Find a local farm market here

Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Western Nova Scotia?  Scroll down this page and you will see the farm markets, farm stands, roadside stands, produce markets, even garden fruit and vegetable stands and seasonal community farmer's markets in Western Nova Scotia, sorted by county. Markets offering organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name. If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website.

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!  

What's in season in November 2017, and other timely information:

November brings with it the Fall harvest of many crops, from apples to many vegetables, and the ability to buy locally, soon col weather crops, like spinach, some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, leeks and early onions,  plus fresh winter squash, pumpkins and moren.

Farmer's Market Listings, by county

Click on Local resources above, if you need a county map

Annapolis

  • Dempsey Corner Orchards - Indoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, petting zoo, farm animals, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    2717 Route 221, Aylesford, NS B0P 1C0. Phone: 902-847-1855. Email: dempseycornerorchards@ns.aliantzinc.ca. Open: 7 days a week from 10 until 5 yes, that includes Sunday. Picking updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Just North of Exit 16 in the Annapolis Valley and follow the signs. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Cheque, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page.  (UPDATED: September 25, 2009)(UPDATED: April 30, 2013)
  • Inglis Farm Market - apples, plums, pears, cherries
    Civic #2611 Tupperville Highway 201, Bridgeton, NS. Phone: 902-665-2427. Directions: 6 miles west of Bridgetown, 10 miles east of Annapolis Royal Facilities/attractions: Farm & orchard tours, old varieties of apples (call ahead); visit Acadian cellar site; tea & coffee on a Century Farmhouse lawn, parking for buses.
  • Inglis Orchard View Farm Market - ORGANIC, apples
    Civic # 2692 Highway 201, Tupperville, NS. Directions: Exit 21, follow signs to Tupperville, 2.2 km past Tupperville sign. Certified organic since 1991, OCIA and NSOGA, sweet cider year round. Phone: 902-665-4005.
  • Spurr Brothers Farms Ltd - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, apples, blackberries, blueberries, onions, other berries, peaches, raspberries (red), strawberries, Other fruit or veg,
    144 Bridge Street, Kingston, NS B0P 1R0. Phone: 9902)765-4300. Fax: (902)765-0970. Email: katie@spurrbros.ns.ca. Open: Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm; Saturday , from 8 am to 12 pm. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Head West on Highway 1 from Kingston towards Middleton for about 5km. Turn right onto Stronach Mountain Road and head North going over the overpass for about 2km. Turn left onto Bridge Street and head west a short ways and we are on the left hand side of the street. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards. Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Haskap Berrries. (ADDED: February 01, 2013) (UPDATED: February 11, 2013)

Digby

Kings

  • Willowbank Upick Farm - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, picnic area, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    Starrs Point, Exit 11 off 101 Highway, Port Williams, NS B0P 1T0. Phone: 902-542-9153 . Fax: nil. Email: info@willowbankupick.com. Open: Early September to Late October 7 days a week; 9am to 5:30pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Take Exit 11 off the 101 highway (Greenwich) Head North on route #358 to Port Williams, follow the signs for the Historic Prescott Museum and watch for Willowbank Upick signs along the way. Turn Right at the white church in Port Williams on to Starr's Point Road. We are only 5 minutes from the Old Orchard Inn which is located at exit 11 off the 101. Click here for a map and directions. Open Each Fall the weekend after Labor Day, until Late October. Payment: Cash, only. A family operation who welcome you to our home on the beautiful Cornwallis River, with nice views of Acadia University, the town of Wolfville and Acadian dykelands. September - October during Apple Upick season. (UPDATED: July 06, 2009)

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