Rich with fruit and produce, the North Okanagan valley provides visitors with the opportunity to experience farming and agriculture first hand. You can visit a farmers' market almost every day of the week or take the time to visit a farm and pick your own fruit and vegetables.
If you're trying to live a healthier lifestyle, fresh local produce is a great start; many of the local farmers are certified organic. Explore and enjoy the abundance of the North Okanagan - your body will thank you!
Planet Bee Honey Farm & Meadery
Planet Bee is an operating Honey Farm and Meadery, open all year, in Vernon BC with a focus on presenting for learning the "World of the Honey Bee" and providing a full range of the finest bee products available for your pleasure and well-being.
Visit Planet Bee and see live honeybees busily working behind glass in demonstration bee hives producing their numerous nutritional products which can enhance our well being. Learn about the amazing "Bee Dance" join in an educational presentation at the indoor observatory and marvel at these incredible, but recently threatened essential insects and their intriguing social structure that has survived for millions of years.
July - August 8:00 - 7:00 Mon to Sat
Sundays 9:00 - 5:30
May-June, Sept-Oct 8:00 - 6:00 Mon to Sat
Sundays 9:30 - 5:00
5011 Bella Vista Rd, Vernon BC Primary Phone: 250-542-8088
Log Barn 1912
Return to the pioneer spirit that built our great nation. The Log Barn 1912 strives to provide a healthy and nostalgic experience. Fresh foods and handmade gifts are available through our Log Barn 1912 location and online.
4782 Hwy 97A, Armstrong BC Primary Phone: 250-546-2000
Zelaney Farm is a 20-acre, vegetable and strawberry farm, focusing on growing crops responsibly, which includes integrated pest management, crop rotation and hand-weeding. Integrated pest management and crop rotation helps control pests and weeds and aids in the growth of high quality produce. Hand-weeding our crops ensures that each crop receives ultimate growing conditions and allows us to monitor the moisture requirements of each specific crop.
9 miles east of Vernon 5481 Petworth Road, Coldstream BC Primary Phone: 250-549-2436 Fax: 250-549-2475
Davison Orchards Country Village
The Davidson Family welcomes you Vernon's favourite orchard and family attraction. Famous for our Fresh Baked Apple Pie, Preserves and Okanagan Fruit, you can also enjoy an orchard tour, a visit to the farm animals or lunch and desert in Auntie May's Farmhouse. Our Farm and Country Village is surrounded by orchards and flower gardens all overlooking a fabulous view of the City of Vernon.
2 min. W of downtown on Bella Vista Rd. to Davison Rd. Watch for signs, Vernon BC Primary Phone: 250-549-3266
TruffiCulture was founded in 2003 and is the premier, Canadian producer of truffle-inoculated trees. We grow, import and export truffles and truffle-related products.
We enthusiastically promote truffle growing in Canada as a newly emerging industry and cooperate with our friends at New World Truffieres, the University of British Columbia and others in promoting the establishment of a commercial truffle industry in Canada. Our mission is to be the centre of excellence for the commercial truffle industry in Canada.
1871 Pleasant Valley Road, Armstrong BC Primary Phone: 250-546-8181
Swan Lake Fruit Market and Garden Centre
Growing with the community since 1959. Everything you need under one roof! Farm fresh fruit & vegetables, gardening products, greenery for the yard & garden, bakery, full floral shop, gift shop, ice cream, deli counters & grocery store. Something for the whole family at Swan Lake.
Hwy. 97 N. (across from Water Slide), Vernon BC Primary Phone: 250-542-7614
Rogers Flour and Cereal Mill - Bulk Food Store
Rogers Foods Ltd. is British Columbia's only flour and cereal mill. The popularity of ROGERS natural foods is a reflection of the North American trend to better eating habits. The Bulk Food Store was established in 1951 and features 300 Bins to choose from:
27 Specialty Flours
20 Grains & Cereals