Vegetables & Fruits

We grow a wide variety of organic vegetables and fruits at Makaria Farm, from kohlrabi to Black Krim tomatoes. Customer favourites include our carrots, broccoli and strawberries.

Available each year (depending on the weather, of course):

Organic vegetables

fresh green beans and dragontongue beans

photo by fletcherfoto.ca

Organic fruits

Makaria Farm is famous for our organic strawberries.

Local organic strawberries from Makaria FarmAvailable in limited quantities from July through September/October, our strawberries have been described by more than one customer as “the best strawberries in Cowichan.”

We pick our strawberries at their peak, when they are sun-ripened and juicy. These berries are ideal for fresh eating, but also produce a lovely jam.

We grow ever-bearers rather than the usual June-bearers: we find they taste sweeter, and they produce all summer.

The best ways to get strawberries from us is to:

Please note that we do not offer U-Pick.

Recipes

Want to eat more seasonal, locally-grown food? Check out our easy recipes and storage tips.

Makaria Farm's famous sugar snap peas

Makaria Farm’s famous sugar snap peas

The best way to buy fresh, seasonal vegetables from us is at our farm stand. We also sell at local farmer’s markets, and supply various grocers and chefs in Duncan and Victoria BC. Click here for more information on how to access fresh Makaria Farm produce!