It Feels Better at a Farmers Market

Facebook Selfie Contest Facebook Selfie Contest: http://www.facebook.com/bcafm Entry phase: June 23 – July 7, 2014 Voting: July 7 – July 21, 2014 The BC-wide #FarmersMarketSelfie contest will serve as a showcase of the feel-good experiences people in BC are having at their Farmers’ Markets. Selfie entries can be made between June 23 until July 7. All […]

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Alcohol at Farmers Markets

On Saturday, June 21 at our Kerrisdale Farmers Market, Justice Minister Suzanne Anton announced that alcohol will now be able to be sampled and sold at farmers markets across BC.  This announcement was one of many recommendations made as part of the Liquor Guideline Review undertaken last year by the provincial government. Opening the door […]

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Donation Station Returns!

We saw the return of the DonationStation on June 14th! Donations this season will be going to the Dr. Peter Centre food and nutrition program. This program allows Vancouver’s most vulnerable citizens to receive healthy, wholesome meals to help with taking HIV medication and other treatments so they can better manage their illness and lead healthy lives. The program provides a complete and nutrient-dense […]

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We’re gonna be 20…

…and you’re all invited to our birthday party! When: Saturday, July 12, 9am-2pm (Speeches and cake around noon) Where: Trout Lake Farmers Market (north parking lot of John Hendry Park) Who: our founders, vendors, volunteers and you! We’ll have all the best ingredients: good people, birthday cake and pictures from when we were young. Here’s […]

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Shop with a Personal Chef at Kits

The chefs from Cooking Journeys are excited to be hosting a series of market tours throughout the summer at Kitsilano. Luisa and Courtney will be your personal guides through the market, focusing on a different topic each month, to help you get the most out of your market experience. They’ll show you how to find […]

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Meet Your Maker: Fish!

Coming up on June 29th at Kits – Learn From Local Fish Vendors! As conscientious consumers, we all have questions about where our food comes from. When it comes to local fish, those questions can become even more pressing, and it can be difficult to know where to get answers from. If you’ve ever wondered […]

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