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Iris Benson
809 Downey Road
North Saanich, BC V8L 5P8



• Grown Without Pesticides
• Non-GMO

• Farm Stand/Store
• Farm Tours


Downey Farm is a lovely peaceful rural pastoral 20-acre farm located in North Saanich, in the southern part of Vancouver Island. The farm has a horse boarding facility, and is currently giving a home and caring for horses in their senior years. As of recent years, Downey Farm has planted a market garden. Vegetables grown are garlic, tomatoes, peppers, squash, cucumbers, beans, beets, watermelon, pumpkins, kale, cherry tomatoes and many more each passing year. Downey Farm has a roadside farm stand at property gates.


Vegetables – Asian Vegetables, Asparagus, Beans (green or wax), Beets, Bok Choy, Broccoli, Chard, Collards, Cucumbers, Garlic, Green Onions, Kale, Leeks, Peas, Peppers, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Radishes, Spinach, Summer Squash, Tomatoes, Winter Squash, Zucchini

Berries – Blueberries

Fruit & Nuts – Apples, Figs, Melons, Peaches, Rhubarb, Sunflower Seeds

Herbs – Basil, Bay Leaves, Chamomile, Chives, Culinary Herbs, Lavender, Lemon Balm, Mint, Oregano, Rosemary, Sage, Thyme

Dairy & Eggs – Eggs

Meat & Poultry – Chicken, Rabbit, Turkey

Plants & Flowers – Bouquets, Dahlias, Plant Starts, Sunflowers

Compost & Fertilizer – Compost, Manure, Soil, Straw, Woodchips

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