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P.Y.O (Pick Your Own)

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PYO: Farmer’s Market


The Farmer’s Market on Thursdays is kind of fun…it’s a bit of the burbs in the city. $.75 sunflower (from Andrews’ Scenic Acres), blueberries & strawberries (from Warner’s Farm, Beamsville – blueberries are not that sweet), corn AND an apple crumble (from ASA)….. Getting home should be interesting. Advertisements

PYO: Berries!


Location: 9365 10th Sideroad, Milton/Halton Hills http://www.andrewsscenicacres.com So, this was my second time at Andrews’ Scenic Acres in Milton – the first was for pumpkin’ picking. As we walked in (***update***no admission fee), we were told that there were strawberries and raspberries ready for picking – and were given two baskets – a larger one … Continue reading

PYO: Pumpkin Pickin’


Location: 9365 10 Side Road, Milton, ON http://www.andrewsscenicacres.com This was our first time visiting Andrews’ Scenic Acres and it seems to be the most popular! Apparently the home of the Great Pumpkin Challenge! And the farm itself is quite nice… Although the ‘haunted maze’ wasn’t very scary at all! Nor much of a maze for … Continue reading

PYO: Cherry Picking


Locations: E.D. Smith Cherry Farm 980 Highway #8, Winona, Ontario Puddicombe Estate Farms & Winery 1468 #8 Hwy, Winona, Ontario All summer long I’d been meaning to go strawberry picking…which by late summer had turned into peach-picking. Finally, when the opportunity for anything-picking came up, our GPS was eagerly set up to locate the E.D. … Continue reading

PYO: Apple Picking in Milton


Location: 6063 Fifth Line Milton, Ontario An apple a day…..is what I’ve been having ever since we went apple picking on Sunday at the Willis Family Fruit Farm in Milton. Jonagolds, Golden Russets, Empires, Courtlands and Mutsus were all ready to be picked…and pick we did. I think it really does make a difference picking … Continue reading