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Photo Contest Winners!

Hello, local food and photography enthusiasts! Happy June!! Thank you so much with all your enthusiasm with the content entries and keeping patience while we went through each one, with so much love for all our farmers markets community. After evaluating all the lovely and candid submissions, we’re thrilled to announce the winners of our […]

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2024 AGM – Invitation and Package

We are pleased to share this invitation to our Annual General Meeting and Election of Directors! This is an essential part of our organization, and a great opportunity for you to be involved in the decision making process of where we are heading and hoping to be. The VFM Board has approved an In-Person format […]

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Annual General Meeting 2024

Your Local Farmers Market Society (dba Vancouver Farmers Markets) invites you to the 2024 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 22, 2024. The 2024 AGM is happening In-Person and we hope to meet our members and the community at large at the AGM. We are pleased to share this invitation to our Annual General Meeting and Election […]

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We’ve made some changes to our website!

You may have noticed that things are looking a little different on our website lately… particularly if you are a shopper who frequently uses our vendor/product search features. This is because we’ve recently made the switch to a new market management platform (Marketspread) through which we link our website and market maps to our back-end […]

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Discover the Joys of Midweek Markets: 7 Reasons to Shop Fresh and Local

Are you looking for a unique, vibrant yet local shopping experience that fits perfectly into your busy week? We have the perfect solution for you – our Midweek Farmers Markets! With two fantastic locations – Downtown Farmers Market on Wednesdays from 2 pm to 6 pm and False Creek Farmers Market on Thursdays from 3 […]

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2024 Board of Director – Call for Nominations

Your Local Farmers Market Society dba Vancouver Farmers Markets Your Local Farmers Market Society (YLFMS, doing business as) Vancouver Farmers Markets (VFM) is a dynamic community-based non-profit social enterprise with a vision of a resilient local food network that values people and the land. We pursue our vision by creating vibrant and welcoming markets that […]

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Earth Day, Every Day, at Vancouver Farmers Markets

Have you ever felt that every trip to the farmers market is a celebration of Earth’s gifts? At Vancouver Farmers Markets, that’s exactly what we believe. Our markets are not just places to buy fresh produce; they are hubs of sustainability, community, and business incubation, where every day feels like Earth Day. Picture this! A […]

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Advocating for a Farmers Market in East Park Planning

In November 2022, as the East Park planning unfolded, Vancouver Farmers Markets rallied its community in the False Creek area to participate in a survey, advocating for the inclusion of space for a farmers market in the park’s plans. This effort was documented in a previous blog post that highlighted the market’s journey and its […]

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