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Salt Spring Saturday Market – a feast for the senses

Oh my! We have visited some pretty impressive farmers markets over the years, but Salt Spring Island’s famous Saturday Market outdoes them all. The last time we visited 20 years ago, the market was a thriving operation with, perhaps, 80 … Continue reading

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Parksville Farmers Market offers unique heritage ambiance

There are farmers markets, and then there are farmers markets. Some are focused entirely on foodstuffs and plants, with no room for crafters.  Others are an eclectic mix offering up a huge variety of almost anything your heart could desire.  … Continue reading

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Waterfront location gives Port Alberni’s farmers market a unique maritime ambiance

We finally got to the Port Alberni Farmers Market recently, and what a refreshing change it was. Most farmers markets are located in rural settings or are tucked in to downtown cores – the diversity is always interesting and we … Continue reading

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