• Happy November!

    It’s that time again. Our Murphy’s Fall Festival has come to a close for another year. We have had a great season and have loved seeing everyone’s smiling faces out on the tractor, in the pumpkin patch and wandering through the…

  • Our ‘Shop With a Cop’ event is back!

    At Murphy’s Farm Market we are passionate about family, great food and the strength of our community. Not only has the Murphy family been part of this community for over 100 years, all of our wonderful staff call Alliston and the…

  • It’s Fall Festival Time!

    It’s that time of year again!! Put on your flannel and Uggs, grab a PSL, and head over to Murphy’s! We’ll supply the pumpkins and fun! Our 2019 Fall Festival is open daily from September 20th to October 31st. New this…

  • Get Ready for September with JuneBugs

    We all have one…that heaping mountain of Tupperware piling up in our kitchen. Despite the frustration that resides deep in our hearts towards those bulky plastic containers, it’s the only way that many of us have been packing lunches and snacks…

  • Roasted Asparagus and Lemon Butter Pasta Salad

    We are in mid-June and that means (mother nature co-operate here please) warmer weather, and on the farm it means sadly asparagus is coming to an end. BUT- what better way to celebrate the warm weather and asparagus season than with…

  • The Buzz About Pollen Allergies

    Have you heard all the buzz about honey? Our sources have buzzed in and the results are finally here… Not only is honey a sweet addition to many of your culinary masterpieces, but it can also play a role in helping…

  • A Special Thank You!

    We are so lucky to live in a province that is brimming with a wide selection of on farm markets selling freshly grown produce and handmade goods. Many on farm markets, ourselves included are proud members of the Ontario Farm Fresh…

  • Shop with a Cop – All the Details!

    We have partnered with the Nottawasaga OPP for their annual “Shop With a Cop” Day and this will be our third year organizing the event! We love our community and the families that live here and support us and we are…

  • A Sweet Partnership!

    At Murphy’s Farm Market we are passionate about family, great food and the strength of our community. Not only has the Murphy family been part of this community for over 100 years, all of our wonderful staff call Alliston and the…

  • Berry Update!

    Farming and Mother Nature have a unique, love hate relationship. This is especially true when it comes to strawberries. We need the warm sun to ripen the berries but not too much because then they ripen too fast. We need the…

  • Local Food Week 2017

    This week we are celebrating Local Food Week in Ontario. We are so fortunate to live in a region with some of the best agricultural land in the country. We are able to grow a wide range of fresh market produce…

  • Make that special teacher feel loved!

      Coming up with the appropriate gift option for a teacher is a tough one. I mean they spend all day molding the minds of our kids, we want to make sure that we say Thank You! We asked our resident…

  • Pretty (and useful) Hostess Gifts!

    Is there anything more festive than a good holiday party with all of your friends gathered in one place? We don’t think so! Every year we cram about 40 of our closest friends into our small house. It gets very crowded,…

  • Winter Hours and Christmas Prep

    It’s that time again, Halloween is here and our fall festival has come to a close for another year. We have had a great season and have loved seeing everyone’s smiling face out on the tractor, in the pumpkin patch and…

  • Fall Festival is Coming to a Close!

    It may be cold and snowy outside today, but we are not quite done with fall yet! If you haven’t picked up the perfect pumpkin (or got lost in a corn maze!) now is the time. Our fall festival runs right…

  • Thanksgiving Prep is Underway!

    The pumpkins have been picked, the market has been decorated, and the pies are cooling. Fall officially starts tomorrow and we could not be more excited! This is the time of year when the market is buzzing with activities as we…

  • Fall is on the Horizon!

    Many people will tell you that fall is their favourite season, and it’s easy to see why. The air starts to get a little bit cooler, the leaves start to crunch under your feet, the smell of pumpkin and spices waft…

  • Fresh, Seasonal Produce in Store Now

      We have almost reached the mid-point of summer with our second long weekend of the season just a few days away. The first half of the summer was bountiful with both our asparagus and strawberry crops thriving in the great…

  • Summer is in full Swing!

    School is out and the hot, hot weather is here! Strawberry season is winding up soon so be sure to get in by this weekend to get your fill of this delicious season! Raspberries are on the way though, and pick…

  • Welcome to the new Season!

    APPLY ONLINE FOR THE 2017 SEASON!   It’s official, Spring is here! She may have taken a while to show up, but the nice weather is sticking around. The high temps have certainly helped our asparagus crop and the market is…

  • Spring has Sprung!

    We may have just got a fresh new layer of snow but don’t let that get you down! Spring is right around the corner. The market is still closed until May 6th but we are opening for the Easter weekend for…

  • 2016 Season Ahead!

    Over the winter so far we have been working away on some new and exciting things for the upcoming season! We know this year will be our best yet! We will be open Easter Weekend (Thursday-Saturday) for dessert orders, including butter…

  • Don’t Miss Out On Murphy’s Holiday Season

      Christmas is so close we can almost taste it! (Well actually we can taste it because the bakery has been pumping out delicious holiday treats for weeks!) All of your Christmas Menu and Holiday Gift Basket orders are in and…

  • Murphy’s 2015 Christmas Menu Now Available

    Christmas is always a busy time of year in the bakery! Between our Confection Collection (featuring Fresh Marshmallows, Shortbread and Buttercrunch) and our regular bakery production things can get pretty busy! We love thinking about our baked goods becoming a part…

  • Murphy’s Holiday Gift Baskets & Bags Available

    We are taking orders for Murphy’s Holiday Gift Baskets and Gift Bags until December 16th! Our custom Gift Baskets offer a unique gift idea for family, friends and clients and we offer a wide range of price points to appeal to…

  • New Season, New Flavours to Enjoy!

    It’s a new season and with a new season comes new flavours for us to experiment with… And experimenting we have done! Our sweet and creamy squash soup will warm you up on a chilly November day. Find it in the…

  • Thank You for the BEST Thanksgiving Yet!

    We’ve finally gotten our act together and tallied up all the numbers from our BEST Thanksgiving yet! All of the late nights and early mornings were definitely worth it. We sold 1075 pies!! Did you know that in our opening season…

  • Fall Festival is in Full Swing!

    The Murphy family has also worked hard to build a fun outdoor activity area. It is a safe area with games, play & climbing areas for kids of all ages. Some activities include: Obstacle Course Mini Maze (for the little ones) Corn…

  • 10 Ways to Use Your Fresh Ontario Apples

      It may be the end of summer, but with the start of fall and cooler air temperatures, fresh Ontario apples are a plenty! We now have Honeycrisp and Gala apples available in the market and if you’re looking for some…

  • Pick-Your-Own Tomatoes & Fall Raspberries

      Summer may be winding down but the late summer heat has brought us lots and lots of delicious beefsteak and cherry tomatoes, as well as fall raspberries (Update: Pick Your Own raspberries are now closed for the season). To celebrate,…

  • Back to School & Off to College Packs!

    It’s September and it’s the most wonderful time of the year! … Ok maybe it isn’t, but there is no hiding from the truth. It’s back to school and off to College/University for kids everywhere – big or small! The Murphy…