Market Produce for May 23

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Have you ever heard of the dirty dozen? These are  the 12 most contaminated varieties of produce. When we order our produce we try to use this as a guide.
Here is what to expect at this week’s market, yum yum!
  • Red Delicious Apples (BC and Organic)
  • Avocado (Mexico and Organic)
  • Bananas (South America and Organic)
  • Carrots (California and Organic)
  • Collard Greens (California and Organic)
  • Swiss Chard (California and Organic)
  • Spring Salad mix (California and Organic)
  • Apricots (California)
  • Cantaloupes (Mexico)
  • Pink Zebra Lemons (California)
  • Anjou Pears (Washington)
  • Mangoes (Mexico)
  • Broccoli (California)
  • Cabbage (BC)
  • Red Onions (Washington)
  • Yukon Gold Potatoes (BC)
  • Sweet Potatoes (California)
So make sure to head down to this Saturday’s mobile market locations to stock up. From 10:00am-12:00pm, we’ll be at Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House (Victoria Dr. and 24th ave.) and from 2-4pm, we’ll be at South Van Neighbourhood House (Victoria Dr. and 49th ave.). Don’t forget to sample some of the delicious recipes at South Van’s tasting kitchen. See you at the market!
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