My mom is a tough sell and 'this is the best spinach/blueberries/ apples I've ever had in my life' was said."
After a year of back-and-forth discussions with the City of Toronto’s planning department, construction on our new 3,000-square foot greenhouse finally began in late 2016. Right next to Hwy 427, the greenhouse sits on property owned by Baka. Fully self contained and off-grid, the greenhouse boasts a rain water capture and irrigation system and uses solar energy to power the fans,
The Member Farmer program at Fresh City was established to connect urban farmers to land, facilities, and a supportive learning community. Today the program supports over 20 farmers as they pursue self-sufficiency and farming business dreams. Our farmers grow vegetables, herbs, and flowers for themselves to sell.
The Farm Lot
The Farm Lot was a 500 square foot vegetable and herb garden located at 369 King St. West. We partnered with TAS and The Detox Market to create this unique green space on what would have otherwise been unused land.