Monthly Archives: August 2022

Bittersweet Summer?

Sunflower

Well I pose that as a question, because I guess it depends on your overall outlook of the last week of August.   For me, I’m somewhere in the middle. I do love a long, lingering summer, but I also love the bounty that fall provides. And with the amazing farmers at Dufferin Grove, that […]

New Faces, “Old” Faces…

Baby

I’m sure that many of you would agree that this market season has been truly overwhelming in a number of  ways. For one, our little market persisted right on through, even during an unpredictable and highly-challenging pandemic. And then of course, there were the financial difficulties that the market was facing last month – and […]

Roaring August

Flower

Dear Market Community, It’s been a while! My name is Aanastasia, and I am guest-writing the market news this week. Some of you may remember me from when I wore the hat of Data and Inventory Manager for the online market during the early days of the pandemic. I am excited and grateful to continue […]

Thunderous Thursday

Fmo

Yes, that’s right – August 7-14 is Farmers’ Market Week! Farmers Markets Ontario describes it as:“A chance to celebrate the wonderful experience of shopping and supporting local farmers’ markets. It is extremely important that our association works together to showcase to consumers your efforts in creating the best farmers’ markets in Ontario! Farmers’ Market Week […]