BC Farmers’ Markets & COVID-19

Maintaining the health and safety of farmers’ market organizers, vendors, and shoppers, along with the communities in which they operate is a top priority for all of us.

BCAFM will continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and update its members across BC on this issue as it continues to evolve. We also encourage markets and vendors to be proactive and monitor this issue independently.

Updates & Resources

As BCAFM continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic closely, we will continue to provide regular updates and direction towards resources that will help get you the support you need.

BCAFM Response to COVID-19 & Resources

Modifying Market Operations

Farmers' markets are first and foremost essential food retail establishments for people to purchase food while supporting local farmer and producer livelihoods. Learn more on how markets' are modifying their operations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including online farmers' markets.

BCAFM & COVID-19: Modifying Market Operations