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Events for December 2022

May 2, 2013

The oldest Farmers Market in BC?

When we heard that first ever farmers market in BC started in Armstrong BC, we decided to investigate. Armstrong, known […]
May 23, 2013

Featured Ingredient: Asparagus

Spring is well underway here in BC which means local asparagus can now be found in the stores and at […]
June 25, 2013

LOCO BC: The Business Side of the Local Movement

We recently had the opportunity to connect with Amy Robinson, Founder of LOCO BC, an organization committed to educating local […]
July 4, 2013

Good Morning BC thanks behind-the-scenes workers in BC!

 Every day, while most people are sleeping, early-rising farmers – most of whom come from small, family-run operations – are […]
July 16, 2013

Vote for the Best of BC’s Buy Local. Eat Natural. Movement!

The We ♥ Local nominees are in and it’s time to vote for your local BC food favourites from July […]
July 26, 2013

Chatting BC wine with The House Wine Girls

We love the idea of great wine without a lot of pretense, which is what BC’s beloved house wine girls […]
August 21, 2013

Behind the Scenes of a Berry Farm: Interview with Rhonda Driediger of Driediger Farms

Driediger Farms in Langley has been in the U-Pick business for over 35 years. Distributing fresh and frozen strawberries, raspberries, […]
September 10, 2013

Interview with Urban Farmer Julia Smith

Given all the community gardens popping up around BC, there definitely seems to be a growing interest in urban farming […]
October 1, 2013

Go Team BC!

Buy Local. Eat Natural. has recently partnered with Culinary Team British Columbia, a group of talented BC-based chefs who represent […]
October 4, 2013

Interview with Debbra Mikaelsen, Food Advocate

An award-winning local food advocate and writer, not to mention the founder of Edible Vancouver,  Debbra Mikaelsen’s got all the […]
November 1, 2013

Local Food Business Incubator: The Woodland Commissary

If you’re not exactly sure what a ‘commissary’ is, you’re not alone. We’ve noticed this word has been popping up […]
December 6, 2013

Chef David Robertson’s Holiday Must Haves

Vancouver’s already oh-so-shiny food industry sparkles a little brighter thanks to the Dirty Apron Delicatessen and Cooking School (540 Beatty […]