Loutet Farm Gate Sales every Wednesday, 4-6pm and Saturday 10am-12pm
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Beautiful fall colours at the farm!  Come by to pick up the best of the harvest season.
 
Here's what's fresh this week:

Please note: we do our best to project what we can harvest, but we can't guarantee that everything will be available, or available at both Wed. and Sat. markets.  As we have limited quantities of some items, arrive early for the best selection!  

Fresh Sheet

Wednesday September 17th, 4-6pm
Saturday, September 20th, 10am-12pm 

  • Leeks 
  • Green Onions
  • Heirloom Tomatoes
  • Cherry Tomatoes (orange, red, purple, yellow) 
  • Hot peppers (jalapeno, red chili)
  • Eggplant (long white & dusky purple)
  • Bulb Onions (yellow & red)
  • Multi-colour Carrots 
  • Cured storage garlic - Hardneck (Red Russian, Persian Star)
  • Basil 
  • Kale bunches *new fall plants
  • Swiss chard *new fall plants
  • Radishes 
  • Salad Turnips *They're back!
  • Salad Mix
  • Arugula
  • Squash (red kuri, butternut, delicata, acorn, spaghetti, sugar pumpkin) *new*
  • Zucchini
  • Beets (early wonder and chioggia)
  • Cucumbers (english, snacking)
  • North Shore Honey (new dark late harvest)
Get your own EGP T-Shirt ($20) and produce bag ($10) - all proceeds support our projects! 

Get Involved

Workbees:

Wed. September 24th, 5-6:30pm (Potluck 6:30-7pm)
Sat. October 11th, 10am-noon


Come out to our next work bee and help us wrestle with the newest plant invasion (aka weeds).   Or join the compost social, with muscle-building and aromatherapy as added benefits!  
 

Our community potlucks are always lots of fun - meet your neighbours, share a meal and gardening tips. There is always lots to learn, and it's fun for the whole family! No need to have volunteered before the potluck - just come join us!
 
If you've never volunteered with us and have questions, check out the FAQs on our website

Pumpkin Patch!


Bring your family out to the best pumpkin patch on the North Shore!  Pick a pumpkin from the patch, press some apples, and listen to Gogo Bonkers perform.  

When: Sat. October 18th
Where: Loutet Farm,
14th & Rufus Ave

For more info, see the website.
 

Feature Recipe:


Kuri Squash Soup
Have you ever tried the brilliantly orange and uniquely-shaped red Kuri squash?  We grow quite a few of them at the farm and they have a great flavour. Here's an easy soup recipe to try.
 
 

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See you at the farm soon!
- Emily, Gavin, Kristi, Mary & Jason

 

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