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TBG Organic Farmers’ Market

The market takes place YEAR-ROUND on Thursdays, 2 to 7 p.m. (The market moves indoors during the winter).

Choose the freshest, healthiest foods, meet our organic vendors and enjoy farm tales, cooking tips and snacks or supper in a beautiful setting. Bistro tables offer convenient spots to relax at the summer market in TBG’s Arrival Courtyard, and at the winter market inside TBG’s main entry hall, overlooking winter foliage and snow-globe scenes. Shop in comfort and with confidence all year!

Come find greens, vegetables, seasonal berries and fruits, delicious ready-to-eat foods, free-range eggs, grass-fed beef, pork, veal, venison and poultry, cheese, maple syrup, jams, honey, all-natural personal care products, soaps and candles, olive oil, herbal oils and teas, seeds and grains, breads, tempting sweets and savouries, gluten-free baked goods, and organic VQA wines.

Free parking is available on site. Toronto Master Gardeners are also on hand, providing an Advice Clinic. The library wheels out a cart of previously loved gardening books for you to browse and buy.

OUR MARKET VENDORS (may change based on the seasonal availability)

Golden Bless
With more than 100 years of experience in the production and trading of olive products, Karras Estates produces Golden Bless extra virgin and organic extra virgin olive oil. The olives are hand harvested for quality and not quantity.

Good Food for Good (alternating weeks)
All products are handmade in Toronto using fresh and mostly organic and local ingredients, and contain absolutely no additives or preservatives – real or artificial. Dips, Sauces and Ready-to-eat meals.

Grand River Ecological Growers
Local, sustainably grown, organic food from family farms in the Perth, Waterloo and Wellington Regions of Southwestern Ontario including local fruits and vegetables.

Green Gate Farms
For over 96 years they have raised cattle on their farm outside Kitchener Ontario and retain the same principles —  ethically and naturally raised animals lead to a better quality product. They work with local suppliers to produce their our own feed to ensure their animals receive a well-balanced diet.

Intaba Mountain

Marché 59 & P & H Farms
Showcases certified organic, local, seasonal fruits and vegetables from P & H Farms in Port Hope, and fresh, artisanal bread from worldwide varieties of grains, some gluten free.  In 2009 the P & H Farms received organic certification.  Its vegetable harvest includes Beans, corn, lettuces, melons, peas, radishes, spinach, and squash.  P & H Farms is the operator the Toronto Botanical Garden Cafe located in the historic barn, adjacent to Edwards Gardens.

Molly B’s Gluten-Free Kitchen
A gluten-free commercial bakery, with a variety of products available in stores and restaurants across Canada.

OgaO Trading
A Toronto-based import/export company, specialising in high quality health and beauty herbal products at reasonable prices. Most of products and ingredients originate from Mediterranean countries and Southern Europe. All our products have applicable certificates and attestations.

Potager du Kanada 
A small, diversified farm cultivating organically a wide variety of vegetables and raw honey from bees kept on the property to pollinate vegetable flowers, the wild flowers on the property and those of the neighborhood.

The Bee Shop
Their principal beekeeper Oliver Couto is a member of the Toronto Beekeepers Co-op and one of the instructors of the introductory beekeeping course at the Toronto Botanical Garden. The Bee Shop is the distributors of Dutchman’s Gold and Annie’s Apitherapy. They have been involved in beekeeping for over 11 years,  promoting urban beekeeping and provide talks on Apitherapy, which is healing with bee products.

Trillium Organic Farm
Certified (ProCert) Organic vegetables, herbs, some raspberries, ketchup from their tomatoes, sauerkraut, frozen chicken, eggs.

Toronto Master Gardeners Advice Clinic
Get your questions answered at the free Toronto Master Gardeners Advice Clinic. The Toronto Master Gardeners are volunteers committed to providing the public with horticultural information, education and inspiration. The resources and services available through this site are designed to help Toronto residents use safe, effective, proven and sustainable horticultural practices to create gardens, landscapes and communities that are both vibrant and healthy.

Village Kanteen
At Village Kanteen we strongly believe that since we’re all going to eat for the rest of our life, why not eat well. Their African inspired dishes are created with specially selected herbs and spices, with particular attention paid to taste, scent and texture, creating a deep and diverse range of flavors from sweet to savory and everything in between. Thierr team of Urban Farmers, Community Workers, including a Holistic Chef who is a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, considers the practice of food cultivation, preparation and serving a sacred art. Only natural ingredients as they occur in nature mostly sourced from their gardens or local farmers are utilized; free of chemical additives, dyes, preservatives, artificial flavors or sweeteners.

Wyndvale Heights Farm
A small farm in the Beaver Valley area north of Toronto which borders Georgian Bay and the Niagara Escarpment.  

WINERIES (Rotating schedule)

Tawse Winery
Tawse is a family-owned estate winery situated on the lower slopes of the Niagara Escarpment.  At Tawse we unite traditional winemaking techniques with state-of-the-art technology to create wines of exceptional elegance, depth and character. Our fruit is harvested from old-growth, low-yield vines and gently handled using natural gravity flow and geothermic energy. We apply rigorous organic and biodynamic methods to every aspect of our wine production and Ecocert and Demeter seals now appear on all Tawse vintages made from our biodynamic vineyards.

Frogpond Farm
As Ontario’s first certified organic winery we take pride in crafting premium organic wines using only environmentally sustainable practices.  Since opening in 2001 we have expanded our product line, but remained true to our belief that harmony in nature is the prerequisite for great authentic wine.

Reimer Vineyards
Quality wine hand-crafted by winemaker, Art Reimer, a man passionate about his organic vineyards and his award-winning wines.

INTERESTED IN JOINING OUR MARKET?
If you are interested in participating as a vendor, joining our volunteer market committee, or performing as a musician, please contact the Market Manager

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