The Market Fresh Blog

10 Unique Ways To Use Garlic Scapes

This long curly vegetable is sure to grab anyone's attention at the farmers' market! Garlic scapes will add some vibrancy to your summer dishes with their beautiful gradient from chartreuse to forrest green. The flower bud of the garlic plant grows straight and then...

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Summer Farmers’ Market Events To Soak Up The Season

The province is buzzing with the summer spirit of farmers' markets! There is certainly no shortage of weekly markets to visit for shopping, chatting, and relaxing, but these special summer events might give you an extra reason to soak up some local goodness.  ...

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Our 5 Favourite Strawberry Recipes

The strawberries have landed! Strawberries made their appearance to the farmers' markets a little late this year due to the cold spring, but they are brighter and more beautiful than ever! Check out our five favourite strawberry recipes to impress your guests, or just...

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What’s in Season During the Summer in Nova Scotia?

The summer has come suddenly and strongly here in Nova Scotia, and the markets are booming with new colours and flavours! It's the season of abundance, and our local farmers' markets are no disappointment with mile high piles of the freshest produce. Click here to...

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