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Site Map

Here is a handy list of all the pages on our site.

About

Our Story Forsythe Family Farms 2009 Inc. is owned and operated by Jim and Leslie Forsythe. Jim has been growing for the GTA in York Region for over 41 years, beginning in Markham in 1972 with cash crops.  He then switched to growing and marketing ...

Accessibility

Accessibility Providing Goods and Services to People with Disabilities Forsythe Family Farms 2009 Inc is committed to excellence in serving all customers including people with disabilities. Assistive devices We will ensure that our staff is familiar...

Birthday Parties

Birthday Celebrations on the Farm Creating memories that last a lifetime! Birthdays are a cherished time; a chance to create lasting memories with family and friends. We aim to make your child feel very special, after all, it's their birthday. The f...

Calendar of Events

2017 Calendar of Events Parents, Grandparents, Caregivers -  Bring your 2 - 4 year old tots and participate in a fun filled morning with story time, music and sing along as well as fun on the farm.  9:30 - 11:00 am.  Preregistration is recommended. Cont...

CSA

Forsythe Farms CSA Registration for the 2017 Spring-Autumn CSA season is   Open! We look forward to growing with you. Forsythe Farms CSA Membership Membership to the Forsythe Farms Community Shared Agriculture Program, or CSA, is for ...

CSA FAQ

CSA - Frequently Asked Questions What is a CSA? CSA stands for “Community Supported Agriculture” also known as a “Farm Share”. It is the coming together of the consumer, the farmer and the land in order to support and grow sustainable agriculture in the ...

Ways to Save

Ways to Save Referral Rewards Program As a CSA member you can refer friends and family to join our CSA. For every 1 referred friend, who successfully purchases a 2017 Spring-Autumn CSA share, you will earn the weekly value of your share.  Refer ...

CSA in the Workplace

Forsythe Farms CSA in the Workplace Participate in our CSA in the Workplace program and make membership to Forsythe Farms CSA a part of your corporate wellness plan. In doing so you and your co-workers will be serviced with a convenient weekly or bi-weekly...

CSA Mission & Vision

Vision -  “To be the most socially responsible CSA in the country, leading by example to others & industry, setting the standard, on how we treat our own, our members & local community.” Mission - “Grow the good in each other today ...

CSA Social Responsibility

  In a recent report , Ontario has been shown to have had a 38 percent increase in poverty over the past 20 years and shows that nearly one in five Ontario children live in poverty. This year as a CSA we plan on rolling up our sleeves to...

Current Events

Welcome To Our Rural World Celebrate food, family and fun in a beautiful country setting. The farm is closed for the season.  Reopening Victoria Day Weekend. School tours and birthday parties available beginning May 1st. Enjoy visiting the f...

Employment

Employment Opportunities Our farm has been growing since 1972 by providing top quality products and service to our customers. Our staff is an integral part of our success.  We are now accepting applications for farm market, farmers market and field ...

Farm 'n' Fun

Farm 'n' Fun Reconnect with the fun side of farms.  Slow down and breathe in the fresh country air.  Our farm here in Greenbank is a great place to visit and enjoy a relaxing time together with family and friends in the peacefulness of the countryside. Get b...

Farm and Forest Tour kindergarten plus

Farm and Forest Tour Strengthening their Foundations for a Healthier Future Nature is calling   Extend your Farming Foundations tour and spend up to 3 hours here on the farm. Go beyond the farms fields and explore our forest where wonders ab...

Farm Market

Our Farm Market Return to simpler times – eat local and savour the flavour of the seasons with fresh from the field taste that just can’t be beat. Each season is celebrated in our market. We feature our own as well as other locally grown fruits and ...

Farm School Tours - Intro

Farm Field Trips Strengthening their Foundation for a Healthier Future   Expand their horizons - Get outside and come visit our farm! Embrace nature Enjoy time outdoors here on our 50 acre working fruit and vegetable farm.  Relax and connect w...

Farmers' Markets

Find us at these Farmers Markets Bringing the farm closer to you! Toronto: Stonegate Farmer's Market 194 Park Lawn - St James Anglican Church parking lot on now until Oct 4th Tuesdays 4 - 7 pm Leslieville - Homegrown CSA ...

Farming Foundations - All Ages

Farming Foundations; A Tour for all Ages Strengthening their foundation for a healthier future. Book Your Farm Tour CALL Leslie or Angie at (905) 887-1086    Email us at forsythefamilyfarmtours@gmail.com Experience the farm with al...

Harvest Festival

October Harvest Festival Come on out; relax and enjoy a fun filled time with family and friends. We have lots of extra fun stuff happening along with our usual activities that we offer throughout our farming season. Daily Activities Enjoy...

Health & Safety

Health & Safety Have Fun, Stay Safe Farms hold a deep fascination for children. Our farm is a real, working farm which gives the children firsthand experience in food production and helps them gain an understanding of where their food comes from....

Home

 Booking Now for the 2017 School and Summer Camp Tour Season Expand your students horizons - Get outside and come visit our farm! Check out our weekday group tour programs .  Curriculum based with hands on, age appropriate activities for pr...

Hours and location

Hours and Location Our farm is now closed for the season.  We will reopen Victoria Day weekend. (School tours and birthday parties are available beginning May 1st.  To book your tour or party call 905-887-1086)   School teachers and camp d...

Let's Celebrate

Celebrate Family! Come on out for a visit PHONE 905-887-1087 Father's Day Slow down, relax and breathe in the fresh countryside air.  Enjoy time with your family; parents and Grandparents are free when accompanied by their kids on Father's ...

Links

Links Ontario Farm Fresh Marketing Association Memberships Ontario Agri-Food Education Inc. Durham Farm Fresh Networking Association for Farm Direct Marketing and Agri-Tourism Ontario Berry Growers Association Gardening Gardening...

Naturally Raised Meats

Meats - Naturally Raised Pork, Chicken  and Turkey We believe in treating our animals with respect; they are our partners in the sustainability and success of our farm.  Our animals are given adequate space, nutritious food that is easily accessible an...

Pick Your Own

Our main pick your own crops here at the farm are: strawberries, peas, beans, tomatoes and pumpkins. Pick your own is now finished for the season.  We still  have a nice selection of fresh picked Ontario apples and vegetables, either grown by us or...

Soil and Habitat Workshops Grades 3,4

Science in Agriculture - Soil and Habitats Strengthening their foundation for a healthier future. Children are curious about the world around them and develop attitudes early in life. What better place than on a farm to cultivate this curiosity...

Story Time on the Farm grade 1 plus

Story Time on the Farm   W here Imagination Reigns and Stories Enchant! Make your day on the farm a creative one filled with memories.  Spend up to 4 hours enjoying a unique, interactive opportunity to encourage further development  of the c...

Summer Fun Farm Tours - j/k plus

Summer Fun Farm Tours Strengthening their foundation for a healthier future. Our Summer Fun Tours here on our Greenbank farm are ideal for camps and daycares with children 4 to 12 years old. Our tours are guided by experienced instructors...

The Giving Garden

The Giving Garden   Harvest is now complete.  The Giving Garden will soon be prepped for winter.  Looking forward to beginning anew next year.   ...

Tot Spot

Little Sprouts Tot Spot Strengthening their foundation for a healthier future. Moms, Dads, Grandparents or Caregivers Come experience the farm Come on out You will have lots of fun With your little sprout! They grow up fast.  ...

Walk Our Trails

Walk Our Trails There are wonders everywhere in the natural world. Our farm, with its mix of habitats, gives you the opportunity to explore some of these wonders. Each season has a beauty its own on our farm and in our mixed deciduous and evergreen...

Your Event on the Farm

Host Your Event Here on our Farm Looking for a beautiful, rural farm setting in which to host your family reunion, church events, corporate meetings/ picnics, or as a gorgeous backdrop for your engagement photos?    We have a great venue to...