Produce For October 8 and 12, 2019

by Oct 7, 20192019 Produce Update

The end of the season approaches and this will be our last regular week of sales. We will have 3 more market days – Tuesday October 8, Saturday October 12, and Saturday October 19.

Bulk sales continue. Come & fill up a paper bag (provided) with apples, beets, potatoes and/or GREEN tomatoes – about 10 lbs for $10.00. We also have ‘seconds’ carrots (e.g. broken) – a 5 lb bag for $5.00.

New this week – delicious apple butter – made for us by Mojo Jojo Pickles & Preserves using apples from our orchard.

This week’s markets are open:

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The Garden is located on the South Campus of the University of Alberta. Enter the University Farm off 60th Ave. Turn left at the T intersection (118th St) and you can’t miss it (we’re just across the road from the old barn). A map and further directions to the garden are available at:

Please bring your own bags for produce. If you have clean plastic bags we could reuse, we would appreciate you bringing them, too. See you at the market!

Produce Available
  • Apples
  • Apple butter
  • Artichokes
  • Arugula
  • Beets
  • Carrots
  • Garlic
  • Green tomato salsa (mild)
  • Leeks
  • Onions (limited) 
  • Parsley
  • Parsnips (limited)
  • Potatoes
  • Spaghetti squash
  • Sunchokes
  • Swiss chard
  • Tomatillos
  • Tomatoes – ripe
  • Tomatoes – green
  • Turnips