What's in Season?
It’s easy to think of seasonal and local products in the summer time, but what about the winter? The folks at Buy Local. Eat Natural. are a great resource for this very question. In BC, the various climates offer a wide variety of fruits, vegetables, herbs, and meats all throughout the year. Plentiful early-winter fruits and vegetables include apples, cranberries, beets, and brussels sprouts. Also dairy farmers milk everyday, therefore, making fluid milk and other milk products available to BC residents year-round. Use the Buy Local. Eat Natural. Find Local in-season reference tool to help find your next locally-grown meal.
In December, look for the following at your local farmer's market or grocery store: