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Michele & Gregg Parsons
Firefly Meadows Farm

Eganville, ON

1767 Silver Lake Rd
Eganville, ON K0J 1T0
fireflymeadowsfarm@gmail.com
613-899-6100 (cell)
Product Types: vegetables, apples, honey, sourdough bread, baked goods, garlic, cut flowers, herbs, edible flowers, notecards, art, photography, eggs

About Us
We have recently moved to the valley from Guelph, where we out-grew our space with fruit trees, berry bushes, chickens, beehives and a large vegetable garden. Now we have enough room to indulge our appetite for growing lots of wholesome food and tending our livestock partners. We purchased a team of Belgian draft horses last year to help manage the chores involved in creating a sustainable market garden and caring for pasture-based laying hens (beautiful black and white Plymouth Barred Rock), heritage Beltsville Small White turkeys, pigs and Katahdin sheep.

We encourage people to come and visit the farm and see how we steward this land and the creatures under our care. Bring your families, a camera, a picnic lunch if you like, and come enjoy fresh air and sunshine.

You can find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Fireflymeadowsfarm/


Browse through our Products for Sale

Ingredients
The sourdough bread contains flour, water, sourdough starter and salt. Various flavoured breads may contain herbs or dried apples or vegetables from the farm. Some may contain purchased nuts or raisins that will be specified in the name.

Practices (our standards for raising or making our products)
Our garden is cared for by ecological practices that encompass the whole environment and natural networks. We use manure and green manures, cover crops, and natural amendments to keep the garden healthy. No chemical pesticides or fertilizers are used. Permaculture techniques keep the farm habitat welcoming for wildlife while allowing us to strive for efficiencies in the cultivated areas. Our livestock graze the pasture within fencing to keep out predators while the use of draft horses will reduce our reliance on non-renewable fuel.

The sourdough bread is lovingly made in small, artisanal batches in the farm kitchen. Baked goods are made with high-quality ingredients only, including real butter and chocolate.

The honey is raw, unpasteurized and from a diversity of floral sources on the farm. There is very little surrounding agriculture so there is no contamination from conventional field crops.


Additional Information
We sell brown eggs from pasture-based chickens at the farm and we can be found Friday afternoons at the Eganville Farmers' Market from mid June to Thanksgiving weekend.

Baked Goods and Desserts: Bread

Order ID Product Name [About Producer] Type Price
Login to order #5232 Organic Sourdough Bread- regular
0 available. Order number of loaves. Organic stone-ground and unbleached flour is used to make this delicious sourdough bread. Only sourdough starter, flour, salt and well water are combined to make a wholesome winner.

$8.00/loaf
Login to order #5131 Sourdough Bread - cranberry orange
0 available. Order number of loaves. Dried cranberries and orange zest give the bread a sweet and delicious burst of flavour. What a scrumptious snack or breakfast toast!

$5.75/loaf
Login to order #5132 Sourdough Bread - herb and honey
2 available. Order number of loaves. Starting with our regular sourdough, we then add dried herbs from our garden (a selection of basil, thyme, marjoram or rosemary) and sweeten it all with a bit of honey from our bees that live right next to the garden. A tasty combination!

$5.75/loaf
Login to order #5098 Sourdough Bread - regular Sourdough Bread - regular
5 available. Order number of loaves. This artisanal bread is made in small batches. It has a chewy texture with a crispy crust and is made from equal parts whole wheat and unbleached white flour, water, sourdough starter, and salt. No sugar is added.

$5.75/loaf
Login to order #5559 Sourdough Bread - sunflower seed
3 available. Order number of loaves. Our basic artisanal sourdough is given an added crunch of unsalted sunflower seeds for extra goodness and flavor.

$5.75/loaf

Baked Goods and Desserts: Cookies

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Login to order #5564 Cranberry Almond Biscotti Cranberry Almond Biscotti
Order number of boxes. Wonderful to dip into a hot cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, or just for a crunchy snack, try these double-baked cookies studded with cranberries and slivers of almonds then glazed with chocolate. Ingredients: flour, butter, sugar, eggs, dried cranberries, almonds, chocolate, baking powder, salt, vanilla and almond extracts.

$5.00/box
Login to order #5545 Lavender Lemon Shortbread Lavender Lemon Shortbread
Order number of boxes. Our home-grown and dried lavender buds are mixed into my Grandmother's shortbread recipe along with some lemon zest to create an exquisite tea time treat. Perfect for spring-time. Ingredients: butter, flour, sugar, lavender buds, lemon zest.

$5.00/box

Baked Goods and Desserts: Squares

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Login to order #5309 Fudgy Chocolate Brownies Fudgy Chocolate Brownies
Order number of boxes. A dense, fudgy brownie that is loaded with decadence - butter, eggs, cocoa, sugar, flour, vanilla, baking powder and salt. No nuts. A great antidote to your chocolate cravings!

$5.00/box
Login to order #5543 Lemon Squares Lemon Squares
Order number of boxes. A wonderful addition to a spring tray of sweets. For all the lemon lovers out there, this square has a shortbread base with a lemon custard baked on top. Ingredients: flour, butter, sugar, eggs, lemon juice, icing sugar, lemon zest, baking powder, salt.

$5.00/box
Login to order #5544 Marble Bars Marble Bars
Order number of boxes. Just like a raisin chocolate chip cookie but in square form! Ingredients: flour, raisins, butter, chocolate chips, sugar, egg, vanilla, baking soda, salt

$5.00/box

Condiments, Sauces, Spices: Pickles and Krauts

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Login to order #5505 Pickled Garlic Pickled Garlic
Order number of jars. Grown on our farm, this garlic has been pickled with a touch of hot pepper to give you a wonderful addition to salads or other dishes where you'd like a garlic flavor but don't want to bother peeling the garlic cloves yourself. Very convenient and not too spicy. Contains garlic, vinegar, white wine, sugar, hot pepper, oregano. 250mL jar

$10.00/jar

Condiments, Sauces, Spices: Spice/Spice Mix

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Login to order #5233 Garlic Scape Powder Garlic Scape Powder
1 available. Order number of bottles. A lovely, mild, garlic flavoured powder, made by dehydrating garlic scapes in our solar food dryer. This green powder is excellent on popcorn, garlic bread, or sprinkled on fried eggs. Try a new taste sensation today! 50g spice bottle.

$8.00/bottle
Login to order #5415 Gourmet Garlic Powder
Order number of bottles. This year's garlic has been sliced, dried on our woodstove dehydrator, then powdered to give you a spicy taste of garlic that is very easy for you to use. Just keep the shaker bottle by your salt and pepper and add to any dish that needs a garlic twist to it.

$12.00/bottle

Dairy and Eggs: Butter

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Login to order #5307 Garlic Butter Garlic Butter
Order number of containers. Freshly pressed garlic from our garden is mixed with real butter, ready for you to spread over steamed vegetables, mix with mashed potatoes, or use to make garlic bread.

$2.75/container
Login to order #5308 Honey Cinnamon Butter Honey Cinnamon Butter
Order number of containers. Our wildflower honey is mixed into real butter along with a touch of cinnamon and vanilla to create a delicious treat to spread on your toast in the morning!

$2.75/container