Thank you to all our clients for supporting our farm. We had a very good season and it is coming to an end! We have a little bit of garlic left so order soon if you still plan to plant garlic this fall. For our customers in the Ottawa-Gatineau region, we are not going to […]
Hurry, Mayo Hill Farm still has seed garlic available for a number of varieties. For both garlic farms and hobby gardeners, growing garlic is a rewarding and fruitful pastime. Planted in the fall before the snowfalls now is the best time to get ready for planting. Don’t wait too long to order yours! Orders will […]
Thanks to our friends and wwoofers, we completed the 2019 harvest in record time! We were lucky with the weather…not a drop of rain! We now have 25,000 garlic bulbs curing in the drying shed. They will be ready for purchase by the end of August. Come and see us at the Westboro Farmers Market […]
When do you know when the garlic scapes are ready? The scapes will do a full curl. Simply snap them off at the base with your fingers. Keep them in the fridge (they will keep up to 3 months) or freeze them for future use in your soup, stews, chilis, spaghetti sauces. You can use […]
Ingredients: 10 cups water 2 cups white vinegar 1 cup pickling salt (I use bit less…3/4 cup) 1 tsp dill seed 1. Bring the ingredients to a hard boil. 2. Put your well-cleaned scapes into sterilized Mason jars. You can cut your scapes or simply roll them up before putting them in the jars. 3. […]
We have been picking scapes over the last few days. They are tender and juicy…great for pestos, soups, salads, etc. Anyone in the Ottawa-Gatineau region who would like to order some can contact us at email@example.com (sorry scapes cannot be shipped).