BC Farmer's Market

With the farmers’ market season just around the corner, the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets (BCAFM) celebrated the best of B.C. with its third annual Farmers’ Market Awards. The event celebrated those who have made outstanding contributions to B.C more

Apr 10, 2016 12:00 AM News

The contest is part of the BCAFM’s celebration of Farmers Appreciation Week (September 12 to 19), an annual event highlighting the important contributions that local food and farmers make to our lives. more

Sep 24, 2015 10:52 AM News

B.C. companies are invited to showcase their shelf-stable agrifood products at ANUGA October 10-14, 2015. more

Sep 1, 2015 10:28 AM News

BC Association of Farmers’ Markets invites people from BC to submit an original poem to honour local farmers during Farmers' Appreciation Week September 12-19, 2015 more

Aug 26, 2015 3:31 PM News

Buying Wine

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One of the positive aspects of BC wine law reform is the introduction of liquor sales and marketing at Farmers’ Markets. more

Jun 9, 2015 2:37 PM Articles

Thrive is a three-day conference that invites market organizers, growers, small-scale food processors, artisans, and agricultural and community leaders, to celebrate local food and farmers’ markets. more

Nov 28, 2014 10:20 AM Articles

You can Win $500 to spend at your local market. Enter here! more

Jun 27, 2014 12:39 PM Articles

Good news announced today for the support in the near future for locally produced craft beer, wine, cider and spirits to be sold at BC Farmers' Markets by Premier Christy Clark. more

Dec 11, 2013 4:00 AM News

How much do you appreciate your local farmers and the food they grow. Tell us in a poem and you could win a $50 Gift Certificate to use at a BCAFM farmers' market of your choice. more

Sep 4, 2013 5:00 PM Articles

Farmers markets are community hubs where people meet, local food is celebrated, and where innovative food businesses are born. When markets thrive, the business community around them thrives too. more

Mar 12, 2013 9:08 PM Articles

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