MLA Gary Holman wins the market basket!

2014-09-20 10_41_03We’re happy to announce the winner of our Market Basket was Gary Holman, our local NDP MLA!  Proceeds from the raffle will benefit the North Saanich Food for the Future Society and our efforts to support local agriculture, local growers, and our community.  Tickets are $5.00 each, or 3 for $10.00 and are available at every market until the moment of the draw!

Here’s what you’ll find in the basket – starting with the basket itself:  one of Bert’s coveted hand-made willow baskets!  Inside he’ll find:

– a beautiful, colourful bouquet of fall flowers from Bernadette of Something Greene

– a package of Captain Pete’s salmon jerky

– a fresh Drunken Woman lettuce from Ardmore Gardens

– one of Fickle Fig’s fruit crumble pies

farm-fresh free-range eggs from Wray Creek Farm

– a hand-carved ash cutting board made by Thomas at Stonefields Farm

– a jar of savory tomato marinara sauce from Fickle Fig

– a hand-made North Saanich Farm Market apron

– a jar of Tina and Ashley’s very popular zucchini relish

– a jar of the best pickled beets ever from Denis of Beaufort Gardens

– a jar of Fruit Trees and More’s Robertson navel orange marmalade, made from oranges grown right here in Deep Cove

– a pair of cozy wool socks from Lorea of Country Wools

– a beautiful beaded bracelet from Christine Richards

– a crayon bag (complete with crayons and a colouring book) from Chris and Marilyn at Fabulous Frocks

– a luscious silk/wool scarf, hand-dyed in autumn colours, from Peter of Silknfibres

– a beaded choker from Sandy Phillips