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Bring your team to Everdale for an inspiring farm-based team building experience for your business or organization. Your team will be contributing to a healthy future, building strong communities, and a sustainable local food system.  As one of the very first Harvest Share farms in Ontario, Everdale has been a trail blazer of the local food movement for over 20 years and specializes in education, food security and hosting farm groups of adults and children effectively.  Take a break from the daily routine and come and enjoy the view from our 50-acre organic farm, nestled in the beautiful hills of Wellington County.

When your team comes to the farm they will:

  • Have a positive social impact on your community by helping to grow and harvest fresh food to directly support hunger relief
  • Do light work in the vegetable fields alongside Everdale’s amazing team of farmers and program staff
  • Strengthen and improve communication between team members which fosters innovation and trust in your team
  • Increase awareness of food literacy and healthy community food solutions
  • Experience an inspiring day at beautiful Everdale farm and contribute to a great cause at the same time
  • Relax and enjoy our welcoming facilities
  • Have Fun!

What does the basic Team Building day include?

  • The cost is $15/person for a 3 1/2 – hour visit (mornings & afternoons available)
  • An introduction to Everdale’s charitable work
  • Welcome tea & coffee
  • A walking tour of the property
  • An opportunity to grow and harvest food for vulnerable community members who can’t afford healthy food

You can add one or more of the following options to the Basic package above.  Additional options to consider. Keep in mind that add-ons require extra time beyond the 3 1/2 hours for the base cost visit.

  • $10/person for a healthy snack
  • $15/person for a seasonal lunch (dietary needs happily catered to)
  • $10/person for an additional team building activity
  • Please note that the minimum charge for a Team Building Day is $180.

Menu of additional Team Building activities:

  • Bread & Butter making at our outdoor wood-fired oven
  • Chicken coop visit. Meet our resident laying hens and our friendly sheep flock.
  • Pickle Making. Take home a jar of your very own seasonal home-made pickles!
  • Needle Felting. Use colourful wool from Everdale sheep to make one-of-a-kind creations with this incredible and relaxing craft.
  • Forest walk. A exploration of our fields and forest trail.

We are booking Team Building Programs Between May 1st and Oct. 16th, 2020.

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