Support Local, Support Farmers’ Market

Lisa C. Community, Daily Life

One important component of supporting Alberta’s economic recovery is helping farmers sell and market their products.

On July 10, Alberta’s Agriculture and Forestry Minister Devin Dreeshen introduced the new Made in Alberta, by Albertans label at the Millarville Farmers’ Market:

This photo is taken from Alberta government’s official news release.

This label is designed so that Alberta farmers and processors can use it on their products. It helps consumers like us quickly identify locally made food when shopping at local grocery stores.

Support local by visiting the Calgary Farmers’ Market!

  • Hours: Thursday to Sunday, 9 am to 5 pm.
  • Location: 510 77th Avenue SE, Calgary, just off of Heritage Drive and Blackfoot Trail
  • Not only food and groceries are available, you can also find clothing, flowers, pet products, liquors, gifts and bath & body products there.
  • Check out the list of vendors by category, name or see where they are located on a map.

Search and find other Farmers’ Market in Alberta by visiting: Supporting Alberta Approved Farmers’ Markets | AFMA (

Word of the Day:

Processor: here, a processor is a person that changes something by a special treatment, for example, a person who turns milk into cheese