It’s time to “Fall” for Durham

Article from Clarington This Week Eight great farms to explore with the whole family for some fall fun There’s nothing quite like the comfort of autumn. Sunny days, crisp air, the trees ablaze with gorgeous colours, and our dreams of pumpkin spice and the harvest finally coming true. It’s one of the best times to [...]

Growing a legacy of giving at Greenbank’s Forsythe Family Farms

Article from Clarington This Week Forsythe Family Farms has created a Giving Garden where visiting groups and organizations can learn about farming and harvest produce for a donation. Family farm sowing charitable acts with Giving Garden initiative UXBRIDGE — Among the rows of strawberries and other produce customers can pick themselves or purchase at Forsythe [...]

By |2018-12-04T11:54:45+00:00July 30th, 2018|Clarington This Week, News on the Farm|0 Comments

Get your strawberries before they’re gone

Uxbridge Times Journal Forsythe Family Farms warns of this year’s short and sweet season Matheu Macken picked strawberries at Forsythe Family Farms on July 1. - Chris Tanouye photo UXBRIDGE — This year’s unpredictable weather has resulted in a short and sweet season for local strawberries. Forsythe Family Farms in Uxbridge is warning [...]

By |2018-12-04T12:01:38+00:00June 28th, 2018|News on the Farm, Uxbridge Times Journal|0 Comments

You’re charging what??

Farmers and their farms survive by selling what they produce, be it directly to the public or wholesale to distributors.  We have been direct marketers for most of Jim’s farming career – starting with a roadside wagon and progressing to an on-farm market. This year we are venturing into attending some farmers markets, after having [...]

By |2016-05-29T13:18:35+00:00May 29th, 2016|farms, News on the Farm, Uncategorised|0 Comments

The Perfect Winter Day

Winter is not Jim's favorite season so this is not a statement that you would ever catch him saying BUT that is what you could say today is.  The sun is shining, the air is calm, the snow is sparkling like diamonds and the temperature isn't bone chilling, just fresh.  I love it! For Jim, it is [...]

By |2016-01-21T15:49:31+00:00January 21st, 2016|farms, News on the Farm, Uncategorised|0 Comments