The Fraser Valley Farm Direct Marketing Association (FVFDMA), formed in 1994, promotes and develops the market for farmers selling direct to the consumer either from their farms or at farmers’ markets. There are currently 77 members. The FVFDMA produces a Farm Fresh Reference Guide each spring that lists farms and their locally-grown products. About 65,000 copies of the Reference Guide will be distributed this year.
What does the FVFDMA do?
The FVFDMA provides many services and opportunities to member farmers, including:
Murray Siemens, President Tel: 604.854.8710
Melissa Anderson, Director Tel: 604.888.0788
Raymond Barker, Director Tel: 604.820.7957
Sonja Barker, Director Tel: 604.820.7957
Diane Bruinsma, Director Tel: 604.819.6203
Judy Campbell, Director Tel: 604.856.2125
Jim Rahe, Director Tel: 604.856.3041
Jill Robbins, Director Tel: 604.857.8912
Catherine Simpson, Director Tel 604.626.4395
Loren Taves, Director Tel: 604.853.3108
Sarah Van Heeswijk, Advisor BC Ministry of Agriculture Tel: 604.556.3051
The Farm Fresh Reference Guide is produced by the Fraser Valley Farm Direct Marketing Association in cooperation with the BC Ministry of Agriculture.
For information on participating in the 2015– 2016 Farm Fresh Reference Guide or bcfarmfresh.com, contact us at:
35390 McCorkell Drive
Abbotsford, BC V3G 2C3