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Located in Burford, ON, Canada

harroldcountryhome@gmail.com 

Welcome To Our Country Home!

We are a three generation family that left behind life in the big city to live the country dream. Since our move in 2011, we’ve striven to make ourselves more self-reliant and self-sufficient while embracing family-based living. Head over to About if you're interested in our story.

We are happy to share our bounty of real food! By real food, we mean food that is grown in a beyond-organic fashion. We use the methods of regenerative agriculture to work within nature's framework to grow nourishing food using an earth healing practices. At Shop you can learn what we have available now and what future offerings are in the works.

Food CSA

We operate a Community Supported Agriculture operation on our homestead. We offer in-season, nutrient dense vegetables, fruits, and eggs. If you want to learn more, visit Food CSA

Our Blog

What's happening at Harrold Country Home? What crazy adventures have the children come up with? What's the latest addition to  the homestead? This is a spot for us to share our stories with other people who are considering modern homesteading and country living. Or for those who are just curious to know what crazy schemes we're up to. 

Grandma likes to write poetry from time to time and shares some of them in our Poetry Corner

We find pleasure in using locally grown or sourced ingredients in our food. Over time, we've come to favour particular recipes and have developed some of our own. We share these under the Recipes tab.

We hope you find Harrold Country Home a refreshing and honest site and choose to make it a place you visit often!

Recent Blog Posts

Dabbling with Ducks

Find out what happens when we add ducks to the homestead.

Chickens, Children, and Cuddles

Our daughter learns the difficult truth that chickens don't make the best of pets.

The Turkey Trial - Part 2: Preparing Thanksgiving Dinner

The finale of raising turkeys for five months? The best Thanksgiving dinner ever!

Turkey Trial - Part 1: Growing Thanksgiving Dinner

Our adventure of raising turkeys from day-old chicks to Thanksgiving dinner.

My Little Man Wants To Work

Our 5 1/2 year old son likes to help out with chores around the house. We would be wise to take advantage of his eagerness and…

Recent Recipes

Bacon Tomato Risotto

Winter canned tomato and homemade stock risotto. Bacon from a local pastured farmer. Some onions from the cold cellar, and mushroom mix.

Thai Red Curry Butternut Squash Soup

This soup is a delicious use for Butternut Squash. Roasting the squash in the oven brings out its natural sweetness.

Asparagus Pizza with Caesar Sauce

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We are continually learning and want feedback from people who are also on a homesteading journey. If you have some words of wisdom or sage advice to share, we want to hear from you. So, if you would like to get an account to post comments, give us some tips, or ask us some questions just fire us an email and we will get you setup.


Sites We Recommend

Pastured Beef, Pork, and Poultry

Hidden Root Farms

5 Chicks and a Farmer

Norton Farms  

Local Farm Stores

The Stand Burford

Your Farm Market, Woodstock

Oakridge Acres

Seeds

William Dam Seeds

Terra Edibles

Heritage Harvest Seeds

Urban Harvest

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A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body. Benjamin Franklin
Home is the nicest word there is. Laura Ingalls Wilder
If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere. Vincent Van Gogh