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Our 25th Anniversary

Yupp, the Grassroots Deerfoot Farmers Market is starting into it’s 25th season of continuous operations in Calgary in 2016.. We are Calgary’s oldest and longest continuously running seasonal farmers’ market and are excited to have moved to our new location … Continue reading

It’s that time of year again. Enjoy the harvest long after fall by pickling and preserving

From our Facebook page – It's that time of year again. Enjoy the harvest long after fall by pickling and preserving.

’tis the season for Ice Cream Bucket Refrigerator Pickles

With so much wonderful fresh, local produce available at our market, it’s a great time to try your hand at making some Ice Cream Bucket Refrigerator Pickles. This is a recipe that’s been handed down that’s so easy to make … Continue reading

A scrumptious recipe for those in-season peaches…

From our Facebook page – a scrumptious recipe for those in-season peaches.

Wine at Grassroots Northland Farmers’ Market

Did you know that the province of Alberta has a small, but growing cottage wine industry?  Did you also know that the Grassroots Northland Farmers’ Market has, as one of it’s vendors, the first business to be granted a license under … Continue reading

Taber corn should be at our market tomorrow

From our Facebook page – Taber corn should be at our market tomorrow.

Some dietary advice for the ladies in their 20’s, 30’s, 40’s and 50’s

From our Facebook page – Some dietary advice for the ladies in their 20’s, 30’s, 40’s and 50’s.

Gluten-free and vegetarian

From our Facebook page – Gluten-free and vegetarian – sounds like a great summer sandwich.

Saskatoon berry season is upon us.

From our Facebook page – Saskatoon berry season is upon us.

Don’t let the name fool you…

From our Facebook page – “Don’t let the name fool you – it’s strawberries that make these bars pink. A wonderful summertime treat!“