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Generous Gift from Son Risen Farm

Posted on 04/17/13 by Don Fawns

On April 16th, we had a big gift come our way here at Steckle Heritage Farm. It came in the form of two fuzzy furry beautiful brown eyed Llamas from Jane and Andy Pearson and Family. The Pearson’s are a long time farm family who currently have a flock of sheep in the St. Marys […]

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Something FUN on a PD Day

Posted on 04/08/13 by Don Fawns

…. your kids are off for the day and you are working.  What to do?    Where to send them?  TO  STECKLE  HERITAGE  FARM!  We would love to have your kids come and have  a day of fun with us.  Our day camps always include hands on time with animals, helping with chores, games and […]

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Calling all busy bees!

Posted on 04/05/13 by Don Fawns

Steckle Heritage Farm has 15 acres that need your help! Our animals need new shelters and fences to keep them safe and warm, and our gardens and orchard need some love so they can treat us well this year. On Sunday April 14th, and Saturday April 27th from 1 to 4, we’ll be hosting work […]

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Easter Fun for the Family!

Posted on 03/06/13 by Don Fawns

Our Easter egg hunt is now FULL!  Thank you so much for the great response… see you soon, happy hunters!          

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Fall Family Fun day!

Posted on 10/07/12 by Don Fawns

OCTOBER 20th, from 10am-4pm! Come on out to Steckle Farm for our annual fun filled FREE Family Day on October 20th! >Entertainment provided by the Strathyre Highland dancers, Intensely Irish Dancers, JD Magic, and Erick Traplin! Play games, make a craft, learn how to milk a cow, and get your face painted by a fabulous […]

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Farm to Fork Picnic….Good Ol’ Family Fun!

Posted on 08/20/12 by Don Fawns

Something fun that we want to make a tradition is our upcoming event….. The FARM TO FORK  Family Picnic! It is a fundraiser where you get to have tonnes of fun AND raise funds to care for our animals!  In the last two years we have acquired and purchased a number of animals that live […]

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Honouring Jean

Posted on 06/06/12 by Don Fawns

An amazing thing has happened. We found out from a phone call (top secret might I add) about one week before the school board was being presented with new school names. What was it we found out? That the name selected for the new school going up in the Huron Rd. area will be named […]

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Animal Tales

Posted on 02/03/12 by Don Fawns

We have many animals on the farm. Our goal is to have animals farmed in Ontario for you to meet and see up close! Let us introduce you to our current residents: PB and Jam- Tamworth cross pigs. They came to us as weaners in May 2011 and boy have they grown! They are a […]

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Welcoming the Community!

Posted on 01/10/12 by Don Fawns No Comments

As some people may have noticed, changes are afoot at Steckle! Programs have been “tweaked”, more times added for popular programs and new events being added to the annual schedule. All of these changes are part of our effort to re-connect the City and community with our mission to connect, educate, grow and inspire. We […]

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