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.

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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.