Beautiful Local Garlic

Properly cured and free of disease & nematodes, garlic will store for over 12 months … the bulb and loose cloves on the left were harvested this time last year! Shown with this year’s garlic.

2018 Garlic Festival

The Carp Garlic Festival will soon be here and we are looking forward to inviting everyone for 2 days of presentations on growing, braiding, tasting and using garlic. Lots of garlic will be available for sale, either as braids or loose, fresh or processed. Look for...

The 2018 Season

Welcome to our 27th market season. Our first market of the year is coming up soon, the Easter Market on March 31, 8 am – 2 pm. A new season is always so exciting, a clean slate, a fresh start. Most of the vendors from previous years will be back, with a few new and...

2017 Season Coming to the End

This coming Saturday, October 28, 2017, will be our last market of the regular season. We hope you will all come back for a visit to our Christmas Market, Friday December 1 and Saturday December 2. As I look back on this growing season, I have nothing but gratitude...

What is a Producer-only Market?

What is a Producer-only Market? When is a Farmers’ Market a Farmers’ Market? Recently CBC’s Marketplace aired an episode investigating resellers at Farmers’ Markets in and around the Toronto region. Unfortunately the presenters did not make clear that not...
Featured Herb Festival Vendors

Featured Herb Festival Vendors

Featured Herb Festival Vendors The Second Annual Carp Herb Festival will be highlighting our fabulous line up of season and daily vendors who grow and use herbs in their products Waratah Downs has all your favourite culinary herb babies to stock up your garden along...
Herb of The Year 2017:  Coriander/Cilantro

Herb of The Year 2017: Coriander/Cilantro

Herb of The Year 2017: Coriander/Cilantro Cilantro or Coriander (Coriandrum sativum) is the herb of the year for 2017 as announced by the International Herb Association.  It isn’t a rule, however, I’ve found that generally in recipes coriander refers to the round seed...

2017 Garlic Festival Update

The 2017 Carp Farmers’ Market Garlic Festival is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever – more garlic, more speakers, something for everyone. Saturday August 12 and Sunday August 13. Check back in July for the schedule.

Looking Forward to 2017

2016 was another successful year for the Carp Farmers’ Market.  We had a record number of vendors and record sales.  We thank all our customers for their continued loyalty to the best Market in Easter Ontario. In 2017 we hope to continue the great relationship...

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