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Winter finally ended and we’re looking forward hopefully to better weather than the summer of 2017.
On Victoria Day we transplanted our giant pumpkins at the farm in Richmond Hill in preparation for your Thanksgiving and Halloween displays. As in Muskoka, it was a beautiful summer day.

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Despite the cool wet weather the Ontario strawberry season has begun. It usually means more local produce starts to roll in so we can look forward to fresh summer salads lakeside.

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17 May / 2017
Author: Bruce Tags: , , , Comments: 0

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Silver Stream Farms market in Port Sandfield is open again for the 2017 cottage season. With the Victoria Day long weekend coming up, it looks like the weather is finally improving.

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07 Oct / 2015

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After a wet and cool June start, the cottage season was looking like a repeat of the past few years. Thankfully July, August and September enjoyed warmer and sunnier weather than we’ve had for some time and we all had a memorable summer. Fall is here and after Thanksgiving it’s time to start preparing for winter.

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01 Oct / 2014

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The summer that never was is over and Fall wasted no time in arriving in full force. We have been harvesting our giant pumpkins since the first week of September for the market in Port Sandfield and bringing up the best of Ontario’ Fall fruits and vegetables. The leaf colours here in Muskoka are spectacular and a weekend at the cottage is a must this time of year.

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12 Jun / 2014

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After a late winter and short spring, Ontario field-grown fruits and vegetables are beginning to reach the local markets. Asparagus leads the charge every summer and this year the quality and taste has been exceptional. There is still time to enjoy but the season always ends too soon.
Fresh Ontario strawberries are in our Port Sandfield Market now! Warm weather has made the berries extra sweet.

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27 Aug / 2013
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This time of year provides the widest variety of locally grown fruits and vegetables available in Ontario. Sweet corn is at it’s very sweetest, local apples are coming to market, raspberries and strawberries are still coming from ever-bearing fields and the watermelons are dripping in flavour. Niagara peaches are exceptional and Fall squashes are rolling in.
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28 May / 2013
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Asparagus lovers should be in heaven right now as the Ontario asparagus season is at its peak. Here at Silver Stream Farms, we carry both regular and organic asparagus grown by a local farmer that we have been dealing with for over 30 years. The season comes and goes so quickly, it’s hard to get enough.
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