Ontario strawberries are at their fresh and juicy peak from mid-June to late July. At Robintide Farms we currently have more than 25 acres of strawberries in 9 varieties. Whether you like to pick-your-own or prefer your strawberries picked-for-you you’ll taste the difference of local, farm fresh strawberries!
Strawberry Season Update
Robintide Farms’ strawberries have just gone to sleep for the winter and will soon be covered with a blanket of straw. They will wake up again in early spring.
*Last entrance to the field is 30 min before closing.
2L Robintide Farms Basket
4L Robintide Farms Basket
6L Robintide Farms Basket
Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Prices
NEW! Volume-based Pricing:
To serve our customers better (shorter lines!), our strawberries pricing is now by volume of the basket used.How it works:
• Baskets: You may choose from our selection of Robintide Farms reusable baskets (2L, 4L or 6L) OR You may bring your own clean baskets, provided they clearly indicate a verified basket volume in litres or quarts (baskets not clearly marked with a verified volume cannot be used).
• Pay in Advance: Whatever baskets you use, you pay in advance for the strawberries based on the volume of each basket.
• Minimum per individual: We have a minimum picking volume of 1L per individual (except those age 3 yrs. or under) for entry into our strawberries fields (e.g., minimum for a couple is 2L).
Strawberries Prices with Robintide Farms Basket Included:
2L Robintide Farms Basket = $12.75
4L Robintide Farms Basket = $25.50
6L Robintide Farms Basket = $38.25
If you bring your own container Pick Your Own Strawberries = $6.25/L
BONUS! We Give you Credit for Returning our Baskets:
Bring back any clean, undamaged, plastic Robintide Farms baskets and receive store credit for use in our farm market as follows:
2L Robintide Farms Basket return = $1.00 farm market credit
3L Robintide Farms Basket return = $1.25 farm market credit
4L Robintide Farms Basket return = $1.50 farm market credit
6L Robintide Farms Basket return = $2.00 farm market credit
Note: 3L Robintide Farms baskets are currently available only through pre-picked purchases in our farm market.
$7.50/ 1 quart
$21.50/ 3L basket
DOs and DO NOTs for Pick-Your-Own Strawberries
• DO have fun!
• DO observe any current COVID 19 Protocols
• DO closely supervise children at all times.
• DO use only Robintide Farms baskets (now included in price) or other solid containers with full volumes marked in liters.
• DO NOT bring large bags to the field – they are not permitted
• DO NOT snack on produce.
• DO pick only the fully red strawberries.
• DO stay in the row assigned to you and DO NOT run in the fields.
• DO NOT bring your pets – they are not permitted at the farm.
• DO wear proper shoes, bring water, sunscreen and a hat.
• DO NOT enter the fields less than 30 min before closing time.
• DO NOT smoke anywhere on the property.
Robintide Farms is excited to be offering the following varieties of strawberries during our 2022 season!
Honeoye – Large, bright red and glossy, very firm
Brunswick – Large. Attractive and uniform in colour
Cavendish – Large, bright red, firm, excellent flavour
Cabot – Very large, firm, juicy
Jewel – Large, bright red, moderately firm, excellent flavour, freezes well
Mira – Large, bright red, fresh flavour
Valley Sunset – Large, excellent flavour
Malwina – Very good size, firm, deep red colour, good flavour