Norfolk County Ontario’s Garden

According to data from Statistics Canada’s 2016 Census of Agriculture, Norfolk County is the leading grower of many farm commodities in Ontario and Canada. In addition to the crops listed below, Norfolk County is also the Number One grower of peanuts, sweet potatoes, lavender and popping corn in Canada.

Canada’s #1 growing region for…

Asparagus

Tart cherries

Ginseng

Peppers

Pumpkins

Squash and zucchini

Other vegetables

Ontario’s #1 growing region for…

Asparagus

Cabbage

Tart cherries

Ginseng

Peppers

Pumpkins

Rye

Squash and zucchini

Strawberries

Other vegetables

One of Ontario’s top growing regions for…

Apples

Carrots

Cucumbers

Green and wax beans

Lettuce

Potatoes

Raspberries

Sweet Corn

Tomatoes

*Source: Statistics Canada , Census of Agriculture, 2016