Shuswap Food Action


Bakery & Sweets

Blue Canoe Bakery & Cafe Al & Sandy Boucher 250-803-0011 Fresh, local handmade baked goods, including breads, pastries, sandwiches and treats. Daily soups. 2 - 121 Shuswap Street, Salmon Arm, B.C. V1E 4N7 All produces made from scratch without preservatives. Emphasis on local ingredients, as natural as you can get it!The bakery is open Monday to Friday 8:30 - 4pm, Saturday 9:00-4:00 and closed Sunday and holidays.
Brigitte's Bread Basket Brigitte Gysi 250-838-6375 Organic, artisan bread, cookies, pretzels. Enderby, BC Brigitte's organic bread is all kneaded by hand. Where possible, the flour is from local farms. Great for freezing. Available at Revelstoke farm market, Blind Bay market, and Salmon Arm Wednesday market on 30th Street. Call for orders.
Little Red Hen Artisan Bakery Janice Cannon 250-803-2733
Organic artisan breads, granola and crackers PO Box 24, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4N2 Baked in a wood-fire oven and made from scratch with natural starters, this delicious bread is available by order, or at local farm markets inlcuding Salmon Arm market on Friday, Wednesday market on 30th Street, and Vernon market.
Penkert's Shuswap Bakery Ltd. Nanci Penkert 250-832-4010 Specialty European bread and sweets 420 - 4th Street NE, Salmon Arm, BC Specializing in European baked goods using no preservatives.

Crannog Ales Brian MacIsaac & Rebecca Kneen 250-675-6847
Certified Organic Beer RR#1, S-6, C-38, Sorrento, BC, V0E 2W0 Organic beers, ales, etc. Call for direct orders.
Granite Creek Estate Wines Heather Kennedy 250-835-0049
Wine 2302 Skimikin Rd, Box 2 Site 12, RR#1, Tappen, BC, V0E 2X0  
Larch Hills Winery Jack & Hazel Manser 250-832-0155
Wine 110 Timms Road, Salmon Arm, British Columbia, V1E 2P8 Small local winery, 17 types of wine. Open year-round 9-5pm daily. Tours for 6 or more available by appointment. Picnic tables on-site; facility licensed. Come and enjoy the spectacular view and a glass of premium wine.
Mountain Gnome Coffee Co. Eryca Willinger 250-803-3493
Certified Organic Coffee   Flame roasted, fair-trade, shade grown, estate coffee. Emphasis on ''Zero packaging''; bring your refillable containers for orders or at market. Call for orders.
Recline Ridge Vineyards & Winery Ltd.
Mike & Sue Smith 250-835-2212
Rose, White, Red & Dessert wine (check website for detailed list) 2640 Skimikin Road
RR-1, S-12, C-16
Tappen, BC, VOE 2XO
Hours of Operation: April, May, June & October - noon til 5:00 p.m., seven days a week
July, August & September - 10:00 am til 5:00 p.m., seven days a week
Wine Shop & Tastings - all open hours Tours - by appointment only. Please visit our website at
Shuswap Coffee Company Ltd. Tara & Greg Shantz
Roasters of premium certified organic, ethically acquired coffee Salmon Arm, BC We offer 7 blends and a Swiss Water Process Decaf (chemical-free) as well as 12 to 14 countries of origin coffees--all quality organic arabica beans. We buy certified Fair Trade beans whenever possible. 75% of our coffee is purchased through Cafe Feminino, a coffee cooperative owned and operated by women in South America. Our mandate is to offer freshness and optimum taste while supporting coffee producers throughout the world.
Shuswap Infusions Tea Nicole Bruce 250-318-8352
Loose tea RR1 Comp 20 Site 19
Chase, British Columbia
Canada, V0E 1M0
Visit the website at
Dairy Products

D Dutchman Dairy Jake Dewitt 250-836-4304 Dairy products 1321 Maier Rd., Sicamous, BC,V0E 2V0 We've been a family owned operation since 1978. Makers of artisan cheeses, and a returnable glass bottle program, we process all of our products out of milk from our own cows; grass fed, non-GMO, hormone-free cows. Try our ice cream. We welcome visitors year round.
Gort's Gouda Cheese Kathy and Gary Wikkerink 250-832-4274
Organic cheese, milk, yogurt, quark, local products. 1470 50 St SW, Salmon Arm, B.C. V1E 3B5 Organic dairy farm; products available directly from retail store on the farm, as well as at Askew's, Demilles, Shuswap Health Food Store, Hannah & Hannah's Orchard and at local farm markets including the Wednesday market on 30th Street.
Happy Days Goat Dairy Donat Koller 250-832-0209
Goat cheeses & milk 691 Salmon River, Salmon River, BC  
Mountain Meadow Sheep Dairy Hani & Therese Gasser 250-679-3841 Sheep cheeses & yogurt Chase Cheeses and yogurt are made using milk from their own sheep flock.

Mountain Morning Farms Miles Materi 250-832-0387
Eggs – free-run, veggie fed, no hormones, no steroids, no animal by-products. Salmon River Rd As one of the last small-scale, AAA grading stations in the interior, we focus on quality products. We promote local eggs from free-run chickens; cruelty-free operation. No chemicals or hormones. Available via gate sales and soon to be in local stores.
Meadowlark Farms Beth & Marian 250-546-6745 Free-range, organic eggs. Chickens are fed organic feeed; no hormones, chemicals or animal by-products.   Available at local farmers markets, including Salmon Arm, Enderby, Vernon. Call for orders.

Armstrong Apiaries James MacDonald 250-546-3237
Honey, pollen and wax sales, candles. 4663 N. Grandview Flats Rd, Armstrong, BC V0E 1B5 Valley and Fireweed honey varieties available, direct farm sales available, and at Armstrong Farmers Market and Village Cheese in Armstrong.
deHoog Aparies Martin deHoog 250-832-0531 Honey, pollen and wax sales 3450 Keraghan Rd. SW, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 3C6  
Gooley Mooley Art Farm Werner Gysi 250-838-6375 Honey Enderby, BC Pure, natural honey produced in an all-natural, organic setting. Werner is an expert bee-keeper, using biodynamic techniques. Call for orders.
Hacks Honey Haven Bob & Char Hack 250-832-8269 Local, raw, unpasteurized honey; fruit-blended honey varieties. Wax. 223 Salmon River Road, Salmon Arm BC V1E 3E3 Truly raw Honey; .....our operation is dedicated to producing RAW HONEY with all its amazing health benefits. Along with the intact propolis, pollen and enzymes, there are bits of honeycomb in the container. We extract and bottle without filtering or cooking of any kind. This honey is real food with nothing altered or destroyed by heating. Almost all other honey producers use heat. Even if they call their product Unpasteurized, it is not Raw.
Kathy Meggyesi Kathy Meggyesi 250-835-4592 Honey Tappen, BC "Without bees we have nothing. They pollinate everything." By running a small operation, Kathy is able to differentiate between honey types such as clover and wildflower. Available at the Salmon Arm Farmers Market.
River Bend Honey Joanne Vivian 250-832-7032
Local,Unpasteurized Wildflower Honey Beeswax candles (tealights, voitves and hand-dipped tapers) Gardener's Healing Salve, Custom orders are taken for Gift Baskets. 5640 30th Ave. SW, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 3C3 2005 was my first year as a beekeeper. Our farm and bees are located in the Salmon River Valley. (1 km.past Gort's Gouda Cheese Farm). I will have this year's crop of fresh honey for sale at the Farmer's Market in Salmon Arm starting in August every Tuesday & Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. OR I can be reached by phone or e-mail. I hope to see you there!
Wild Mountain Honey Farm Dianne Wells & Reg Kienast 250-546-6149
Honey products 4471 Hallam Rd., Armstrong, BC, V0E 1BO We provide unpasteurized honey, pure beeswax, nutritional pollen and comb honey.

Bastion Ranch David and Kathleen Miege 250-835-4314
or 250-833-5081
Certified Organic grass-fed Beef
6494 Sunnybrae Canoe-Point Rd, Tappen, BC V0E 2X1 We are a 5th generation family-run ranch. Our cattle are grazed on open pastures and are finished exclusively on grass. We currently have Galloway, Black Angus and Scottish Highland cattle. Variety of cuts available; products available at Wednesday market on 30th Street, Tappen Co-op, Shuswap Health Food Store and Mountain Goodness.
Fre Da Ro Organics Willem Roell 250-838-6684
Cell: 250-309-1675
Lamb, beef, chicken, eggs, and kelp meal 90 Anderson Rd., Enderby, BC V0E 1V4  
Kurt's Deli 250-832-7550 Sausages and deli meats 3710 - Trans Canada Hwy, SW Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4M2 Located in Demille's farm market, Kurt's Deli specializes in all natural sausages. These sausages are made from pork shoulder, with no additives, preservatives, byproducts or fillers.
Mike's Specialty Meats & Custom Cutting Mike & Michelle Graves 250-838-6773 Specializing in Sausage & Jerky 128 Highway 97B, Enderby, BC, V0E 1V3 Domestic & wild meat. Custom cutting available.
Sweet Haven Farm Keith Boulter 250-835-4727 Organic beef, grain & garlic White Lake Road We've been living on the farm and eating locally for 40 years. Call directly for more information.
Vale Farms Grassroots Ltd. Lorna Ruechel 250-547-2382
or toll free 1-866-567-2300
Certified organic, grass-fed and grass-finished beef, certified organic lamb and chicken (pasture raised), and certified organic seabuckthorn berries and garlic. 106 Dure Meadow Rd. Lumby, BC. V0E 2G7
We are a multi-generational family farm situated in the Okanagan valley, where we practice environmentally sustainable farming/ranching and work to ensure the health and happiness of our animals. Our farm is certified organic, SPCA certified, and we practice low stress livestock handling techniques. Vale Farms Grassroots Ltd. is proud to offer a range of certified organic meats (beef, lamb and chicken) as well as a few certified organic specialty crops (garlic and sea buckthorn berries). We sell our meats in a variety of options, ranging from bulk orders to individual cuts, whatever works for you! We'd love to talk with you so give us a call, send us an email, or pop by the farmers markets in Vernon (Thursdays) or Kelowna (Saturdays).
Vegetables & Fruit

Bastion Mountain Farm Roy and Bonnie Peterson 250-833-1459
U-Pick Cherries. Bing, Van, Lambert, Stella
& Pie (sour) Cherries
2191 60th Ave NE, Salmon Arm, BC Directions: Follow the signs posted around town or, Turn north onto 30th St NE (lights at top of hill by McDonalds). Proceed to stop sign at 60th Ave (approx 4KM), turn left and proceed approx 1 Km, turn in at Blue and Pink house.
Family friendly U-Pick cherries. We will also pick to order with some notice. Free recipes and cherry ideas. We are open 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM seven days a week during Cherry season (usually begins about July 6th and runs to the first week of August). We take down our signs when cherries finished.
Curly Willow Farm Doug Saba 250-838-6751 Certified Organic vegetables & small fruit 130 Tomkinson Road, Grindrod, Box 741, Enderby, BC, V0E 1V0 We are a small-scale 12-acre farm, and we grow a wide variety of vegetables, sold locally through farmer's markets and from our home. We are part of NOOA. We share the farm with Runaway Moon Theatre, and their puppet museum. Produce available: asparagus, strawberries, raspberries, early tomatoes, early potatoes, winter potatoes, celery, beets, carrots, broccoli, cauliflower, spinach, chard, lettuce, tomatoes, tomatillos, beans, peas, radishes, onions, peppers, eggplant, Winter vegetables: squash, beets, rutabaga, garlic, carrots, potatoes . Anyone interested in buying directly from the farm, please call ahead to place your order.
Demille's Farm Market Brad Demille 250-832-7550 Fruits, Vegetables and grocery stock 3710 - Trans Canada Hwy, SW Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4M2  
Eagle River Organics Linda Kucera & William Dyck 250-836-4333 Certified Organic vegetables 1754 Trans Canada Hwy, Sicamous, BC, V0E 2V1

Eagle River Organics is a 9 1/4 acre farm with 6 acres of certified organic vegetables and soft fruits. The farm was established in 2003 and the farm certification is with Pacific Agricultural Society (PACS) in Vernon. Produce available at Fruit World fruit stand in Sicamous.
Geier's Fruit and Berries Rudy Geier 250-832-2807
Strawberries, Raspberries, Cherries, Plums 3820-40th St. SE Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 1X7 We are a family owned and operated 20 acre orchard located in the southern end of Salmon Arm, near the industrial park. We grow berries and fruit and sell directly from our farm when in season. We also have pick-your-own strawberries, raspberries and cherries in season. Strawberries are available end of June to mid-July. Raspberries are available early July to the end of July. Cherries are available mid-July to early August. Plums are available mid-August to mid-September.
Golden Ears Community Farm & Fruit Stand Tristan Cabers / Naomi 250-679-8421 Community Co-op Farm 5848 VLA Rd, Chase BC V0E 1M1 Fruit Stand open 7 days per week June – October, organic non-GMO corn, strawberries, raspberries, squash, pumpkins and much more. Produce also available at Kamloops farm market on Saturdays, Chase market on Fridays.
Good "N" Plenty Produce Eugene & Dean Rohrer 250-546-6862
Cell: 250-558-7493
Various vegetatbles and strawberries 1475 P.V. Rd, Armstrong, BC Our produce is available at the Salmon Arm, Armstrong and Vernon farmers markets. Gate sales also available.
Green Croft Gardens Wolfe & Gabriele Wesle 250-838-6581
Certified organic mixed vegetables, strawberries, raspberries and lamb 42 Meadow Rd., Grindrod, BC, V0E 1YO We sell through the Enderby, Vernon and Kelowna farmers markets. Farm gate sales are also available to anyone wishing to come out to the farm. Visit our website
Greenstone Farm Morgan Price 250-838-0186
Berries, nuts, seeds, garlic 260 Grandview Bench Rd, Grindrod BC V0E 1Y0 Produce includes raspberries, blackberries, hazelnuts, seeds, and garlic. Gate sales only, call for more info.
Hanna Orchards Farm Market Harriet and James Hanna 250-832-4574
3181-11th Ave NE
Salmon Arm, BC
V1E 2S8
We are a family-run farm market featuring local fruit and produce in season, including 50 different varieties of our own apples. We also have a wonderful selection of giftware, a u-pick cut-flower garden, demonstration gardens for people to wander through, and offer guided or self-guided orchards tours. Our market also carries a line of healthy snack foods such as our 'Applelanche' pure apple juice slushies and Grandma Hanna's Homemade Lemonade slushies.
Harmonious Homestead   250-832-0503
  Salmon Arm, BC  
Heathglen Farms Glen & Heather Middlestead 250-832-2216
Various vegetables and preserves, free- run eggs. 5591 Hwy 1, NW, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 3A2  
Highland Farm Dick & Miki Mann, Tracey & Eric Kutschker 250-803-0048
Cherries, apples, pears, plums, blackberries, spring salad greens, garlic, peppers (both sweet & hot), root crops, free range eggs, homemade jams and more. 4360 30 St NE, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 2A3 Located in North Broadview, we offer farm gate sales of all our products. We have been in operation for over 9 years. Cherries are U-pick or picked. Our free range hens have access to the outdoors 24 hours a day and are free to roam and perch in a coop provided with natural lighting. We are a proud member of the Certified Organic Association of British Columbia and our products are certified organic. Little Earth Studio, also located on our farm, produces unique clay/metal sculpture and clay garden art. Farm visitors welcome anytime of the year between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. Closed Sundays.

Kazy Farm Eric Fell & Jennifer Gamble 250-517-9037 Certified Organic Farm 702 Elson Rd., Sorrento, BC Organic Vegetables, fruits. Available at Salmon Arm Farmers Market on Tuesdays, Kamloops market on Saturdays. Gate sales also available.
Leaf and Thistle Organics Ian McLellan 250-832-4311
Certified organic vegetables and fruit, free range eggs, free range chickens, free range lamb, free range pork
We also run a certified organic box program using produce from local farms as well as further afield.

Lee Creek Organics Eric Lutjen and Varya Lutjen 250-851-6196 after 7:00 pm or on weekends Organic cherries, plums, pears and apples View Road in Lee

We sell organic cherries, plums, pears and apples in season, as well as apples until mid-winter. Delivery can often be arranged for large orders but visiting the farm to see the adobe house and beautiful view of Shuswap Lake for u-pick and we-pick is also a possibility. Eric has made his own fruit and grape wines for nearly thirty years and would be happy to give advice to visitors on fruit wine making.
Mayfair Farms Sharon Bailey 250-832-0682
Various vegetables, preserves, flowers and bedding baskets 5588 Gardiner Lake Frontage Rd, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 2R1 We've been farming for 7 years and we attend the Salmon Arm Farmers market. Visitors are also welcome at the greenhouses for farm gate sales.
Pedro Gonzales Robin, Dale or Greg Ruth 250-832-4919 3390 -10th Ave. SW, Salmon Arm, BC Pedro Gonzales has been a family owned business for more than 50 years. They have 110 acres of fruit and vegetables in production to supply their two retail outlets (Hwy 1 on the Canoe stretch and Hwy 1 west of Salmon Arm). The garden centre grows a variety of nursery stock. The Ruth family believes strongly in purchasing local food and does whenever possible.
Peterson Orchards 250-832-2122 Tree fruits, peaches, apricots, plums, apples, pears, grapes and pies 5690 35th St.NE, Salmon Arm, BC Direct farm sales available; pies are available at Askews, Hannah & Hannah's and Demilles.
Pilgrims' Produce Robert and Kathryn Hettler 250-546-3669
Certified organic vegetables 1568 Eagle Rock Road, Armstrong, B.C. V0E 1B7 We have a 13 acre farm in the North Okanagan Valley and have been running our Pilgrims' Produce market garden since 1991. All produce is certified organic by the North Okanagan Organic Association and COABC. We grow a wide variety of vegetables (from asparagus to zucchini) plus strawberries, raspberries and plums. We have a Community Shared Agriculture weekly bag program for Armstrong and Vernon residents and sell at three Farmers' Markets weekly: Thursday and Friday in Vernon, Saturday mornings in Armstrong. We are currently planting a (crazy!) wide diversity of fruit and nut trees and bushes, from cherries, apricots and walnuts to saskatoons, elderberries, currants and pine nuts.
Rocky Ridge Farm Anne & Ian Richardson 250-838-2221
Certified organic garlic 160 Coell-Jones Rd., Mara, BC V0E 2KO Our farm is located in the rural community of Mara, BC. The farm borders the Shuswap River. We grow two kinds of garlic:Yugoslavian & Italian. We sell from our farm and local farmers markets in Salmon Arm, Armstrong and Revelstoke. We also sell at Garlic Festivals in Lac La Hache (Cariboo Garlic Festival), New Denver Garlic Festival and the Grindrod Garlic Festival. We also sell our garlic at the Limbert Mountain Farm Garlic Festival in Agassiz, BC.
Roots and Greens Farm Heino & Manuela Peters 250-838-7487
Certified Organic vegetables 123 Grindrod Eastside Rd, Grindrod, BC, V0E 1Y0 Family owned organic farm since 2003; our produce is available at local farm markets including Salmon Arm market on Fridays and Vernon market on Thursdays. Call for direct orders.
Stepney Hills Farm Robin & Bev Wiens 250-546-9842
Certified organic produce and garlic products 5073 Stepney Rd., Armstrong, BC, V0E 1B8 Visit our website
Sudo Organic Farm Cooperative Susan Moore 250-835-8332
Certified Organic mixed vegetables in season. Organic Nursery open May and June for sales on-site. 1962 Notch Hill Rd, Sorrento BC V0E 2W1 12 acre organic farm cooperative growing organic vegetables, herbs and fruits. The farm is certified organic by the North Okanagan Organic Assn, #073. Organic nursery opening May 6, 2011, open May and June. Hours are Friday, Saturday and Sundays 10am – 6pm. We serve box and restaurant delivery services in Kelowna, Salmon Arm and Vancouver as well as selling to the public through the Sorrento Farmers Market.
Sun River Organics Daniela & Ed Basile 250-573-2934
Organic vegetables & berries 3390 Shuswap Rd, Kamloops, BC V2H 1T2 We specialize in nightshades - eggplant, peppers, hot & sweet and tomatoes in all shades of the rainbow. We also grow blackberries, raspberries and strawberries
Tappen Valley Growers Vicki & Ted Squire 250-835-8501 Certified Organic vegetables & grapes 1550 Tappen Notch Hill Rd.  Tappen B.C. V0E 2X3 We sell free range eggs from the Farm and which are also at Shuswap Health, Nutter's , It's All Good Bulk and Health Food Plus in the Blind Bay Market Place and at the Blind Bay Village Grocer.   Also Grape Vines--- both Wine and Seedless Table ---for the cooler areas here.   Bedding plants and perennials   Garden tomatoes, cucumbers, eggplant, squash, grapes, rhubarb, onions, garlic   Mixed vegetables   Seasonal flower bouquets to 'feed' the soul   Small batches of farm raised meat birds   Most sales are done through the Farmers Markets in Salmon Arm and Sorrento. We will take small orders if arranged by appointment for Farm Pickup
The Garlic Hatchery Robin and Nancy Pryor 250-832-9324
Garlic, various vegetables 6200 Lakeshore Rd. NE, Salmon Arm, BC 10 acre farm; produce available at local farmers market.
Wild Flight Farm Hermann & Louise Bruns 250-838-7447
A complete range of certified organic vegetables and culinary herbs in season, as well as raspberries, strawberries and certified organic eggs.
205 Rosemond Lake Road, Mara, BC, V0E 2K0 Since 1993 we have been growing vegetables on our 20-acre farm on the Shuswap River. All produce is certified organic through the North Okanagan Organic Association. We provide local produce year round through our CSA (subscription program) to customers in Salmon Arm and Sicamous, and are at the Revelstoke Farmer's Market on Saturdays from May to October. In Salmon Arm we run a market table every Wednesday from April to October and every second Wednesday from November to April in the parking lot of St. Josephs Cathlic church on 30th Street. For more information please call the farm.
Grains, Flour & Legumes

Fieldstone Granary Margaret Johnston or Paula Siddons 250-546-4558 Organic grains and legumes 4851 Schubert Rd., Armstrong, BC Organic whole grains and legumes. Open Mon - Friday 8am – 5pm. Call ahead for large orders. Local grains are a first priority; specializes in local spelt. Recipes available at store and website.
Wolfgang's Grain & Flour Pat Holman 250-838-5910
  591 Enderby Grindrod Rd, Enderby, BC V0E 1V4 Natural Organic grains and flours; seeds, sprouting seeds, custom milling. Available at Thursday market on 30th street, Vernon Farmers market, Enderby market Friday mornings, Armstrong and Revelstoke markets on alternating Saturdays, and at Gort's Gouda Cheese.

Denzels Sauces Denzel Sandberg Custom Sauces Box 398, Enderby, BC, V0E 1V0  
Good Stock Food & Consulting Janna Hanson 250-833-5710
Frozen Sauces 588 Deep Creek Road,
Enderby, B.C.
V0E 1V3
Visit our website
Raginmund Raymon & Judy Nelson 250-836-4003 Mustard 602 Forest Park St., Box 736, Sicamous, BC, V0E 2V0