Bowen Road Farmers Market Vendors List
Among the varieties of fresh produce, organically grown by this local farm, are spinach, arugula, kale, chard, collards, beets, beans, cucumbers, zucchini, garlic, 12 types of squash, raspberries, plums, pears, Japanese pears, orach, leeks, onions, peas, carrots and more!
Contact Dirk Becker and Nicole Shaw
Fredrich's Honey Farm is located 15 minutes south of Nanaimo in Cedar. Friedrich's has been producing honey, pollen and propolis since 1966. Master Beekeeper, Theo Fredrich Sr. has been beekeeping for over 60 years, starting off as an apprentice in Germany, and is as passionate today about beekeeping and making honey as he was when he first began. He is proud to have his son, Theo Jr. join him in his life's passion.
Golden Maples Farm
Kilpi Road Greenhouse
Omega Blue Farm
Omega Blue Farms is a heritage animal and heirloom plant conservation farm. The animal and plant varieties we utilize are maintained, restored and improved using traditional breeding and organic practices.
Unlike the food found in the grocery store, the heritage foods we offer are grown frompublicly (Canadian) owned genetics. By buying Omega Blue, you are supporting your own food security and food sovereignty.
Qualicum Coffee Roasting Co./Maggie's Farm
Organic, Fairly Traded, Freshly Roasted beans Coffee by the cup, whole beans sold in foil or bio-degrable bags, grinder on site.
All natural, spray free, organic produce Mixed greens, tomatoes, apples, herbs, potatoes, plums, and mixed veggies
Contact Ron Campbell
P: 250 240 3915
Ravenstone Farm Artisan Meats
We produce a wide range of hand crafted products using high quality, natural ingredients. We use the best available products; locally raised meats (most raised on our farm), superior seasonings, sea salt, herbs and produce. All of our fresh products are made in small batches to guarantee quality. All but one are gluten free. We use no fillers in any of our sausages.
Slow Rise Bakery
We offer a variety of organic artisan breads, all baked in our hand-made, wood-fired oven. Our products range from delicious Italian-style white loaves and French Baguettes, to Whole Grain or Spelt based multigrain loaves, and a delectable variety of fruit and/or savory breads (Apricot & Ginger, Olive & Rosemary, Roasted Garlic & Rosemary Ciabatta, Medjool Date & Raisin, etc.). We also craft a wide assortment of scones, as well as croissants, and our always popular Granola.
You can find our products at Village Foods on Gabriola Island, Old City Organics in Downtown Nanaimo, Market Artisan Deli on Rutherford Road, and at Island Natural Market on Metral Drive. During the Farmer’s Market season, come find us at the Bowen Road Farmer’s Market, the Nanaimo Downtown Farmer’s Market (Fridays), and the Gabriola Farmer’s Market (Saturdays).
The Cookie Lady