This week at Kits – July 26

What’s in season? If you’ve been at the markets lately you’d notice that the farm stalls are bursting with variety. We’ve got everything you need at Kits to make some incredible meals. Get you Pemberton potatoes from Helmer Organic Farm, have a choice of cherry varieties at Jobst-Hof or enjoy some local artichokes from Glen […]

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Mount Pleasant Market-July 26th

What to look for this week: *We have a NEW Organic Farmer at our market! Honest Food Farm from the mountains of sunny Similkameen Valley.  Yuri and Brandie Zebroff and their young family have grow a wide variety of produce since 1973. *Eggs this week from Rehoboth Farm! They are a 3 generation farm with chickens, cows and pigs, passionate about animal welfare and […]

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This week at Trout Lake – July 25

Plums, glorious plums! We love seeing the first and most delicious of the produce grown in BC at the Trout Lake Farmers Market. Sapo Bravo had organic plums last week that literally burst in your mouth! They’re perfect on top of breakfast granola, in a zesty salad or popped in whole in the middle of […]

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From the Fields: July

From the Fields is a monthly collection of events, announcements, and VFM Vendor News.   Everyone’s fave crepe truck, Creperie la Boheme, is opening a cafe! The Dandelion Kitchen is opening mid-July in Forest Grove, a small hamlet east of 100 Mile House in the Cariboo District of BC. The menu will be varied and […]

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Out of the Clear Blue Pie

BC Berry Pie Bake-Off Winner, Lauren van Oosten’s “Out of the Clear Blue Pie” blew our judges’ taste buds away at last week’s Mt Pleasant Berry Festival. It took first place against such contenders as “Creme Brulee Berry Pie”, “Goes well with owl ice cream” pie, “Raspberry Mango Pie” and “Poke-a-Dot Pie” with cookie crumble […]

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This week in Yaletown – July 23

Yoga at the market This Thursday, July 23, Westcoast Hot Yoga presents “Yoga at the Yaletown Farmers Market” Bring your mats to the Bill Curtis Square on Mainland Street for a 30 minute yoga for runners class at 4pm. Westcoast Hot Yoga will be giving out 2 for 1 drop in class cards and are […]

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It’s Corn Festival Time at Kerrisdale Farmers Market

That’s right friends, our Corn Festival is this coming Saturday where we’ll be celebrating the bumper crop that promises to be one great harvest. Our corn vendors will be bringing in truckloads of their varieties to please the most finicky of ‘corn-noisseurs’ (I made that word up). Plus, we’ll have lots of other stuff going […]

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What’s happening at Main St Station this week- July 22nd

Come on down to Main St Station this Wednesday (2pm-6pm) for a nice, relaxing afternoon/evening at Thornton Park! Directions for a wonderful market experience: Pick up all of your grocery needs from some of your favourite local farmers and prepared food vendors– cheese, eggs, meat, vegetables, fruits, pastries, spreads, honey….we’ve got you covered! Grab a late lunch/early dinner […]

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