La Fleur du Pommier

Owners

Léopold and Euclide Bourgeois, Ronald Goguen and Jean-Paul Bourque

Brief History

La Fleur du Pommier is a partnership among four families. Founded in 1978, the farm has invested significantly in its facilities, including controlled-atmosphere warehouses to maintain the superior quality of its apples all winter long. While constantly innovating to remain on the leading edge, La Fleur du Pommier is also an environmentally friendly farm.

Description

La Fleur du Pommier has 10,000 apple trees and 80 acres of cultivated land in Cocagne, New Brunswick. La Fleur du Pommier understands the importance of fostering the cooperative spirit among the Really Local members, including through the sharing of human and other resources and expertise.

Harvest Calendar

Early July: strawberry U-pick, 406 White Settlement Road
Mid-July: raspberry U-pick, 1143 Babineau Road
Mid-September: apple U-pick on R. Goguen Road and White Settlement Road
August – late October: apples at the farm stand on R. Goguen Road
Year-round: fresh apple juice, apple cider vinegar, apple jelly and honey at the farm stand on R. Goguen Road
Year-round: The farm stand is open year-round and La Fleur du Pommier products are available at the farmers markets in Dieppe and Moncton

Where sold

Products are sold on-site at the farm as well as at the Dieppe and Moncton markets and at the farm stands of other Really Local members. Its apples are also available at selected grocery stores under the Belliveau Orchard name.

Upick

Strawberries, raspberries, apples

Processed products:

  • Strawberry and raspberry preserves
  • Crabapple jelly
  • Apple juice
  • Honey
  • Apple cider vinegar

Events

Spring: Information sessions in conjunction with the Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group
September 15: Open Farm Day


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La Fleur du Pommier
79 R. Goguen St.,
Chemin Cocagne Sud, NB
(506) 576-7946
slbourg@rogers.com