Best City Farms in Toronto

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There’s something magical about seeing how animals and food are actually grown. Plan a fall visit, and then return in the spring to observe the changes.


riverdalefarmRiverdale Farm

This charming Cabbagetown farm has pigs, goats, cows, horses, and chickens, plus weekly educational summer camps for kids ages three and older.

201 Winchester St, Toronto 

 

 

Far Enough Farm

The city’s other animal farm is across the lake on Centre Island, and is home to pigs, horses, goats and more.

Centre Island 

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Whittamore’s Farm

Visit the farm animals and pick your own fruit at this full-day destination at the north-eastern boundary of the city. It turns into Pumpkinland in the fall.

8100 Steeles Ave. East, Markham

 

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Image credits: Far Enough Farm/Centre Isle, Riverdale Farm, Whittamore’s Farm

Erin McGann

Erin McGann is Managing Editor for Toronto Mom Now and Vancouver Mom. She drinks just a bit too much coffee, is a bit obsessed about sourcing local food, plays the cello moderately well, spends too much time on Twitter, keeps honeybees on a rooftop, and has a thing for single-malt whisky. Erin is working on a novel set in turn-of-the-century Vancouver, which her husband, son and dog have to hear about all the time, and also blogs at Erin at Large. Contact her at erin [dot] mcgann [at] crispmedia [dot] ca

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