Summer has begun and in Ontario that means strawberries are ready to be picked. Picking your own strawberries is a fun family activity. There are numerous farms in our area that offer excellent berry picking. Ontario strawberries are plump, juicy and delicious. They are fantastic to freeze and wonderful to use in jams and pies. Picking dates depend on the weather and market conditions, so it is important to call ahead. If you’re interested in picking your own strawberries visit Foodlink to find a farm nearby.