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The Role of Pollinators

What are pollinators? Pollinators are primarily insects (though some mammals as well) that fertilize plants, resulting in the formation of seeds and fruit. Flowering plants rely on pollinators to [...]

Exploring the Market

Exploring the Market The Coquitlam Farmers Market is filled with locally sourced foods and handmade wares; you can meet makers, bakers, and growers who bring their goods straight from their [...]

Eating the Rainbow

Why is it important to eat fruit and vegetables in a variety of colours? Each colour is caused by specific phytonutrients, and each colour indicates specific nutrients that are beneficial to your [...]