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 Les Vergers écologique Philion
Les Vergers écologique Philion

Les vergers de la région du sud-ouest de Montéal

Cidrerie du Minot
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376, Chemin Covey Hill
Hemmingford, Qc
Tél.: (514) 247-3111
Un domaine unique situé dans la région du Sud-Ouest du Québec, la Cidrerie du Minot offre des produits de qualité qui ont mérités des prix prestigieux. Découvrez nos produits, et visitez notre domaine exceptionnel.
Visites de la cidrerie

Verger McKenzie
2700, route 209
Saint-Antoine Abbé
Tél.: (514) 827-2841

Les Vergers écologique Philion
389, route 202
Hemmingford, Qc
Tél.: 450-247-2997
Auto-cueillette les fins de semaine seulement
Open: From Labour day to the Canadian thanksgiving; 9h00 to 17h00
Directions: 1.6km (1 mile) West of Hemmingford on road 202. About 45 minutes south of Montreal
Description: Les vergers écologiques Philion have been operated by 5 generations of Philion. The youngest Philion (2 years old) is now the 6th generation to welcome visitors! Our family farm has maintained strict guidelines for reducted chemical pesticide use for the last 30 years and we are proud to offer healthy quality apples.

Le verger est situé au cœur de la région du Suroît, dans un coin de campagne bucolique à 35 minutes de Montréal. Des tables à pique-nique sont à votre disposition sur le site ainsi que des installations sanitaires. Des balades en charrette tirée par un tracteur antique démarrent plusieurs fois par jour. Les enfants et les plus grands apprécieront à coup sûr. Les vergers étant dispersés tout autour du domaine familial, les grands espaces vous assurent un coin de tranquillité. Les membres de la famille pourront répondre à vos questions et vous diriger dans les vergers pour vous assurer un séjour agréable et des plus enrichissants.

Apples: Vista bella, Jersey Mac, July Red, Paula Red, Lobo, Early Gold, McIntosh, Gala, Wealthy, Empire, Spartan, Golden Russet, Cortland, Red Cort, Northern Spy, Golden Delicious, Red Delicious. Picking dates range from August 1st to October 15th.
Other Fruit: We grow 2 varieties of Pears and the famous Mont-Royal plum.
Visit the Les Vergers écologique Philion website

Vergers McMillan Orchards
1639 Rte. 202
Franklin Centre, Qc J0S-1EO
Tél.: (450) 827-2748
Open: Sept. & Oct. weekends 10am to 6pm. Mon. to Fri. by appointment [groups]
Directions: Mercier Bridge rte.138 to Ormstown. Rte. 201 to St Antoine Abbe. Rte. 209 to Franklin Centre. Rte.202 west,1st farm on the right. See you there!! OR Valleyfield, cross the seaway lift bridge, west on the 201 to Ormstown and St Antoine Abbe. 209 west to Franklin Centre, west on202, 1st farm on the right!!! Everyone welcome!!!
Description: A family farm, this is our centenial year! We welcome everyone. Our new kiosque is full of country charm supplying a large eating area, gift shop, good food, great company. We have farm animals who wait to see the children, as well a picnic and playground area. Tractor tours through our majestic maple bush and heritage apple orchards. We're having fun sharing our farm and hope you enjoy it too. Drop by, you won't regret it!
Apples: We boast over 36 varieties of apples. 6 that we have yet to discover their name. One old variety is picked for the local ice wine. The summer apples start with yellow transparent [pomme blanch] and we pick till the end of October, ending with russet [paper apples].
Other Fruit: We also grow pears and plums for sale. Four varieties of pears and four of plums.Yes, you may u-pick these as well!

Vergers Petch Orchards
431 Rte 202
Hemmingford, Qc J0L1H0
Tél.: (450) 247-3414
Open: starting 31 August; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Directions: Located in Hemmingford Quebec, Petch Orchards is a great place to bring the familly. Pick fresh apples, pears and plums. Enjoy freshly pressed apple juice or simply take in the country atmosphere. From blossom to harvest our 115 acre working orchard invites you to see all that goes into producing quality local fruit. See how a third generation orcharding family produces apples and pears in an environmentally friendly way.
Pears, Plums, Pumpkins
Apples: Akane, Atlas, Cortland, Duchess, Dudley, Empire, Gala, Honeycrisp, Idared, Jersey Mac, Jonagold, Jonamac, July Red, Lobo, McIntosh, Northern Spy, Paula Red, Quinte, Red Cortland, Red Delicious, Russet, Spartan, Vista Bella, Wolfriver
Visit the Vergers Petch Orchards website

Verger Suzanne V. Machabée
2721, route 209
Saint-Antoine Abbé, Qc
Tél.: (514) 827-2148

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