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Vendor Spotlight: Boreal Heartland

Vendor Spotlight: Boreal Heartland

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Boreal Heartland is located in Northern Saskatchewan, more specifically, Air Ronge, and the plants they harvest are all gathered within the Boreal Forest. The Boreal Forest covers 14% of the earth’s surface taking up 1.9 billion hectares of land. This massive forest makes up 33% of the...


We're Hiring! Summer Students

We're Hiring! Summer Students

Posted in market news

Part-Time Summer Students: Beginning May 15, 2021 Open-Air Market Season is here and the Regina Farmers' Market is seeking Summer Students to help out beginning May 15. Summer Student positions available include: Event Coordinators: Apply Here Market Safety Ambassadors: Apply Here We...


We're Hiring! Part-Time Marketing Coordinator

We're Hiring! Part-Time Marketing Coordinator

Posted in market news

Part-Time Marketing Coordinator: Beginning May 15, 2021 Like many entrepreneurs who begin at the Regina Farmers' Market, our current Marketing Coordinator is launching her career into a new full-time position. We are proud of her upcoming opportunity and wish her all the best as she grows...


2021 Season: Guidelines + Restrictions

2021 Season: Guidelines + Restrictions

Posted in market news / downtown regina

Welcome to the 2021 Open-Air Market Season!  We find ourselves preparing for our second season at City Square Plaza in a covid-19 landscape, with the same objective: To keep the community safely connected to local food and goods. Safety of customers, vendors, staff, and volunteers remains a...


2021 Season FAQ's

2021 Season FAQ's

Here's What You Need to Know About 2021 Regina Farmers' Market (RFM) Season:  2021 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's):  When and Where to find the Regina Farmers' Market?  Find the Open-Air Markets in Downtown Regina at City Square Plaza (2190 Victoria Ave) on Wednesdays + Saturdays from 9am...


Vendor Spotlight: Angela's Own

Vendor Spotlight: Angela's Own

Posted in Vendor Feature

Angela’s Own Homestyle Originals started out in 1997 with four dips and a desire to create recipes that were quick and easy for her customer to create while still being packed with flavor. As she travelled from each craft show and market her table of products continued to sell out everywhere...


2021 Open Air Market Season - Face Masks Required

2021 Open Air Market Season - Face Masks Required

Face Masks Required to Attend 2021 Open-Air Markets This 2021 season, the Regina Farmers’ Market (RFM) staff have worked very diligently to uphold the operational objective: To keep the community safely connected to local food. Upholding this objective remains a top priority to keep...


Seeking Volunteers: 2021 Season

Seeking Volunteers: 2021 Season

Posted in market news / downtown regina / RFM Online Store

The Regina Farmers’ Market Co-Operative (RFM) Is Seeking Volunteers For The 2021 Season!Are you energetic, community-driven and looking for something safe to do this year? If you answered yes, please consider volunteering with the Regina Farmers' Market this season! We are looking for...


Vendor Spotlight: Saskatoon Spruce

Vendor Spotlight: Saskatoon Spruce

Posted in Vendor Feature

It was a trip touring around Switzerland that sparked Kevin’s interest in cheese. He was immersed in the culture and had the opportunity to watch and taste traditional Swiss cheesemakers’ talents. Kevin brought a new-found passion for traditional cheese making back home to Saskatchewan and...


Annual General Meeting: 2021

Annual General Meeting: 2021

Posted in market news

AGM: 2021 Board of Directors On Sunday, April 18, the Regina Farmers’ Market safely held its second Annual General Meeting via Zoom with the membership. Of this engagement, the organization is pleased to welcome and announce the newly elected 2021 Regina Farmers’ Market Board...


Vendor Spotlight: Chimney Cake

Vendor Spotlight: Chimney Cake

Posted in Vendor Feature

A surefire way to know if Chimney Cake is at the outdoor Markets is to lift your nose to the sky and search for that unmistakable warm cinnamon sugar and mouth-watering cake scent. Sadly, the pandemic has prevented that scent from wafting through the City Square Plaza for awhile, however,...


2021 Farmers' Market Season

2021 Farmers' Market Season

Posted in market news

Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 1, 2021! The Regina Farmers' Market welcomes you to the planned 2021 Farmers' Market season at City Square Plaza (2190 Victoria Ave) in Downtown Regina on Wednesdays + Saturdays from 9am - 1pm. Keeping the community safely connected to local food remains...


Vendor Spotlight: Jenny's Bow and Meow

Vendor Spotlight: Jenny's Bow and Meow

Posted in Vendor Feature

After 30 years with the Regina Farmers’ Market Jenny of Jenny’s Bow and Meow is always coming up with new ideas and products so that her customers always have something new to look at. Her dog treats and hand-painted collars have been a constant throughout the last 30 years but she’s always...


Vendor Spotlight: BarnCat Designs

Vendor Spotlight: BarnCat Designs

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Rod from BarnCat Designs says he’s always been a builder, so it felt like a natural progression to move into working with metal and welding. In 2007 he fulfilled his lifelong passion of building and creating and started his business BarnCat Designs. Through laughter he told us that he...


Vendor Spotlight: El Tropezón

Vendor Spotlight: El Tropezón

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Roberto of El Tropezón was born is San Buenaventura Coahuila, Mexico and at 17 he moved to Saskatchewan to go to school. After learning English he returned to Mexico to refine his culinary skills and train at the Institution Culinario De Mexico. He cooked in his family’s restaurant and...


We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

We're Hiring! The Regina Farmers’ Market Co-operative (RFM) is seeking an energetic, organized, and customer-focused Supervisor! Does this sound like you?  Available to attend in-person farmers' markets on Wednesdays + Saturdays: 8am - 2pm  Able to engage in excellent customer service...


Vendor Spotlight: Keller's Bee Happy Honey

Vendor Spotlight: Keller's Bee Happy Honey

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25 years ago Gary from Keller's Bee Happy Honey met a man who was retiring from bee keeping and bought a hive from him. He tells us he knew nothing about keeping bees at that time but he must have learned along the way because he now has 200 hives that he and his family care for! While he has...


Vendor Spotlight: Hillside Foods Inc.

Vendor Spotlight: Hillside Foods Inc.

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At Hillside Foods Inc. they are third generation farmers who have always held true to the same philosophies in farming, be good stewards of the land, work hard, and look at food in a way they feel it should be celebrated. When we spoke with Shane and he explained the concept of Prairie Terroir...


Happy International Women's Day!

Happy International Women's Day!

Today the Regina Farmers’ Market (RFM) is taking a moment to feature and appreciate Holly Laird, our female-lead, Executive Director.  Holly originally began at the Regina Farmers’ Market as a vendor (Nosh), then a board member, which lead to her becoming the operations manager, and most...


Vendor Spotlight: Good Morning Springrolls

Vendor Spotlight: Good Morning Springrolls

Posted in vendor news

You’ll always know you’re at the Regina Farmers’ Market when you hear Ponziano calling to you within the crown. You can hear his smile in his voice alone and his friendly reminders of how good their spring rolls are beckons crowds from anywhere within earshot. If you haven’t yet had the pleasure...


Vendor Spotlight: Nana K's British Pies

Vendor Spotlight: Nana K's British Pies

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Kathleen, or as we all affectionately know her, Nana K, grew up in North East England. When she emigrated to Canada the food was one of the things she missed most from back home. She searched for the British flavors she knew and loved throughout Regina, but when she couldn’t find something...


Vendor Spotlight: Zee-Bee Honey

Vendor Spotlight: Zee-Bee Honey

Posted in vendor news

Did you know that a queen been can lay up to 2000 eggs a day?  It’s because of this that throughout the peak of summer a single colony can contain upwards of 80,000 bees who produce approximately 400 pounds of honey! These bees aren’t running things themselves though. The team behind Zee Bee...


Vendor Spotlight: Sweet Kingdom

Vendor Spotlight: Sweet Kingdom

Posted in Vendor Feature

Victoria and Dmitriy of Sweet Kingdom have been with the Regina Farmers’ Market since 2014 but they have been fine-tuning their skills in the kitchen for much longer than that. Victoria and Dmitriy were born in the Ukraine, they moved to Israel in the 90’s, and then to Canada in the 2000’s....


Vendor Spotlight: Going With The Grain

Vendor Spotlight: Going With The Grain

Posted in vendor news

Baking bread started as a hobby and grew into so much more. Larry from Going With The Grain used to bake buns and artisan bread at home with his kids because it was something fun to do as a family. And because, who doesn’t like bread? Since then though, his hobby has grown into a business with...


2021 Vendor Applications Open!

2021 Vendor Applications Open!

2021 Vendor Applications are OPEN!  Do you want to Set-Up a Table and join the Community-based Regina Farmers’ Market?  Have you mastered a craft while you were home during covid-19 that you want to share at the RFM? Have you wanted to try being an entrepreneur in the SK Community?  Do you...