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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!“

The first 2014 customer appreciation day

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 marked the date of our first customer appreciation day for this season – a wonderful gift basket full of vendor goodies was raffled off to a lucky winner and free treats including cookies, refreshing watermelon slices … Continue reading

On the web, social media and more

So yes, we have this web site but we also have other presences on the web (internet) including our Facebook page and our Twitter page. We also have a Twitter list (link) which brings together in one place, tweets from … Continue reading

Tasty samples

Samples – our wonderful vendors are always giving out tasty samples. Good Stuff Maple…

Artichokes – an undiscovered delicacy

The globe artichoke (Cynara scolymus), also called “French artichoke” and “green artichoke,” derives its common name from the northern Italian words articiocco and articoclos. This latter term is supposed to come from the Ligurian word cocali, meaning a pine cone. … Continue reading

Hello world!

Welcome to the new web site of the Grassroots Northland Farmers’ Market. New features include a blog which will be regularly updated with all kinds of great features, a link to our Facebook page which is also regularly updated as … Continue reading