Your Fruits and Veggies

Calgary PMA’s Fall Harvest Sale

The Calgary Produce Marketing Association Fall Harvest Sale
Taking place on the beautiful grounds of Heritage Park September 9th and 10th. This Charitable Sale brings together the community like no other event.  With a great selection of fruits & vegetables that give you the opportunity to stock up and save, while raising funds for our […]

Rhubarb Tips and Suggestions

What is Rhubarb?
Rhubarb is a vegetable, although eaten as a fruit, this vegetable has a similar appearance and crunch to that of celery.  The only edible part of the Rhubarb is the stalk however, the leaves of the Rhubarb plant are toxic to both humans and pets.

This tart vegetable has a unique flavor and […]

Corn on the Cob Season

Corn the Summer Vegetable on everyone’s table
Corn is a crop that is grown in almost every Province in Canada.  And at this time of the year you can find corn just about everywhere; your local grocery store, farmers markets, pop-up stands, etc…
How to Select your Corn
Selecting which ears of corn from the display can […]

Easter Eggstravaganza

What Fruit Or Veggie is that Colour?

This past weekend the Calgary Produce Marketing Association participated in the Calgary Zoo’s Easter Eggstravaganza.  This family fun event focused on kids of all ages exploring, creating and learning.  The Calgary PMA focused our display and game on the colours of fruits and vegetables.  Having children pick one […]

Special Thanks From Dalhousie School

Having connected with Dalhousie School in previous years, Calgary PMA was delighted when they reached out to us again this year to encourage Fresh Fruit within the entire school, complimented by a CalgaryPMA book mark.  

Half Your Plate Chefs Dinner on CTV

Liana Robberecht from WinSport and restaurateur Mike Aurigemma explain why they are putting a focus on local produce with the Half Your Plate Dinner.

http://calgary.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1067184