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Ontario Fruits and Vegetables – Taste Them Again for the Very First Time!

cherriesAll year round there is a treat that many of us eagerly await – it’s that first bite of a fresh Ontario peach, those first slices of vine-ripened tomatoes, unbelievably sweet Ontario strawberries, blueberries packed full of flavour, a bowlful of black and red cherries, juicy and sweet Ontario muskmelon.

The season for fresh fruit is short. Don’t miss out! Find out when our fresh fruit is at its peak and go ahead, take a big bite!

Apples: August, September, October

Apricots: July, August

Asian Veggies: June, July, August, September, October

Asparagus: June

Beans: June, July, August, September, October

Beets: July, August, September, October

Blueberries: June, July, August, September

Broccoli: June, July, August, September, October

Brussels Sprouts: September, October

Cabbage: June, July, August, September, October

Carrots: July, August, September, October

Cauliflower: June, July, August, September, October

Celery: July, August, September, October

Cherries: June

Corn: July, August, September, October

Cranberries: October

Cucumber: June, July, August, September, October

Eggplant: August, September, October

Garlic: July, August, September, October

Gooseberries: July, August

Grapes: August, September:

Leeks: August, September, October

Lettuce: June, July, August, September, October

Mushrooms: June, July, August, September, October

Nectarines: August, September

Onions: June, July, August, September, October

Parsnips: August, September, October

Peaches:  July, August, September

Pears: August, September, October

Peas: July, August, September, October

Peppers: June, July, August, September, October

Plums: July, August, September, October

Potatoes: June, July, August, September, October

Radicchio: July, August, September

Radishes: June, July, August, September, October

Rapini: July, August, September, October

Raspberries: July, August, September

Rhubarb: June, July

Rutabaga: June, July, August, September, October

Spinach: June, July, August, September, October

Sprouts: June, July, August, September, October

Squash: July, August, September, October

Strawberries: June, July, August

Sweet Potatoes: June, July, August, September, October

Tomatoes: July, August, September, October

Zucchini: June, July, August, September, October

dsc_0012_0Local Farmers’ Markets

East Lynn Park Farmers’ Market
1949 Danforth Ave
Thursday, 3-7 pm, June 7-Oct. 25
my-market.ca

East York Farmers’ Market
East York Civic Ctr, 850 Coxwell Ave
Tuesday, 8 am-2 pm May 17-Nov. 1

Leslieville Farmers’ Market
Jonathon Ashbridge Park
Sun., 9 am-2 pmJune 3-Oct. 28
leslievillemarket.com

Withrow Park Farmers’ Market
725 Logan Ave
Sat., 9 am-1 pmMay 19-Oct. 27
withrowpark.ca

For a full list of Farmers’ Markets across Ontario, visit farmersmarketsontario.com