Local fruit and vegetables
Buying from local farms supports
are as fresh as it gets! They are healthy
choices and taste great because t
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Message from
Halton Regional
Chair Gary Carr
Halton Farms
A Guided Tour of
Simply Local involves the Halton community through a
work group consisting of local farmers, dietitians and other
professionals, whose input and assistance is invaluable. The
initiative was originally funded by the Ministry of Health and
Long-Term Care through Choices 4 Health, a group of individuals
and organizations within Halton working together to promote
healthy eating, physical activity, smoke-free living and stress
If you would like to find out more about Simply Local, contact
Access Halton by email at [email protected] or by calling
905-825-6000 or 1-866-4HALTON.
We want to hear from you!
Do you have any questions or comments about
A Guided Tour of Halton Farms? Are you looking for more
copies? Email us at [email protected] or visit
Halton Region
Toll free: 1-866-4HALTON
TTY: 905-827-9833
Halton Region and the Simply Local initiative cannot guarantee the quality of the
products and/or services sold at the operations listed in this directory, nor can they
guarantee the hours of operation as advertised.
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Are you a visitor
looking for a
genuine Halton
Learn more about things to do in Halton by calling or
visiting the websites of our Local Municipal tourism
Tourism Burlington
Halton Region values its farms – they are part of our heritage.
Many Halton farms are family businesses, and Halton Region is
proud to support them through programs like Simply Local.
in season
Supporting your local farmers
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Simply Local is simply
a great idea!
Simply Local is a Regional initiative to promote Halton’s
agricultural industry, and to encourage healthy eating and
physical activity. It also creates an important connection between
Halton residents and Halton farms.
Tel: 877-499-9989
Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce
Tel: 905-877-7119
Tel: 905-878-0581
Oakville Economic Development
Tel: 905-338-4187
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Farm Safety Tips
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Heritage Farms and
Conservation Areas
In a
Halton Region Museum
Bronte Creek Provincial Park
Country Heritage Park
Conservation Halton Parks
& Entertainment
Farm-Fresh Produce
Apples and Cider
These farms grow some or all
of their products in Halton and
sell directly to consumers.
1. Allison’s Farm
10636 Eighth Line, Georgetown
Tel: 905-873-8283
Pick-Your-Own: strawberries
On-Farm Market: sweet corn,
apples, pumpkins, tomatoes, potatoes,
squash, blueberries, melons, preserves,
pies, bread (weekends only), ice
cream, mums
Open 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. from June
to October
2. Andrews Scenic
9365 No. 10 Side Road,
Milton/Halton Hills
Tel: 905-878-5807
rhubarb, strawberries, cherries,
currants, gooseberries, raspberries,
blueberries, elderberries, pumpkins,
gourds, Indian corn, plums, pears,
On-Farm Market: all pick-your-own
crops plus sweet corn, Indian corn,
squash, pies, jam, honey, maple syrup,
baked goods, yoghurt, ice cream, gift
shop and gift baskets
Activities: school and public farm
tours, pumpkin patch, hayrides, picnic/
play area, animal corral, playground;
fall: haunted forest, straw mountain
Open daily 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. from
May 5 to October 31; Saturday and
Sunday only 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
from November 1 to April 30
3. Applevale Orchards
5144 Derry Road, Burlington
Tel: 905-625-9441
Pick-Your-Own: apples, pears
On-Farm Market: apples, pears, cider
Open daily, 8:00 a.m. to dusk, August
to November
5408 Derry Road, Burlington
Tel: 905-878-6355
On-Farm Market: honey, maple
vegetables, turkeys, chickens, eggs,
unpasteurized apple cider
Open daily from September to Christmas
weekends only from January to August,
call for times
5. Chudleigh’s Farm
9528 Regional Road 25, Milton
Tel: 905-878-2725
Pick-Your-Own: apples
On-Farm Market: apples, cider, baked
goods, gift shop
Activities: birthday parties, tours,
company parties, straw maze, play
area, tractor wagon rides, farm animal
area, face painting, pumpkin patch,
licensed lunch area, entertainment
area, separate outdoor corporate area
for rent.
Open daily 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. from
July to October 31; bakery & gift shop
open 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Friday,
Saturday and Sunday from November
1 to December 23; December 24 open
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
6. Clembrook
Christmas Farm
4231 Derry Road, Milton
Tel: 905-878-6576
Pick-Your-Own: cut-your-ownChristmas tree
On-Farm Market: pre-cut Christmas
trees, tree stands, wreaths, garlands,
home craft gifts, specialty gifts, hot
unpasteurized cider, hot chocolate
weather permitting (weekends only),
school and public farm tours, display of
antique Christmas decorations, Santa
and Mrs. Claus visit on weekends
Open weekdays 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.;
weekends 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. from
mid-November to Christmas
7. Colabrese Orchards
11550 No. 15 Side Rd., Georgetown
Tel: 905-877-0566
Pick-Your-Own: apples
On-Farm Market: apples
Open daily 8:00 a.m. to dusk, September
and October
Nurseries &
13. Maplecairn Farm
8189 Guelph Line, Campbellville
Tel: 905-854-1957
Garden Centres
14. Merrybrook Farms,
Pete’s U-Pick
se nurseries and garden centres grow some or all of their products in Halton and sell directly to consumers.
9110 Esquesing/Fourth Line,
Tel: 905-878-6237
27. Arbor Garden
Centre and Nursery
6556 Trafalgar Road, Hornby
Tel: 905-876-1395
ducts: native and ornamental trees,
bs, perennials, annuals, garden
ments, pumpkins, gourds, natural
r garden furniture, arbours
n 7 days a week from the end of
ch to Christmas, weather permitting
15. Rae’s Farm
1315 Britannia Road East, Hornby
Tel: 905-878-7708
Halton Hills
28. Crawfords Country
8669 No. 5 Side Road, Milton
Tel: 905-878-0223
ducts: container garden products for
g, summer and Christmas, hanging
ets, urn drop-ins, patio tubs,
dow boxes, annuals, perennials
n Monday to Saturday 9:00 a.m. –
p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. –
p.m., March to June; Monday to
rday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday
0 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., November and
16. Scotch Block
9365 No. 10 Side Road,
Milton/Halton Hills
Tel: 905-878-5807
29. D.G. Greenhouses
30. Doorn Garden
7256 Bell School Line, Milton
Tel: 905-878-4908
Farmers’ Markets
Farm-Fresh Produce
& Entertainment
8. DiGirolamo Farm
8890 Eighth Line, Georgetown
Tel: 905-877-9842
Pick-Your-Own: tomatoes, peppers,
eggplant, broccoli, rapini, squash,
Open from August 15 to November 5
Horse Farms with
Numbers on map correspond
to numbers in farm listings
18. Uncle Scott’s Farm
6583 Walker’s Line, Burlington
Sells Christmas
See Farm
Safety Tips
19. White Rock
Ostrich Farm
13085 Fourth Line, Milton
Tel: 519-856-2629
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6202 Walker’s Line, Burlington
Tel: 905-335-2515
Pick-Your-Own: strawberries,
raspberries, currants
On-Farm Market: pick-your-own items
beets, beans, tomatoes, eggplant,
peppers, squash, pumpkins, zucchini,
Activities: rides to strawberry patch
Open weekdays (except Mondays)
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. from May to
October; weekends 10:00 a.m. –
5:00 p.m. Pick-your-own: weekdays
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (except Tuesdays,
until 8:00 p.m.) from early June to end of
July; weekends 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
5558 Trafalgar Road, Milton
Tel: 905-878-0722
Products: trees, fruit trees,
evergreens, shrubs, roses, perennials,
annuals, tropical plants, giftware,
fertilizer, mulch, soil, stones, pottery,
furniture, lawn ornaments, seeds,
Christmas trees
Open daily from March to December 24.
Call for hours
11565 Guelph Line, Brookville
Tel: 905-854-6184
Pick-Your-Own: ÎMUCPQ
Products: trees, shrubs, perennials,
annuals, fertilizer, mulch, soil, stones,
grass seed, pumpkins, Christmas trees
Open daily 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. from
March to November
37. The Country Squires
12266 Tenth Line, Georgetown
Tel: 905-873-7547
Products: annuals, perennials, roses,
evergreens, shrubs, water gardening,
trees, gardening products, garden
accessories, container gardening,
patio furniture, Christmas trees and
Activities: gardening seminars,
landscape design services, perennial
Open April to December 24, see website
for store hours
2601 Derry Road West, Campbellville
Tel: 905-875-3199
Products: shrubs, trees, grasses, winter
hardy perennials
Activities: lectures
Open 7 days a week, 9:00 a.m. –
5:00 p.m., mid-April to mid-October
35. Taylor Nursery
7429 Fifth Line, Milton
Tel: 905-876-4100
Products: trees, shrubs, annuals,
perennials, roses, sand, gravel, organic
garden supplies, landscape supplies,
fountains, soil, mulch, giftware,
fertilizer, stones, lawn ornaments,
grass seed
Open 7 days a week, April to October,
call for hours
36. Terra Greenhouses
36A 280 Britannia Road, Milton
Tel: 905-876-4000
36B 2273 Dundas Street (Hwy 5),
Tel: 905-332-3222
Products: perennials, annuals, herbs,
trees, shrubs, giftware, chemicals,
fertilizers, landscaping and garden
supplies, water gardening products
and supplies, hanging baskets,
seeds, garden ornaments, Christmas
Open 7 days a week, check website for
38. Tuitman’s Garden
Centre & Landscaping
12771 Regional Road 25, Acton
Tel: 519-853-2480
Products: trees, evergreens, shrubs,
roses, perennials, annuals, giftware,
chemicals, fertilizer, mulch, soil, stones,
pottery, greenhouses, furniture, lawn
Christmas trees and decorations
Open 7 days a week, Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m.
– 6:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. –
5:00 p.m., March to June; Monday to
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Saturday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., (closed
Christmas), July to December; January
and February by appointment
39. Van Dongen’s
Landscaping &
Nurseries Ltd.
6750 Trafalgar Road, Hornby
Tel: 905-878-1105
Christmas trees
Products: common and unusual
perennials, water plants, tree moving,
landscaping, garden supplies, hanging
baskets, Christmas trees
Activities: picnic/play area, special
events, pumpkin hunt, maze, paddleboats
Open daily from March 15 to December
to March 14
Horse Farms
with Recreational Activities
se horse farms are open to the public and offer activities like riding lessons, camps and shows.
4393 Tremaine Road, Milton
Tel: 905-876-2166
vities: riding lessons for all ages,
ding, March and summer camps,
day parties, clinics, hosting of 4-H
n Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. – 9:00
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.,
ay 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. year
3123 No. 3 Side Road, Milton
Tel: 416-587-9739
reels, gift shop
Activities: ÍQFGLE
Open daily, 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. July
and August; Friday, Saturday and Sunday
7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April to June and
September to November
12. Hutchinson Farm
14177 Trafalgar Road, Georgetown
Tel: 905-877-4915
ducts: trees, fruit trees, evergreens,
bs, roses, perennials, annuals,
ue giftware, chemicals, fertilizer,
h, soil, stones, pottery, water
ts, greenhouses, furniture, lawn
ments, seeds
n daily 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. from
ch to end of December; spring house
a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
40. Ballygrace Farm
10. Fish 4 Trout
19715 Guelph Line, Campbellville
Tel: 905-854-5458
On-Farm Market: Roadside
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(approximately 50 varieties), eggs,
meat, maple syrup
Open Wednesdays 2:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m
year round; roadside stand by chance in
season, or call for times
32. Jade Gardens
and Greenhouses
34. Sheridan
Nurseries & Garden
9. The Farm
12399 No. 15 Side Road, Georgetown
Tel: 905-873-2050 / 905-877-7976
Pick-Your-Own: beans, beets,
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cucumber, eggplant, onions, peas,
peppers, pumpkins, raspberries,
rhubarb, romaine, squash, strawberries
tomatoes, fresh garlic, herbs
On-Farm Market: pick your own
Open weekdays 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.,
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday
& holidays 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
from mid-June (strawberry season);
open weekdays 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.,
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Sunday
& holidays 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., midJuly to September
1230 Britannia Road, Milton
Tel: 905-873-1900
Products: trees, soil, sod, stones,
mulch, garden supplies
Open Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. –
6:00 p.m., Saturday, 8:00 a.m. –
5:00 p.m., April to mid-December
33. Oak-Ridge
Horticultural Farm
& Nursery
8890 Eighth Line, Georgetown
Tel: 905-877-9842
ducts: perennials, herbs, annuals,
mums, ornamental cabbage, kale,
settias, some shrubs
n daily 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. from
of April to December 24
17. Springridge Farm
31. Harwood’s Soil
Farm and Garden
41. Bayview Equestrian
3180 Cedar Springs Road, Burlington
Tel: 905-332-4938
vities: riding lessons for all ages
beginner to “A” Circuit, boarding
training facility for hunters and
pers, summer day camps
n weekdays 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.;
kends 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
42. Bertin Stables
Lake Ontario
20. Wheelbarrow
8277 No. 10 Side Road,
Halton Hills
Tel: 905-878-7070
Activities: wagon rides through the
Open weekends only, 9:00 a.m. –
5:00 p.m.; weekday afternoons by
chance in September and October
21. William’s Orchards
10101 Hume Court, Halton Hills
Tel: 905-876-4220
On-Farm Market: apples, cider, prune
Open weekends and holidays 9:00 a.m.
– 5:00 p.m. in September and October
22. Willis Family Fruit
6063 Fifth Line, Milton
Tel: 905-876-2606
Pick-Your-Own: apples, pumpkins
On-Farm Market: apples, pumpkins
Activities: pumpkin patch, hay rides
Open weekends only in September and
23. Burlington Mall Farmers’
Prospect Street south of Zellers in Burlington Mall
parking lot
Tel: 905-617-1227
Open Wednesdays and Fridays 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.;
Saturdays 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. from 1st
Wednesday of May to the last Saturday in October
24. Georgetown Farmers’
Downtown Georgetown, between Church Street
and James Street on Main Street South
Tel: 905-873-4970
Open Saturdays 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. from mid-June
to early October
25. Milton Farmers’ Market
Main Street, between Martin and James Streets
Tel: 905-878-0581
Open Saturdays 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. from midMay to mid October
26. Oakville Civitan Farmers’
Hopedale Mall, 1515 Rebecca Street and Third Line
Tel: 905-845-6460
Open 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. from 1st Saturday in May
to last Saturday in November
3445 Dundas Street West, Oakville
Tel: 905-827-4678
vities: riding lessons, horse shows,
n weekdays, 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.;
kends 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
545 Old York Road, Burlington
Tel: 905-690-0159
vities: farm tours, presentations
ewfoundland pony and Canadian
e breeds, hosting of 4-H groups
n daily year round by appointment
44. Five Star Ranch
11233 Second Line, Campbellville
Tel: 905-854-6300
Activities: riding lessons, March break
and summer camps for adults and
children, educational clinics, horse
shows, breeders of Canadian horses
Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 a.m.
– 5:00 p.m.; closed Mondays and
holidays, year round
45. Glenwood Farm
and Stable
50. Horse Sense Training 56. Reschburl
11772 No. 17 Side Road, Georgetown
Equestrian Centre
9838 Fifth Line North, Georgetown
Tel: 905-334-1185
Activities: English and Western riding
lessons for all ages, boarding, March
break and summer camps, EC riding
tests, horse shows
Open year round, closed Monday
Tel: 905-877-5333
Activities: Western riding lessons,
Open year round, by appointment
46. Gillonna Farms
and Equestrian Centre
9256 Third Line, Milton
Tel: 905-693-1657
Activities: riding lessons, summer
camp, horse shows, lectures,
presentations, clinics, co-op program,
working student program
Open daily 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
47. Halton Place
Horse & Country
9328 No. 15 Side Road, Halton Hills
Tel: 905-873-2316 x 30
Activities: horse shows, breeding, coop placements, lectures, presentations,
clinics, private and corporate events,
wine tasting
Open daily 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
48. Halton School of
1470 Steeles Avenue, Hornby
Tel: 905-826-2889
Activities: riding lessons, summer
camps, Trillium shows
Open year round
49. Hendervale
Equestrian Complex
5244 No. 1 Side Road, Milton
Tel: 905-827-2234
Activities: riding lessons, summer
camps, schooling shows, “A” Circuit,
Trillium shows
Open daily 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
51. Hunter Green
Equestrian Centre
6207 Walker’s Line, Burlington
Tel: 905-332-0840
Activities: riding lessons, boarding,
March break and summer camps, horse
shows, clinics, foster farm of OSAS
Open 7 days a week, Monday to Saturday,
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., Sunday, 8:00 a.m.
– 8:00 p.m.
52. Milestone
8259 Walker’s Line, Campbellville
Tel: 905-854-0762
Activities: riding lessons, horse shows
Open year round; call for times
53. Old Orchard Farm
12386 First Line, Nassagewaya, Milton
Tel: 519-763-1134
Activities: riding lessons, horse and pony
club shows, day camps, presentations/
clinics, riding trails, farm connects to
miles of hacking and two cross country
courses, modern pentathlon
Open daily 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
54. Parish Ridge Stables
2377 Colling Road, Burlington
Tel: 905-331-7176
Activities: riding lessons, camps
Open 7 days a week, Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.; Saturdays 8:00
a.m. – 8:00 p.m.; and Sundays 8:00 a.m.
– 7:00 p.m.
55. Reindance
Equestrian Centre
5506 Blind Line, Burlington
Tel: 905-315-9130
Activities: riding trails, presentations and
literature on Friesian horses
Open weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., and
weekends 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
4265 No. 2 Side Road, Burlington
Tel: 905-319-0451
Activities: riding lessons, horse shows,
summer camps
Open 7 days a week, Monday to Friday
9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Saturday and
Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
57. The Ranch
2381 Burnhamthorpe Road West,
Tel: 905-469-2989
Activities: riding lessons, trail rides, hay
and sleigh rides, boarding, group rides,
kids’ camps, pony rides, birthday parties
Open 7 days a week, year round, seasonal
58. Schellenberg
2483 Burnhamthorpe Road, Oakville
Tel: 905-825-0500
Activities: riding lessons, summer day
camps, “A” Circuit and Trillium shows
Open weekdays 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.;
weekends 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; year
round except Christmas
59. Trilliumview Stables
1060 Burnhamthorpe Road West,
Tel: 905-257-2233
Activities: riding lessons, horse shows,
clinics, camps, birthday parties
Open 7 days a week, year round
60. Wildwood Manor
14097 Ninth Line, Georgetown
Tel: 905-877-6852
Activities: riding lessons for all ages,
trail rides, winter, March break and
summer camps, birthday parties, picnics,
cross country skiing, tobogganing,
skating, hayrides
Open year round (except Christmas), by

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