The longer nights and shorter days may be upon us and you may think this is it for the farm-market season, but the farthest is from the truth! Growing, harvesting and production of food in the region is a year-round
To eat well, plant well! Now is the time of the year to dream and plan your garden. And now is the time of year to get some local seeds at one of a number of Seedy Saturdays in the
We all know that magical moment, the moment we dream about in the doldrums of winter, the moment when we finally get to wake up, leap up, and exclaim, ” It’s market season again!!!” Yes, farmers’ markets across the CRD are bursting out of the
The FREE 2016 Island FarmFresh Guide is hot off the press and a must-have for savouring the region! Covering the Saanich Peninsula, Western Communities, Salt Spring Island and the Cowichan Valley, the guide provides information on farms, wineries/cideries/distilleries, markets and food producers/artisans.
Local Food & Country Market Saturday, September 28 | 9 am – 1 pm Prospect Lake Community Hall 5358 Sparton Road Market organizer Fred Haynes anticipates more than 50 vendors will attend a September 28 market at the Prospect Lake
North Saanich Farm Market Saturday morning, 9:30 a.m – 12:30 p.m. @ St. Johns United Church, 10990 West Saanich Road, North Saanich www.northsaanichfarmmarket.ca It’s the North Saanich Flavour Trail weekend! As in previous years, our market will be the starting-off
“The sun will be back, and so will the strawberries (which are amazing this year!). We’re also moving into the most productive time in local gardens: new potatoes, lots of fresh greens, peas, beans and beets, early basil, crafts, preserves