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MARKET GARDENS       

  • Piedmont Valley Farm’s gardens are grown with agro-ecological and permaculture practices
  • We utilize NO synthetic herbicides, fungicides, pesticides, preservatives or fertilizers to produce healthy food for our customers and to help protect the health of our soils and environment
  • Seed saving and local organic and open-pollinated heritage seed sources
  • Minimal tillage, rotational crops, manual weeding, poultry compost enriched soil
  • Seasonal small fruits and varieties of berries
  • Perennial fresh & dried herbs (sage, savoury, oregano, chives)
  • Ongoing planting assortments of nut and fruit-bearing trees and shrubs that will produce in time
  • Hand-harvested small batches of ‘Brambleberry Tea’ – delicious and refreshing blends of air-dried blackberry, red and golden raspberry leaves
  • Limited special edition tea with mint or wild rose petals
  • Farm grown fruit jam and wildflower jellies are made only with fair-trade organic cane sugar https://fairtrade.ca/producers-products/sugar/
  • Edible flowers and rustic bouquets on occasion

Visit our Facebook page to discover what is freshly harvested and available seasonally at the Farmstead

https://www.facebook.com/piedmontvalleyfarms/

Call ahead for a farm tour, or you can shop for our products at our vendor booth at the

MERIGOMISH SCHOOLHOUSE MARKETPLACE

Sundays 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.  (1682 Shore Rd. Hwy #245 Merigomish, NS)         

https://www.facebook.com/MerigomishSchoolhouseMarketplace/   

Are you an artisan, craft maker or producer of an interesting product but have no interest in being a Market Vendor?

We can help!

As the volunteer Management of the Merigomish Schoolhouse Marketplace we offer low-cost consignment sales for great locally made crafts and products at our Vendor tables

Contact us to discuss consignments or to rent your own table at the Schoolhouse’s accredited FMNS Farmers Market! (open the first Sunday of April to the last before Christmas each season)

 

Follow these links to learn more about how our natural gardens grow…

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agroecology 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Permaculture  

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seed_saving