Business

Cloverdale veggies on the menu at Surrey Farmers' Market

Heirloom veggies grown in Cloverdale are just some of the fabulous local fare featured at Surrey’s Urban Farmers Market, now open for the season.

The market runs Wednesdays to October 3 from 1 to 6 p.m. in the courtyard of the North Surrey Recreation Centre.

The market features produce from more than 20 local farmers, including vegetables and free-run eggs from Rondriso Farms.

http://www.rondriso.com/images/yootheme/yoocarousel/carosel_1.jpg“When our customers tell us how good our produce is, I explain that it’s all about getting it from the farm to the market as quickly as possible,” says Ron Tamis, who owns and operates the family-run farm at 8390 172 Street.

“That’s where you taste the difference.”

For now, the farm is open Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Surrey Urban Market also hosts local musicians, has a children’s crafts area, and visitors can peruse a used book exchange, drop off batteries and old cellphones for recycling and more.

The market also features food vendors, artisans and crafters.

 

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

LNG tax drops in softer gas market
 
Total crime up 21 per cent so far this year
 
Winery hosts annual grape stomp
Campaign trail tarred with ‘gay serum’ rumour
 
Back Country Horsemen of B.C.
 
The Great Pumpkins Weigh In
PST registration for businesses now underway
 
Helping kids take part in art
 
Semiahmoo Shopping Centre helps job-seekers

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.