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cfmcgrath18 Sep 14, 2010 04:30 PM

I'm planning my first tomato preserve weekend this Saturday... and am looking for bushels of Roma/San Marzano tomatoes. Am located in DT Toronto, but am willing to drive to get them.. Looking for about 5 bushels.
Any suggestions?

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    EarlyDrive Sep 14, 2010 08:04 PM

    I believe that Fiesta Farms garden centre still has them.

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    Fiesta Farms
    200 Christie St, Toronto, ON M6G, CA

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      helenhelen Sep 17, 2012 10:50 PM

      anyone know if fiesta farms has them this year? i live right by there!

    2. eddy Sep 15, 2010 01:02 PM

      I think your a little late but try Longo's or Lady York on Dufferin south of Lawrence

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      2917 Dufferin St, Toronto, ON M6B3S7, CA

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        greatbigcat Sep 15, 2010 01:59 PM

        I'm not sure how far you're willing to drive but I got 3 bushels of Romas from a place on Keele just north of the 401(west side). I made my sauce this past weekend. The tomatoes we very fresh. Excellent yield.

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          pakmode Sep 16, 2010 01:27 PM

          Galati Brothers probably?
          They're on the southwest corner of Keele/Wilson, just north of the 401.

          We were lucky as we picked our own romas in Sarnia last week for $5/bushel. Was alot of fun.

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            Jacquilynne Sep 16, 2010 02:01 PM

            I think greatbigcat is thinking of the little hole in the wall produce place a couple of blocks further up Keele, because that Galati Brothers turned into an Asian grocer a few months back.

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              pakmode Sep 17, 2010 09:14 AM

              Wow, that's surprising....Galati had been there for yearsssss

        2. AzulH Sep 16, 2010 12:11 PM

          There is a place on Davenport, West of Lansdowne on the south side that sells then for $15 the bushel

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            ivxu Sep 16, 2010 02:01 PM

            The place on Davenport you're probably referring to is Joe's Garden Centre.

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              AzulH Sep 16, 2010 04:40 PM

              You are right, Thanks, ivxu

          2. Charles Yu Sep 16, 2010 04:51 PM

            St Lawrence Market!!!

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              pearlD Sep 17, 2010 10:27 AM

              There is also a place on Caledonia just slightly north of Davenport right near Macedo Grapes..name escapes me but it's a 'garden centre' (and a good one at that) on the west side of the street.

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