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Rockwood
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 10 (4.0469)
Persons: one
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 26203
Region: Ontario

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Last Updated: January 3, 2014

We are a small local farm in Centre Wellington. We have goats, sheep, a calf, pigs, geese, ducks, 14 breeds of chickens, guinea fowl, pheasants, quail, standard and heritage turkeys.
We have a federal egg grading station and certified kitchen on the farm. We are at present gathering, washing, sanitizing, grading and packing for market over 1,000 dozen eggs a month.
We are vendors at a Market on Saturdays year round. Every other week we travel to Toronto to deliver orders to 3-6 restaurants, butcher shops, and private customers.
Locally we deliver to a butcher shop and bakeshop on Tuesdays and a restaurant and bakery on Fridays. We also delivery to other customers on request.
We are a work placement for special needs youth who need a calm, positive work place for 2 hours a week.
We also have a large garden where we grow mainly heritage vegetables. Our large crops are Jerusalem artichokes, garlic and rhubarb.
We have many families come out to educate themselves, children...in growing safe food.
We are also a farm that offer hand on experiences to families who have children with autism.
We enjoy teaching and sharing our farming experience with others. We have a lot to offer in a very relaxed setting.

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