From butternut and chestnut to hickory and hazelnuts, Ernie Grimo cultivates more than 20 varieties of nut trees as well as unusual fruit trees at Grimo Nut Nursery in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Chestnuts, still on the tree.
The hazelnut harvest is just a small sample of larger opportunities as farmers such as Ernie Grimo test different varieties for Canadian hardiness in hopes of grow the local nut industry
Grimo with his daughter Linda
A handful of Japanese walnuts.