Discover why buying Ontario food is good for you and your family,
local communities and the environment!

 

It supports our communities

Choosing fresh and delicious local food helps to create jobs and supports our economic growth in Ontario. It also builds a strong sense of community by supporting Ontario’s farmers and businesses. Every time you buy local, you make a positive impact.

 

It helps the environment

Ontario farmers take pride in being good stewards of the land, helping to preserve it for future generations. Buying local also means your food comes from closer to home, and the closer, the fresher!

 

It's nutritious and tastes great

Adding nutritious Ontario foods fruits and vegetables to your diet can help contribute to a healthier lifestyle.

https://www.ontario.ca/foodland/page/why-buy-local

 

We Love local!

Finding locally grown, fresh, tasty food in Ontario is becoming easier all the time – and the diversity of the products available is incredible. All throughout the year, there is a constant supply of locally produced meats, eggs, dairy products and greenhouse vegetables available at grocery stores, farmers’ markets, farm retailers, restaurants and community events. With the arrival of spring and summer, the choices are even more plentiful as dozens of long-awaited fruits, vegetables and flowers come into season.



SPRINGWATER
705-730-0405Mettrum Originals Farm Store @ Hempola Farms
Take a Hemp Break at 2133 Forbes Rd, Open Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 10-4
Canada‘s first dedicated hemp farm & food brand specializing in nutrition & beauty

ST. CATHARINES
905-682-0642 White Meadows Farms
2519 Effingham St Pelham www.whitemeadowsfarms.com
Taste, Shop & Tour Maple Discover Maple Tour Fri & Sat at 10:30am Shop Daily 9-5

TARA
519-477-0142Keady Livestock & Outdoor Farmers' Market
117012 Grey Cty Rd 3 & 16 Year Round Tuesdays 7-1 ATM Free Admission & Park
Grey County‘s largest outdoor market No pets keadymarkettuesdays@gmail.com

WELLAND
905-735-1700 ex 4000Welland Farmers' Market
70 Young Street in the heart of downtown Welland. Year round Saturdays 6am-noon.
Meat, eggs, produce, baked goods & specialty items. Indoor & outdoor vendors.

Interested in advertising on our 100 Mile Markets Page?
Click here for rates.



buy local

ABERFOYLE
519-823-1595Aberfoyle Farmers' Market
Optimist Rec Ctr 23 Brock Rd S, Aberfoyle Open Sat 8-1, rain or shine May 27-Oct 28/17
Foods You Love-Farmers You Know! Fresh baking, produce, meat & artisans www.afma.ca

ASHBURN
905-655-4123Hy-Hope Farm
Farm market with seasonal fruits & veggies, baked goods made from scratch, traditional jams and preserves and an 18 hole golf course with loads more. Open all year round

BARRIE
705-737-4498Nicholyn Farms
3088 Horseshoe Valley Rd, just north of Barrie Open year round www.nicholyn.com
Local food market featuring meats, game meats, produce & so much more! Cafe & bakery

BOBCAYGEON
705-738-9426Bobcaygeon Farmers' Market
Bobcaygeon Fairgrounds 47 Mansfield St, just south of Ring St.
An amazine selection of local vendors Saturdays 8am to 1pm

COLDWATER
Coldwater Mill Farmers' Market
1 Mill St Coldwater, Saturdays 9-2 until Thanksgiving
Visit the cutest lil’ Farmers’ Market in Ontario!

ELORA
www.elorafarmersmarket.com Elora Farmers' Market
Bissell Park 127 East Mill St Open Sat 9-1 rain or shine May 6 thru October
Everything you imagine a farmers’ market should be!

FLESHERTON
519-924-2270Flesherton & District Farmers' Market
Flesherton Arena parking lot behind library Sat 8-1 rain or shine May 20-Oct 7
Produce, meats, baking, bread, artisans www.fleshertonfarmersmarket.ca

GRIMSBY
mseaborn@silmaril.on.caGrimsby Farmers' Market
Local farm vendors meet every Thursday from June to Thanksgiving. 3 to 7pm on Main Street between Christie & Ontario Streets www.grimsbyfarmersmarket.ca

GUELPH
519-822-1260 x 2444Guelph Farmers' Market
4 Gordon St Open Saturdays 7am-12 noon year round
Discover quality artisanal food & handcrafted goods prepared by local makers, farmers & entrepreneurs

MEAFORD
519-538-4368Meaford Farmers' Market
Meaford Harbour Pavilion, St. Vincent St., Fridays June 2 - Oct. 6, 3 to 7 p.m
Baking, fish, meats, fresh produce, crafts. www.meafordfarmersmarket.ca

MONO
905-505-6650Rockcliffe Farm
388114 Mono Centre Rd halfway between Airport Rd & Hwy 10, just N of Orangeville Open daily 10-5 all summer
Black angus beef, pork, chicken, turkey & lamb raised naturally on our property as well as organic produce.

ORANGEVILLE
519-942-0087Orangeville Farmers’ Market
Saturdays 8am-1pm Second Street at Broadway www.orangevillefarmersmarket.ca

ORILLIA
705-238-7955Orillia Farmers' Market
Saturdays 7:30am-12:30pm year round, free parking, live music
Celebrating 175 years on August 26/17 www.orillia.ca/ofm

OSHAWA
905-725-6686North Oshawa Farmers' Market
Legend’s Centre 1661 Harmony Rd N, Every Saturday May 13-Oct 28 8am to 1pm
Produce, meat, honey, apple cider, maple syrup and specialty items

SCHOMBERG
416-898-8019 Schomberg Farmers' Market
25 Dillane Dr, @ the Trisan Centre June 2-Oct 6 Fri Night 3-8pm, Sat Market June 3-Oct 7 9am-1pm
Fresh baking, produce, meat, country crafts, preserves, plants, bread, all local Call for Saturday location

SIMCOE
Simcoe Farmers' Market
Thursdays 9-4 year round On the Norfolk County Fairgrounds, 172 South Dr, Simcoe
Butchers-bakers-produce-eggs-fish-deli-cheese-honey-maple syrup-crafts