Market News November 7th, 2015

To all Members and Vendors at the Antigonish Farmer’s Market The Board has continued to meet on a bi-weekly basis. Heather Polson and Sandra Swinkels have both submitted their resignation letters to the Board and as per the bylaws; the Board has asked Keith Spears and...

Selling at the Farmers’ Market: Tips from a market manager

Article By Michelle Summer Fike The local food movement sweeping the nation is inextricably linked to farmers’ markets. The markets allow producers and consumers to meet and build relationships around locally-produced food on a weekly basis. For me,...

50% Local Food Club

September marks the return of something wonderful – the 50% Local Food Club! A province wide, month-long initiative designed to increase purchasing and consumption of local food, the 50% Local Food Club aims to support and celebrate food producers and farmers in our...

Exhibition Weekend

Due to the Northeastern Exhibition not being held on the Antigonish Exhibition Grounds this year, the Antigonish Farmers market will remain on the grounds this upcoming weekend and every Saturday through until December 19, 2015. We invite customers old and new to come...

Market News May 30th 2015

To all market Members and Vendors – May 30/2015 What your Board has been up to since our last letter to you …. May 6th – The Board met and discussed correspondence received from two vendors: The Board has decided that the Farmer’s Market will stay at the barn...

A Home For The Market…

To all vendors of the Antigonish Farmer’s Market: The Board is continuing to work on behalf of the membership to secure a permanent location for our Market and to have control over our own future. Last year, after much work, we now know that fixing the 40 year old 4-H...