Baby Cucumber & Arugula Pesto Salad

  This salad recipe comes from Chef Bonnie Friesen for Taves Family Farms in Abbotsford, and includes a number of seasonal ingredients available at the markets right now! Find baby cukes from Taves, a.k.a The Applebarn, walnuts from Klippers Organics, arugula from Crisp Organics, Cropthorne Farm or Earth Apple Organics, and feta cheese from Golden […]

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Roman-style Broccoli Pizza with Pasta Boy Peter

  Ciao Bellos & Bellas! I’m honoured to be contributing a recipe to Van Markets where I used to sell my Pasta and where I met so many future students of my Italian Cooking Classes at Pasta Boy Peter. It is that time of year where the Brassicas are coming to the markets. I love […]

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Recipe: Pink Devilled Eggs

Pick up a dozen of cage-free eggs on Sunday, April 1st at our Spring Eggstravaganza at the Hastings Park Farmers Market and add a pop of colour to your spring celebrations with this week’s recipe from Just Giulia (Chef Giulia of Lombardo’s Pizzeria) for Pink Devilled Eggs! Giulia uses beets to colour these delicious canapés, perfect for a Sunday brunch. Check […]

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Berry Fest at Main St Station! July 12

Berries, Berries, Berries! Join us at Berry Festival and celebrate the berry best season! Find berry recipes, limited-edition berry items and taste berries from our local farmers including Sull Farms, Shalefield Organic Gardens, Mandair Farms & Maan Farms. A few berry-filled treats to look forward to: Blueberry Pakoras from Mandair Farm Blueberry Pierogies from Old […]

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What’s Fresh at Main St Station – June 28

June Fresh Guide Strawberries | Garlic Scapes | Raspberries | Lettuce | Turnips | Radishes | Eggs | Chicken  | Herbs | Kale | Cucumbers | Seafood | Collard Greens | Cherries | Cheese | Grass Fed Butter Check out our In Season at the Markets blog for a full market fresh guide. Get a […]

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What’s Fresh at Main St Station – June 21

June Fresh Guide Stawberries | Garlic Scapes | Raspberries | Lettuce | Turnips | Raddishes | Eggs | Chicken  | Mushrooms | Herbs | Kale | Cucumbers | Seafood | Collard Greens | Cherries | Cheese | Grass Fed Butter Check out our In Season at the Markets blog for a full market fresh guide. […]

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What’s Fresh at Main St Station – June 14

June Fresh Guide Stawberries | Garlic Scapes | Lettuce | Turnips | Raddishes | Eggs | Chicken | Mushrooms | Herbs | Kale | Cucumbers | Seafood | Collard Greens | Cheese | Grass Fed Butter Check out our In Season at the Markets blog for a full market fresh guide. Get a complete list […]

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What’s Fresh at Main St Station – June 7

Produce:  bok choi, chard, collards, gai lan, greenhouse cucumbers, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, lettuce, mushrooms, potatoes, radishes, rhubarb, salad greens, spinach, shallots, strawberries, tomatoes, turnips Meats: beef, bison, salmon, chicken Other: frozen berries, garden starts, grass fed butter, cheese, eggs Get a complete list of this week’s Main St Station vendors here MAIN ST STATION RUNS […]

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