.V. pasturizing.
About 4lbs yields 1 Litre.
The only additional cost is containers.
1L= $.65ea. 2L= $.85ea. 4L= $1.10ea.

Do I need to make an appointment? Yes, call me at 250-652-2264

There are also a bunch of smaller roadside stands along the road selling produce, flowers, eggs etc.

There is even a winery – Symphony Winery to visit along the way!

OTHER LOCAL FARM MARKETS

Gobind Farms  6929 Veyaness Road, Saanichton, V8M 1W1 Tel : 250-652-0182, Fax : 250-652-0033

Buy direct from the farmer at our family farm. We specialize in farm fresh seasonal ready-picked berries: Strawberries (spring and everbearing), Boysenberries, Blackberries, Blueberries, Raspberries, Loganberries and Tayberries. Farm fresh jams and syrup. Pure juice. Produce in season: Berries; Rhubarb; 15 varieties of Squash (butternut, zucchini, spaghetti, acorn, buttercup); Leeks; Garlic. Bring the family for ready-picked berries. Roadside Stand open 7 days a week during strawberry season, 9am–6:30pm. Minutes from the Pat Bay Hwy off Keating X Rd. Call ahead to place orders.

Silver Rill Corn  7117 Central Saanich Road, Saanichton  Tel : 250-652-3854   Email : silverrillcorn@shaw.ca

4th generation farmers specializing in premium quality NON-GMO Sweet Corn and other produce and berries to the community. Over 30 varieties of yellow, white, bi-colour and ornamental corn! PICKED DAILY for maximum freshness! Vegetables – carrots, beets, beans, peas, broccoli, kale, chard, peppers, potatoes, squash, cukes, pumpkins, cabbage, lettuce, leeks, cauliflower, zucchini, leeks and more! Berries – tayberries, raspberries, loganberries, strawberries, marionberries, and blueberries! Hours: Market open early June to late October, 9 am to 6 pm daily.

Bear Hill Blueberry Farm 5939 Bear Hill Road, Victoria, V9E 2J3  Tel : 250-652-1338  Email : eschulz@shaw.ca

Blueberries – Large and delicious picked berries. Available in July and August. Some frozen ones available while quantities last. Please phone ahead to place orders.

Galey Farms Corn Maze, Market and Railway  4150 Blenkinsop Road, Saanich
www.galeyfarms.net
Minutes from downtown Victoria, our third generation family farm grows berries and veggies to perfection with rich soil, compost and integrated pest management. June–Oct: Fresh strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, nugget potatoes, baby bunch carrots, and many more of your local fresh favourites. Sept–Oct: Hop a hayride to our Pumpkin Patch, ride the train over a mile of track, visit the corn maze and petting farm. We are the perfect place for birthday parties, school tours and special events. For spooky fun, it’s the Festival of Fear both adult and family friendly activities for the Halloween season.
Michell Bros. Farm  2451 Island View Road, Saanichton, V8M 1W3
www.michellfarms.com  Tel : 250-652-6770, Email : market@michellsfarm.com
Local, Fresh, Quality Produce and Pasture Raised Hormone and Antibiotic Free Beef. Open Daily Year Round. Sweet, Delicious Berries – picked fresh for the best flavour & quality. Blackberries, Blueberries, Loganberries, Raspberries, Strawberries, Tayberries. Frozen berries sold all winter. We grow over 40 different vegetables: Early bunched beets, red & green lettuces, our famously sweet nante carrots, kale, swiss chard, squash, apples, winter crops and Spring Greens! U-Pick Pumpkins – Halloween fun for families, friends, schools, groups. Fresh local eggs, herbs, compost, bark mulch, ladybugs, gourds, 1st & 2nd cut hay, straw and more!

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