AUGUST 15 & 16, 2020

1 Big Country Agricultural Society

  • Farm Type Agricultural Society
  • Host Members of Big Country Agricultural Society
  • GPS Location 51.35159, -110.48282
  • Location Box 689, Oyen AB T0J 2J0; 1100 Main Street East, Oyen, AB T0J 2J0.
  • Contact 403-676-2181
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 1:00:00 PM
  • End Time 7:00:00 PM

2 Bitter Water Rescue Ranch

  • Farm Type Livestock Rescue / Farm Store
  • Host Melissa Lanz
  • GPS Location 49.931107, -110.635666
  • Location 5323 Township Road 114 (271.75 mi) Medicine Hat, AB; From medicine hat leave south on the black and white trail 6.9kms, turn left (east), go 450 meters turn right (south) at 5323 township road 114.
  • Contact 403- 952-6333
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00:00 AM
  • End Time 4:00:00 PM
  • https://bitterwaterrescueranch.net/home

3 Blue Rein Ranch

  • Farm Type Animal Assisted Therapy, Grass Fed Beef
  • Host Marvin Vandenhoek
  • GPS Location 49.653743, -113.309415
  • Location Box 2867, Fort Macleod AB T0 0Z0; Take highway 2 south of Fort Macleod towards Cardston for about 6 miles. Turn left on secondary road 511. Go east 2 miles to first intersection. Turn left on Range road 253. Travel north about half a mile and turn right at first driveway on right side. Sign above driveway says Blue Rein Ranch. Follow driveway to bottom of hill. Alternately, search Blue Rein Ranch on Google maps.
  • Contact 403- 894-7302
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 9:00:00 AM
  • End Time 4:00:00 PM
  • https://bluereinranch.ca/

4 Broxburn Vegetables

  • Farm Type U-pick strawberry farm. Vegetable sales and country cafe
  • Host Paul de Jonge
  • GPS Location 49.69965, -112.71262
  • Location 5-90008 Rng Rd 210, Lethbridge County AB T1J 5R9; 3 miles east of Lethbridge on highway #3 @ 3/4 mile south on Broxburn Road at the traffic light
  • Contact 403- 327-0909
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00:00 AM
  • End Time 3:00:00 PM
  • http://www.broxburn-vegetables.com

5 Bylsma Farms

  • Farm Type Poultry Farm
  • Host Anno and Carola
  • GPS Location 49.7345333, -112.4424160
  • Location Box 44, Cranford AB T0K 0R0; We are located 10 min. between Coaldale and Taber, on highway 3 turn south on range road 190 (at Chin intersection where McCain plant is) 1.5 miles down the gravel road.
  • Contact 403- 330-9106
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 9:00:00 AM
  • End Time 3:00:00 PM

6 CP Farms Ltd.

  • Farm Type irrigated crop farm, potatoes, sugar beets, wheat, barley and corn.
  • Host Michel and Hanneke Camps
  • GPS Location 49.7424, -112.3068
  • Location Box 417, Barnwell AB T0K 0B0; 92091 range road 180, From Taber take Highway 3 west, go south onto range road 180 for 1 mile. From Lethbridge take Highway 3 east, go south onto range road 180 for 1 mile
  • Contact 403- 223-5475
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00:00 AM
  • End Time 5:00:00 PM

7 Custom Woolen Mills Ltd.

  • Farm Type Wool Mill
  • GPS Location 51.600692, -113.705667
  • Location 30453 Range Road 27-2, RR#1, Carstairs, AB T0M 0N0; From Calgary: Head north on Hwy 2. At exit #315 (for Carstairs) head east on Hwy 581. When you come to Rg Rd 27-4 head north, then east again at Twp Rd 304. Head north again at Rg Rd 27-2 and you will find us about 1 km up the road. From Edmonton: Head south on Hwy 2. At exit #326 (for Didsbury) head east on Hwy 582. Turn south on Hwy 791, then east again at the T-intersection onto Twp Rd 310. When you come to Rg Rd 27-2 heading south, travel south and you will find us about 1 km down the road.
  • Contact Maddy and Josh
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00:00 AM
  • End Time 4:00:00 PM
  • http://www.customwoolenmills.com
  • Sold Out

8 Eau Claire Distillery

  • Farm Type Craft Distillery
  • Host Eau Claire Distillery
  • GPS Location 50.673776, -114.279798
  • Location 113 Sunset Boulevard SW, PO BOX 1539, Turner Valley AB T0L 2A0; Take AB-22X W and AB-22 to Sunset Blvd NW/AB-546 W in Turner Valley. Turn right at the 4-Way Stop Sign intersection onto Sunset Blvd NW/AB-546 W. Eau Claire Distillery will be visible on the left, in between The Chuckwagon Cafe and Cougars.
  • Contact 403- 714-6302
  • Date August 15-16, 2020
  • Start Time 1:00:00 PM
  • End Time 5:00:00 PM
  • http://www.eauclairedistillery.ca

9 Farming Smarter Association

  • Farm Type Agricultural research
  • Host Farming Smarter Association
  • GPS Location 49.6992, -112.74412
  • Location 211034 Hwy 512, Lethbridge County AB T1J 5N9; From Hwy 3 in Lethbridge Turn south on 43 street at the east side of Lethbridge Turn east on secondary highway 512 (1 ave. South) and travel 3 km Farming Smarter is on the north side of the road housed with Lethbridge College. You will see signs for both on the road.
  • Contact 403- 317-0022
  • Date "August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:30:00 AM
  • End Time 2:00:00 PM
  • https://www.farmingsmarter.com/

10 Four Sisters Farm

  • Farm Type Food Sampling and Sales (Events and Farmer Golf activity, BBQ)
  • Host Brand and Paula Beekman
  • GPS Location 51.074453, -113.400415
  • Location RR#2 Site23 Box76, Strathmore AB T1P 1k5; 244082 HWY817, North on highway 817 about 800 metres from the town limits.
  • Contact 587- 727-7373
  • Date August 15-16, 2020
  • Start Time Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 am
  • End Time Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 pm

11 Providence Lane Homestead

  • Farm Type Homestead
  • Host Bob and Tara Klager
  • GPS Location 51.369275, -114.564084
  • Location Site 15, Box 28, RR1, Cochrane AB T4C 1A1; From Cochrane, head north on Hwy 22 to Township Rd. 280. Turn left and head west to Horse Creek Rd. At the four-way stop, turn right and proceed north about one kilometer to 280164 Horse Creek Rd. We are the second driveway on the right, just past the large riding arena. From Calgary, head west on Crowchild Trail as though you were going to Cochrane. Turn right and head north on Lochend Rd. Follow Lochend Rd. to Hwy 567. At the stop sign, turn left and head west to Hwy 22. At the stop - there's a Shell station on your right - turn right and head north on Hwy 22 to Township Rd. 280. Turn left and head west to Horse Creek Rd. At the four-way stop, turn right and proceed north about one kilometer to 280164 Horse Creek Rd. We are the second driveway on the right, just past the large riding arena.
  • Contact 403- 874-2779
  • Date August 15. 2020
  • Start Time 9:00:00 AM
  • End Time 5:00:00 PM
  • Sold Out

12 Red Fox Farms Fungi

  • Farm Type Craft Mushroom Farm
  • Host Janine and Brad
  • GPS Location 51.143832, -113.424084
  • Location 253024 RR 253 Strathmore, Alberta T1P 1K5; Country hills Blvd (Highway 564) East of Calgary 22 minutes. Turn right (south) on Range Road 253. 1 Km south, over the bridge and first farm on the right at the mailboxes. Blue sign address is 253024 RR253
  • Contact (587) 436-7145
  • Date August 15-16, 2020
  • Start Time 11:00:00 AM
  • End Time 2:00:00 PM
  • https://redfoxfungi.ca/

13 Riser Seeds Ltd.

  • Farm Type Seed Sales
  • Host Greg Reese
  • GPS Location 51.66322405, -114.2213053
  • Location 2321 Highway 582; Go 3 1/2 miles west of Didsbury on the 582, go west of range road 23 about a 1/4 mile and laneway is on the south side of Highway. Look for Riser Seeds Ltd. sign and all the little sheds.
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10am
  • End Time 4pm

14 Shirley's Greenhouse

  • Farm Type Locally Grown Produce
  • Host Dawn Buschert
  • GPS Location 51.61992, -113.927792
  • Location Box 11, Site 1, Didsbury AB T0M 2C0; East of Didsbury on TWP road 310
  • Contact 403- 559-7438
  • Date August 15-16, 2020
  • Start Time 11:00:00 AM
  • End Time 5:00:00 PM
  • https://www.shirleysgreenhouse.com/

15 Spirit Hills Winery

  • Farm Type Winery
  • Host Bonjean Family
  • GPS Location 50.70325, -114.36604
  • Location Site 19 Box 0 RR 1, Millarville AB T0L 1K0; From Calgary: South of Calgary: take Stoney Trail/Hwy 22X heading West. Turn South on Hwy 22 towards Millarville/Turner Valley. Pass the Millarville turnoff, continue South on Hwy 22 towards Turner Valley. Cross Three Point Creek bridge (small bridge just past the Millarville turnoff. 3 km past the Three Point Creek Bridge turn right (this is the second right after the Three Point Creek Bridge). There is a blue highway sign that reads: Spirit Hills Honey Winery. This is 364 Av.W. The road takes an immediate turn left (South) and becomes 224 St. W. After a mile the road will turn right (West) and becomes 378 Av. W. After another mile the road will turn left (South) and becomes 232 St. W.After approximately 100 meters, take the first right. This is 2380 Drive West. After approximately 100 meters, take the first right. This is 2380 Drive West. After about 200 meters you will see a lake on the left. Spirit Hills is the 4th driveway passed the lake on the left. Huge gate with wine barrels and the Spirit Hills sign. Blue number sign: 240183, From Okotoks: Either: Hwy 549 West towards Millarville. South on Hwy 22. Then follow directions from Calgary (see above). OR: Hwy 7 towards Turner Valley. At 4-way stop turn North on Hwy 22. 7.9 km North from the 4-way stop turn left onto 364 Av. W. There is a blue highway sign that reads: Spirit Hills Honey Winery. Then follow directions from Calgary (see above). Please note that the Foothills County road names do not correspond with the road names of Google maps.
  • Contact 403-933-3913
  • Date August 15 and 16 2020
  • Start Time 10:00:00 AM
  • End Time 5:00:00 PM
  • http://www.spirithillswinery.com

16 Sydewynder Hops

  • Farm Type Hop Farm
  • Host Ty Hinton
  • GPS Location 50.717747, -113.718340
  • Location ; 15km east of high 2 on the south side of highway 547 (can be seen from the highway).
  • Contact 403- 612-7120
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00:00 AM
  • End Time 4:00:00 PM

17 The Hartell Homestead

  • Farm Type Sustainable livestock
  • Host Nick Shipley
  • GPS Location 50.602484, -114.226964
  • Location ; South of black diamond on Hwy 22, turn east on 543 first farm on the left ( north side)
  • Contact 587- 873-6027
  • Date August 15 & 16, 2020
  • Start Time 9:00 AM
  • End Time 5:00 PM

18 Trail's End Beef

  • Farm Type Grassfed Beef Ranch
  • Host Tyler and Rachel Herbert
  • GPS Location 50.2591067, -113.6506565
  • Location Box 1444, Nanton AB - 273016 twp rd - 152a; 13 km South of Nanton on HWY 2. Turn east on Range Road 274. At the immediate T turn right. Take the first left on Central Ave.The ranch is the only property on the north/left side of the road.
  • Contact 403-601-5467
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00 AM
  • End Time 5:00 PM
  • http://trailsendbeef.com/

19 Water Valley Hops

  • Farm Type Hop Farm
  • Host Nick
  • GPS Location 51.481438, -114.517517
  • Location 29232 RR 44 Mountain View County; Turn north (right) off Township Road 292 onto Range Road 44.
  • Contact 403-875-9457
  • Date August 15, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00am
  • End Time 5:00pm

20 Whoop Up Country

  • Farm Type Food Sampling & Sales
  • Host Fort Whoop Up Interpretive Society
  • GPS Location 49.581896, -112.623230
  • Location 202002 Township Road 74, Lethbridge County;
  • Contact 403- 892-0105
  • Date August 15-16, 2020
  • Start Time 10:00:00 AM
  • End Time 4:00:00 PM
  • https://fortwhoopup.com/