Market Produce and Harvest Swap!

harvest-swap-2016

Join us this week at the Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House for our annual Harvest Swap and Festival!
Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Zucchini (BC and Organic)
  • Anjou Pears (BC)
  • Gala Apples
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Corn (BC)
  • Kabocha Squash (BC)
  • Red Onions (BC)
  • Cantaloupe Melons (BC)
  • Yukon Gold Potatoes (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House from 10:00am to 12:00pm and South Vancouver Neighbourhood House from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Market Produce – Sept 17

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Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Zucchini (BC and Organic)
  • Orange Cauliflower (BC)
  • Bartlett Pears (BC)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Corn (BC)
  • Kabocha Squash (BC)
  • Red Onions (BC)
  • Cantaloupe Melons (BC)
  • Yukon Gold Potatoes (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Brant Villa from 10:30am to 12:30pm and Kensington Community Centre from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Market Produce – Sept 10

orange-cauliflower

Ever tried orange cauliflower? Well, we will be selling this week at the markets…yum!

Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Zucchini (BC and Organic)
  • Orange Cauliflower (BC)
  • Bartlett Pears (BC)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Corn (BC)
  • Kabocha Squash (BC)
  • Red Onions (BC)
  • Cantaloupe Melons (BC)
  • Yukon Gold Potatoes (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House from 10:00am to 12:00pm and Orchard Park from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Market Produce – Sept 3

 

pear types

Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Cauliflower (BC)
  • Apples Gala (BC)
  • Anjou Pears (BC)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Corn (BC)
  • Kabocha Squash (BC)
  • Red Onions (BC)
  • Honeydew Melons (BC)
  • Yukon Gold Potatoes (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Brant Villa from 10:30am to 12:30pm and Kensington Community Centre from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Market Produce – August 27

babaganoush

This wonderful dip is made with roasted eggplant, tahini, lemon and lots of roasted garlic. Even if you don’t usually like eggplant, you just may love this. Click here for the recipe.

Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Apples Gala (BC)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Peaches (BC)
  • Eggplant (BC)
  • Corn (BC)
  • Kabocha Squash (BC)
  • Yellow Onions (BC)
  • Honeydew Melons (BC)
  • Yukon Gold Potatoes (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House from 10:00am to 12:00pm and South Vancouver Neighbourhood House from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Seedy Saturday – Winter Gardening

Seedy Saturday - Sept 24
Join the Cedar Cottage Food Network and the Vancouver Public Library for the fifth of our 2016 Seedy Saturday workshop series. Each event includes a workshop on a gardening topic and a seed swap.

Learn how to get your garden ready for cold weather, including staggering plant cycles, protecting your soil and various structures you can use to maximize your harvest.

Take home seeds from the Seed Sharing Library or bring your own to donate. This event is free but seating is limited so please pre-register.

This event is free but seating is limited so please pre-register online or in person at the library branch. Light refreshments will be available. The facility is wheelchair accessible.

See you there!

Market Produce – Aug 20

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Winter squash season is beginning! This week we will be bringing some locally grown Kabocha squash.

Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Apples Gala (BC)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Peaches (BC)
  • Eggplant (BC)
  • Corn (BC)
  • Kabocha Squash (BC)
  • Yellow Onions (BC)
  • Honeydew Melons (BC)
  • Yukon Gold Potatoes (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Brant Villa from 10:30am to 12:30pm and Kensington Community Centre from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Market Produce – Aug 6

Corncobs

Corn season has arrived! There are so many beautiful varieties of corn. This week we will be selling a local favourite: Chilliwack sweet corn.

Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Apples Sunrise (BC)
  • Lemons (California)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Peaches (BC)
  • Green Beans (BC)
  • Corn (BC)
  • Ginger (China)
  • Zucchini (BC and Organic)
  • Green Cabbage (BC)
  • Yellow Onions (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Brant Villa from 10:30am to 12:30pm and Kensington Community Centre from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Market Produce – July 23

 

roma tomatoes

Fresh, local tomatoes are in! You will find an abundance of Roma tomatoes at this week’s market. If your anything like me, I will be busy making tomato sauce and canning them!


Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Peaches (BC)
  • Crimini Mushrooms (BC)
  • Roma Tomatoes (BC)
  • Zucchini (BC and Organic)
  • Green Cabbage (BC)
  • Blueberries (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House from 10:00am to 12:00pm and South Vancouver Neighbourhood House from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

Market Veggies – July 16

cherries heart

BC Cherries are in this week!

Also this week is another order from Fresh Roots Urban Farm veggies! Every week throughout the summer we will be getting hyper local, organic veggies grown on school sites throughout Vancouver.
Here is what to expect at the market this week:
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Carrots (BC and Organic)
  • Broccoli (BC)
  • Avocados (Mexico)
  • Peaches (BC)
  • Yellow Onions (Washington)
  • White Potatoes (BC)
  • Zucchini (BC and Organic)
  • Green Cabbage (BC)
  • Blueberries (BC)

So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. We will be at Brant Villa from 10:30am to 12:30pm and Kensington Community Centre from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Take a look at our mobile market locations for more info on how to find us.

See you this weekend!

*As always, produce lists are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.