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Brentwood Artisan Farmers’ Market Inaugural Day!

Wow! After months in the making, Sunday’s inaugural Brentwood Artisan Farmers’ Market, brought to you by Grosvenor, went great (images below). Despite the drizzly weather, hundreds of shoppers came to the market and enjoyed the 20+ vendors. Thank you to all the vendors for joining us, to all the loyal Burnaby Artisan Farmers’ Market guests who […]

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What is a BCAFM Farmers’ Market?

Artisan Farmers Market Society has been a member of the British Columbia Association of Farmers’ Markets for around 20 years, but what does this mean for consumers and vendors? As a matter of fact, our Society’s co-founder, Mary Forstbauer, initiated the founding of the BCAFM. Today, the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets represents over 145+ […]

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Miss Mushroom – Embracing the Mushroom Culture and Imparting the Knowledge with Passion

Mushrooms – sprouting from baskets, crumbling in packets. Pungent – piercing the nose of all who happen by Sara Weller’s stand. Passersby then lured by a raft of beige, white, and  greys – speckled bulbs, satiny and akin to the orb of a fortune teller. And, indeed, mushrooms are steeped in lore. A recondite fungus […]

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Artisan Meat Pies; the Ultimate Comfort Food!

If you are a comfort food fan and like eating well, you’ll love this! This weekend, we have an awesome new vendor with delicious artisan meat pies for you to check out at the Lonsdale and Ambleside Farmers’ Markets. Try them by the slice or buy the frozen pies to bring home. Frozen, they are ready to bake, […]

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October 21, 2019

Heart and Soul

Since 2003 “Heart and Soul” has charmed it’s audiences with the accordion’s distinct voice; coaxed into full throated glory  by the practiced hands of Jim and Lynda. They have become a fixture at a manifold of venues across BC – and, in recent years, took a pilgrimage to the cradle of the Castilfideral; Italy. Performing, […]

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ARTISAN FARMERS‘ MARKETS SOCIETY ANNOUNCES NEW WINTER MARKET SEASON AT BURNABY CITY HALL! Burnaby, BC – Artisan Farmers’ Market Society, a member run BC Registered Non-Profit Society which operates the popular Burnaby Farmers’ Market as well as farmers’ markets in West Vancouver and North Vancouver, has announced the extension of its Burnaby Market season until […]

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Special Vendor Product Features for Thanksgiving ’19

Making Thanksgiving Dinner?  Check out these Special Thanksgiving Eats for you to Pick Up at The Markets! Rockweld Farm will be at Burnaby with their whole free range, non-medicated, chickens, weighing between 2.5 and 4 kg! Now that’s a big bird! All Rockweld’s chickens are SPCA Certified and fed by Canadian Organic Feeds Ltd. As a special “Thank You” […]

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