What’s Fresh Downtown – Sept 1

In Season Now   Artichokes                          Sungold Tomatoes   Cucamelons                        Free Stone Peaches   Borolotti Beans               German Blue Potatoes More fresh picks from the Markets: apples, […]

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What’s Fresh at Main St Station – Aug 31

Move over perfect peppers, we’ve got some weird and wonderful peppers for you at Main St Station – this bell pepper was found at one of Sole Food‘s urban farms. Sole Food Street Farm grows fruits and veggies in small farms around Vancouver – turning empty parking lots into productive farmland. Along with greening urban […]

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What’s Fresh at Trout Lake – August 27th

The Produce Artichokes, Cucamelons, Grapes, Apples, Heirloom Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Kohlrabi, Pattypan Squash, Pears, Purple Beans, Sweet Peppers, Sungold Tomatoes, Watermelon, Eggplant Farm Tour This past week our market team was lucky enough to visit Shalefield Organic Gardens in the Columbia Valley. We toured the 10-acre farm and got to see first hand where all the […]

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What’s Fresh at Mt Pleasant Market-Aug 28th

THE PRODUCE: Blackberries, Corn, Cucamelons, Concord Grapes,  Apples, Pears, Nectarines, Plums, Heirloom Tomatoes, King Oyster Mushrooms, Kohlrabi,  Squash, Sweet Peppers EDIBLE SCAVENGER HUNT: What to do:Pick up a card at any Vancouver Farmers Market, all Salt Spring Coffee events or download here.How to Enter:*Complete all five activities listed on the edible scavenger hunt card between August 27 and […]

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What’s Fresh at the West End August 27th

PRODUCE: apples, apricots, beans, beets, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, cabbage, cantaloupe, carrots, chard, cauliflower, cherries, cherry tomatoes, chives, corn cucumbers, fennel, onions, garlic, garlic scapes, green beans, head lettuce, nectarines, peaches, peppers, radishes, raspberries, salad mix, snap peas, strawberries, tomatoes, watermelon, zucchini NEW VENDORS THIS WEEK: Yolk’s Breakfast Food Truck will be at the West End for the first time this season […]

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What’s Fresh Downtown – August 25

THE PRODUCE: Artichokes, Cucamelons, Concord Grapes, Gravenstein Apples, Heirloom Tomatoes, King Oyster Mushrooms, Kohlrabi, Pattypan Squash, Pears, Purple Beans, Sweet Peppers, Sungold Tomatoes TOP PICKS: Shalefield Organic Gardens – this past week our market team was lucky enough to visit Shalefield Organic Gardens in the Columbia Valley. We toured the 10-acre farm and got to […]

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What’s Fresh at Main St Station – August 24

Earlier this week, farmer Brian Patterson from Shalefield Organic Gardens invited the Vancouver Farmers Market market crew to see his 10 acre organic farm, located just north of the USA boarder (and by “just north” we literally mean just across the street!) Brian proudly showed us his fields of berries, greens, cucumbers & tomatoes and […]

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What’s Fresh At Kitsilano – Aug 21

Produce apricots, basil, bell peppers, blueberries, blackberries, broccoli, bok choy, carrots, celery, chard, cherries, cauliflower, cucumbers, corn, crab apples, eggplant, fennel, fresh herbs, garlic, garlic scapes, green onions, heirloom tomatoes, leeks, nectarines, new potatoes, mushrooms, patty pan squash, peaches, plums, radishes, raspberries, rhubarb, salad mix, strawberries, sunflowers, snap peas, sugar peas, tomatoes, turnips, zucchini, zucchini […]

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