Farmers' Market Blog and Updates for Artisan Farmers Market Society
December 11, 2017

Your Dog’s Diet is as Important as Yours

Like humans, dogs need to adhere to a healthy diet in order to maintain a healthy well-being. But the big question here is always, “What should I feed my dog?” With many options available, it can be overwhelming, especially for new dog owners. Many people have the notion that dogs are carnivores, or purely meat […]

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Cranberry Meadows Farm Supplies Cranberries for Darlene Tanaka Recipe Demo

Have you ever driven down Hwy 91 in Richmond or elsewhere in the Fraser Valley and wondered about the bright rose-coloured fields that magically appear this time of year? I sure have. The first time I saw them, when I was new to the area, I didn’t know they were cranberries floating above irrigated fields about […]

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For Real Meals, Success is all about Community and Planning

Since her first farmers’ market, Sarah hasn’t looked back. Having started from scratch, she now runs a  successful, growing family business! Sarah knows first-hand how hard it is to juggle work, a household, extracurricular activities and the time to squeeze in preparing healthy meals. Real Meals was born out of the importance her family placed […]

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Doggie Fashion Show a Treat for Your Camera Lens and Dog Lovers!

There’s a new dog in town and her name is Ginger! Ginger, the motorcycle dog, will be strutting her stuff at the Doggie Fashion Show taking place at Burnaby Artisan Farmers’ Market. Ginger’s friends, the St. John Ambulance’s Therapy Dogs will be at both North Shore Artisan Markets. Other cute dogs will also be there […]

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August 31, 2017

Back to School – A Time for Canadians to Consider Food Security?

Do you have children in school or an interest in food security? If so, you should find this morning’s ‘The Current’ story’ Canada Needs National School Lunch Program‘ informative. The story reminded us why we are active partners in the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets ‘Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program’.    Here are a few of the facts […]

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Veggie Salsa Celebration!

#BCBuyLocal’s Veggie Salsa Celebration Means Sampling Flavours from Around the World Celebrate Sauces Made from Fresh, Local Farm Products This month, we’re continuing to celebrate sauces made from fresh, local farm products that are inspired by tastes on all continents. Given the mix of people living in British Columbia, our markets feature flavours from around […]

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