Food – We Heart Local BC

Food

- Food: You are going to transfer the content that currently exists on the old site from here: http://www.weheartlocalbc.ca/in-season/ .

We’d like to keep the search function as well.

We would like to change the way this page looks and like this: https://www.seasonalfoodguide.org/black-eyed-peas/washington

Right now when you click on a food, we like the size of the image but don’t like how the months are displayed…rather, see this example: https://www.seasonalfoodguide.org/chives/washington . We like the wheel but the imagery is too small.

We do like that it shows what regions grows the food.

July 12, 2018

Gooseberry

The Native American gooseberry has smaller fruit and a more delicate taste than its European counterpart, and is less susceptible […]
July 12, 2018

Tomatoes

Tomatoes are native to western South America, where their ancestor was a teeny wild cherry variety.
July 12, 2018

Endive

Belgian endive is a bitter green in the Chicory family that’s grown in conditions without light, to deprive it of […]
July 12, 2018

Squash

The word “squash” comes from the Narragansett word “askutasquash,” translated as “green thing eaten raw.”
June 23, 2016

Eat, drink and be berry: it’s berry season in BC!

The results are in – and they’re delicious! Our province-wide #MiniRecipeBC contest inspired participants from communities all over to post […]
April 4, 2016

How to eat local in springtime: 7 refreshing meals you’ll love

Spring has sprung, but for local foodies, it’s still an impatient wait until greenhouse-grown veggies become available in late May. […]
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 […]
March 25, 2013

March: Featured Recipes

This month we’re highlighting locally produced cream, a key ingredient in many of our favourite recipes. One such recipe is […]
June 23, 2012

Q&A with Roberta LaQuaglia, Vancouver Farmers Markets

We recently caught up with Roberta LaQuaglia, Operations Manager at Vancouver Farmers Markets to get the latest scoop on the […]