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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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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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IMPORTANT NOTICE: AMBLESIDE MARKET will be in a DIFFERENT LOCATION – THIS SUNDAY AUGUST 20, 2017 ONLY.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: AMBLESIDE MARKET will be in a DIFFERENT LOCATION – THIS SUNDAY ONLY. This Sunday, August 20, 2017, to accommodate a District of West Vancouver request, the market will be in the parking lot off 13th near the police station, just to the left before crossing the railroad track. After this weekend we’ll return […]

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Hooray, Hooray! The Zucchini Races are Here!

Hey Kids, and Big Kids!  It’s that time of year again! Time for Artisan’s annual Zucchini Races taking place at Burnaby, Lonsdale and Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Markets! The Artisan Zucchini Races have been happening at Artisan Markets for many years. It’s all thanks to Mary Forstbauer’s Zeal for kid’s events at the market! The race […]

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August 3, 2017

BC Forest Fires – A Letter from the Trenches

I received this letter from one of our vendors, Barrie Redl of Redl Home Grown Beef, who’s family was evacuated because of the BC forest fires. I want to share it with you because it paints an informative picture of what ranchers and residents are dealing with at this time in BC’s affected areas. Ron Gorman […]

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