Market Updates

Keep up to date with the latest news from the Antigonish Farmers’ Market or catch up on Market Newsletters you may have missed.

We Are Hiring a Market Manager!

Posted on March 6, 2018

This is an opportunity for someone who is passionate about both local food and the community to work in an exciting, engaging environment. The successful candidate will manage the operations of a Market dedicated to growing the network of local food producers, entrepreneurs, consumers, and community developers.

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Update for Market Vendors

Posted on January 26, 2018

Effective immediately, Nova Scotia Environment has removed the permit requirement based on consultation with stakeholders and the low food safety risk of Schedule B food products at Public Markets.

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Special Remembrance Day Weekend Hours

Posted on November 9, 2017

Please note that the Farmers’ Market will be closed on Saturday, November 11th in observance of Remembrance Day. Events will be occurring across the province in Remembrance of those who have served and sacrificed and we would ask for everyone who cannot attend your local ceremony to observe two minutes of silence on at 11am. […]

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Back to the Barn!

Posted on September 5, 2017

With the Eastern Nova Scotia Exhibition finished for another year, the Antigonish Farmers’ Market will be back in our usual home at the 4-H Barn on James street on Saturday, September 9th for the rest of the season. We hope to see you all there! Vendors are reminded that Barn setup is taking place Wednesday […]

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We’re Hiring – Market Manager Position

Posted on March 21, 2017

Position: Manager for the Antigonish Farmer’s Market Period of Employment: This is a contract Position from April 1st to December 31st The Manager will be expected for two hours on Fridays to set up the barn and be on site at 7am on Saturdays during Market Season. They should also be available to respond to […]

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