Meet Our Vendors

The Cochrane Market is “The Little Market in the Heart of Big Hill Country.” You will not be disappointed with the variety of products available every Saturday; Full Time Vendors (identified with an * ) are the heart of our market, they keep our customers returning week after week. The Part Time Vendors keep the market exciting, customers never know what products will show up week after week.

This page will be updated during the season, check back often to see the amazing new vendors that will be joining us at the market! Vendor lists are posted every Friday on our Facebook page @CochraneFarmersMarket


2017 Vendor List

Market Dates:  June 3, 10, 17  & 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29; August 5, 12, 19 & 26; September 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30

Farmers and Agricultural Vendors


* Mountainview Colony -Edward Hofer

Fresh vegetables in season, berries, greenhouse flower baskets at the start of the season, handcrafts, eggs, frozen saskatoon pies, frozen chickens, pickles, jams.

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* Innisfail Growers Cooperative

Fresh field and greenhouse vegetables, berries, cut flowers, canned goods – pickles and jams, handmade candies, ornamental branches, potted plants, herbs.

Market Dates:  Full Time starting July 1

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Innisfail Growers
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Fallen Timber Meadery

* Fallentimber Meadery & Ryan’s Honey

Five to eight styles of mead (honey wine) made from local clover, alfalfa & wildflower honey from the Water Valley / Cremona area.  Beeswax candles and gift baskets available.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page……. Fallentimber Meadery
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* Dietz Meats  -James Dietz

Gluten free.  6 kinds of sausage; summer sausage; 5 kinds of jerky; 5 kinds of pepperoni.   *NEW*  Kamen Meat Pies

(The scrumptious dish in the picture was made with Dietz’s sausage by Julie Van Rosendaal after a trip to our summer market!)

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* Uncle Bernie’s All Natural Meats  – Bernie & Linda Pagenkopf

Pasture finished elk, beef, bison, chicken and turkeys; meat and sausage; gloves, belts, buckles and jewelry; Pet food – bones and antler chews.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Uncle Bernie’s All Natural Meats
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* Daily Fresh Produce 

A wide variety of fruit and vegetables from B.C. , Alberta and beyond.

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* Medicine Hat Meat Traders Ltd.  – Greg & Joanne Pahl

Seven delicious flavours of soft Alberta beef jerky. You’ll also fine pepperonis, Caesar sticks, beef bits salad toppers.

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Medicine Hat Meat Traders
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* Field Stone Fruit Wines -Lynden Gill 

Field Stone wines are crafted from 100-percent Alberta-grown fruit, 90-percent of which is grown on the winery’s own orchard. Since 2006, the winery has been distinguished with multiple awards and medals across its 10 varieties of fruit and dessert wines.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Field Stone Fruit Wines
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* Souto Farms Markets   -Chris Souto  (on site)

A family farm business in Oliver B.C., all of their fruits and vegetables are grown and picked by their family using organic methods and no pesticides. A wide variety of orchard fruits, berries and vegetables.

Like their Facebook page…….  Souto Farms Fresh B.C. Fruit
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* Emerald Farms   – Robert Baker

Fresh garden produce and a wide range of handcrafted jams, jellies, relish, pickles, syrup, pie filling and juice concentrate.

Like their Facebook page…….  Emerald Farms
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* Green Side Up  – Brent Schumaker

A variety of hardy perennial plants, annuals, herbs, handmade hypertufa pots, garden art and decor.

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* Solstice Berry Farm  -Marsha Gelowitz

Saskatoons (frozen); Frozen Pies (saskatoon, saskatoon/rhubarb, saskatoon/strawberry); Pie Filling; Granola with dried fruit; Jams; Jelly; Syrup; Canned saskatoons; Saskatoon Vinaigrette.

Handmade soaps; Bath Salts; Saskatoon scented candles; Gift sets and baskets.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Solstice Berry Farm
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* Dirt Rich Farm – Tyler & Chrystal Goertzen

Organically grown garden vegetables; herbs and flowers. Pasture raised eggs

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Dirt Rich Farm
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Summit Hill Farm – Alberta & Corey Telfer

Assorted garden vegetables; berries & herbs. Local! 20 minutes north of Cochrane.

Market Dates:   July  22 ; August 5  & 19; September 2, 16  & 30

Like their Facebook page…….  Summit Hill Farm
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Food Artisans and Tasty Temptations

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* A Fine Balance Catering -Nash Visram

Indian Cuisine.  A variety of frozen dishes; Nash’s own hot sauce and spices.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page…….  A Fine Balance Catering & Cafe
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Baba's Breads

* Baba’s Breads & Baking  – Pamela Luscombe

Homemade “made from scratch” breads; cinnamon twists; dinner rolls; loaves – banana, lemon & carrot; fruit pies; cookies, scones, fudge and squares.  Frozen perogies.

Visit their Facebook page……. Baba’s Breads and Baking
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* Bakers Oven Home Bakery  – Gordon Reid

A variety of baked goods: homemade breads; cinnamon buns; loaves; fruit pies; cupcakes; cookies.

Like their Facebook page…….  Bakers Oven Home Bakery
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* Sweet Gypsy Bespoke Chocolates  – Jana Lescanec

Handcrafted chocolate: bars, barks, chocolate covered jerky, candy gummies, ganache filled bonbons, chocolate covered caramels, chocolate covered ginger & mango, chocolate lollipops!

Like their Facebook page…….  SG Bespoke Chocolates
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* Ukrainian Fine Foods  -Dan Gugins

A wide selection of frozen Ukrainian favourites – perogies (up to 12 different flavours), cabbage rolls (up to 7 flavours), kubasa, borscht, poppy seed loaf  and more.

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Ukrainian Fine Foods
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* Sugar Creek Gourmet Popcorn  –  Nikita Fraser

Kettle corn; gourmet popcorn and Cotton Candy.  Most days the kettle corn is made fresh on site!

Like their Facebook page…….  Sugar Creek Gourmet Popcorn
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* Sweet B’s Toffee Shoppe  -Dwain/Kelly Hicks

Handcrafted butter crunch toffee and European style soft toffee pieces, soft toffee cattails, sweetie pies and toffee pretzels.

Visit their website at…….
Find them on Instagram…….   sweet_b_toffee
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* Waffle Stop -Gerhard & Birgid Doege

Freshly made, traditional European waffles with a variety of toppings including fresh fruit jellies, whipped cream and ice cream. Enjoy Classic, Apple Cinnamon, Banana Chocolate, Bacon Feta or other favourites!

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Waffle Stop
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* Cochrane Coffee Traders -Jeff Genung and the team

Fresh brewed coffee (hot and iced), along with fresh baked goods and of course – Cochrane Coffee Traders’ own roasted coffee beans.

Like their Facebook page…….   Cochrane Coffee Traders
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* Thai Manna – Michelle Chick / Mary Starnine

Thai curry kits and sides – Red, Green, Panang, Yellow, Massaman, lemongrass soup, pad Thai, lettuce wraps, green soup.

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Thai Manna
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* Expedition Jerky – Dan & Dana Duggan

Premium Alberta beef jerky – sugar, gluten and yeast-free; no artificial preservatives. 5 flavours!

Like their Facebook page…….  Expedition Jerky
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* Dor-Bel Fine Foods  – Leland Johnson (on site)

Top quality gourmet meats, seafood and prepared entrees, flash frozen and portion controlled.

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Dor-Bel Fine Foods
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* Springbank Cheese Crowfoot – Linda Kurytnik

A variety of cheeses, wine & pepper jellies, olive oil & balsamic vinegars.

Like their Facebook page…….  Springbank Cheese Co. Crowfoot
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* Rice Shack  -Rick Storm / Kerri La Londe

Rice or quinoa packaged with their own artisan seasonings.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Rice Shack Canada
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* The Rustic Olive Bar – Amy & Jackson Lay

Olive oil, balsamic vinegar and locally made salts.

Like their Facebook page…….  The Rustic Olive Bar
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* Oti’s Sweet Treats  – Otilia Chira

European inspired baking – pastries, cookies, loaves, cupcakes, cakepops, truffles and specialty cakes.

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Oti’s Sweet Treats
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Pearson’s Berry Farm – Duane Mertin

Baked goods: butter tarts, pies, muffins; syrups; jams; sauces; cider and lemonade concentrates; pie filling.

Market Dates:  June 3, 10, 17  & 24

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Pearson’s Berry Farm
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Out of Chaos   – Keely Crundwell

Handcrafted cookies and baked goods – always a favourite with the kids. It’s all about fun, unique and delicious baking!

Market Dates:  June 3, 10, 17  & 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29; August 5, 12, 19 & 26; September 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30

Like their Facebook page…….  Out of Chaos comes Cookies
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Jo’s British Kitchen –  Joanna Rockett

Traditional British favourites – scones, shortbread, Bakewell tarts, Eccles cakes, Pavlova (including minis), millionaire shortbread, lemon curd, apple pie and Christmas treats – mince pies and iced Christmas cookies!

Market Dates:  June 3, 10, 17  & 24; July 1, 8  & 15; August 5, 12 & 26; September 2, 16, 23 & 30

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Holy Kraut  -Tricia Green / Kristel Lang

Traditional raw fermented unpasteurized sauerkraut in gourmet flavours – maritime, traditional, veggie, green, ruby, curry, lemon dill, salsa and kim chi. Dehydrated sauerkraut in various flavours and bottled brine.

Market Dates:  June 3; July 15  &  29; August  12; September 2, 16 & 30

Visit their website at…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Holy Kraut
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Gaias Grainless Pantry  – Rachael Niblock / Shannon Ross

Grainless, paleo, dairy free, gluten free, some vegan: wraps, bread, carrot cake, squares, muffins, shortbread, cinnamon rolls & tarts.

Market Dates:  June 10 & 24; July 8  &  22; August 5  & 19; September 2, 16 & 30

Like their Facebook page……. Gaia’s Grainless Pantry
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Good Stuff Maple Products  -Robert Desbiens / Joyce Wright

Canadian maple products: maple syrup, maple sugar, maple butter, toffee and maple baked pastries.

 Market Dates:  June  10  & 24;  July  15 & 29;  August  12  &  26;  September  9,  23  &  30.

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Kranks Gourmet Dennis Seibel

A wide range of pepper jellies and sweet jellies individually handcrafted with no artificial flavours or colors.

Market Dates:  June 3  &  24;  July  15;  August 5  &  26;  September  16.

Like their Facebook page…….  Kranks Gourmet
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Art and Crafts

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* Cougar Mountain Art & Photography  – Fiona Verlinde

Everything photography – prints, framed, gifts.

Crochet items: baby booties; toys; Christmas decorations.  New! Gourd Art.

Like their Facebook page…….  Cougar Mountain Art and Photography
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* Crafts by Renate  – Renate & Steven John

Handcrafts: kitchen towels and dishcloths; Cowls; Hats; Baby & children’s sweaters; Blankets; Hats; slippers

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* Glass Candy – Jocelyne Watson

Handmade dichroic glass jewellery – pendants, earrings, sets, bracelets, rings, hair pins; fused glass plates, bowls, coasters and wall art.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Glass Candy YYC
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* M.A.D. Crafters  – Lu Olson

Knitting, crochet, sewing, quilting, jewellry and miscellaneous crafts!  All handmade.

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* Gwen Hughes Artist

Original paintings, sculptures.

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* Kelsie London Jewellery  –  Kelsie London

Handcrafted glass jewellery.

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* Hinterland Images – Romy & Rene Jansen

Original paintings, photography, canvas prints, art cards, giglees. Gold jewelry.

Visit their website…….
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* Body Lanterns  – Janice Williams

Jewelry: western, casual, feathers, swarouski crystal & semi-precious; wool hand-felted items: nesting bowls, handbags, eye glass cases; western hat bands.

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* ReDesigned – Katherine, Joanna & Deanna White

Jewellery made with antique silverware & vintage tins; hand woven shawls, tea towels & rugs; up-cycled mason jars, vintage frame earring holders & more! They “up-cycle” and transform antique silverware, vintage frames, vintage mason jars and wool sweaters into unique, one-of-a-kind items.

Visit their Facebook page…….  ReDesigned
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* Goldcoast Treasures – Rana and Tami Rothwell

Fair trade market baskets, traditionally made and woven from elephant grass in Ghana, West Africa. The Rothwell family source the baskets directly from the villagers.

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* Birdhouses by Ron – Ron Fenton

He’s back! Birdhouses, bat houses, lawn decor.

Market Dates:  Full Time starting July 1

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* Papaya Orange Designs – Carol Ober

A wide variety of unique, handcrafted jewelry for women and men. Designer cover-ups & ponchos.

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* The Roost  – Sharon Lessor

A variety of handcrafts: crochet blankets, towels, scarves, cowls, hats and dishcloths; a variety of aprons; bracelets; quilted items; market bags; tin men; homemade jams and salsa.

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* Woodburning Rainbow Creations – Maurice Jonckheere

A wide variety of woodcrafts and birdhouses.


Crescent Moon Ceramics  – Michele Verlinden

Hand build or thrown ceramic work. Each piece unique!

Market Dates:  June 3  & 17; July 1, 15 & 29; August 12 & 26; September 9  & 23

Like their Facebook page…….  Crescent Moon Ceramics
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Shooting Starfish Jewellery  – Julian Dakin

Unique hand crafted leather jewelry with embellishments – bracelets and watches in a variety of colours and styles.

Market Dates:  June 3;  September  30.

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Handmade Wine Racks & More  -Carrie Broome / Norman Lepine

Handcrafted wood wine racks, pet beds, and home decor items. Portable Camping tables and wooden yard games for outdoor enjoyment!

Like their Facebook page…….  Handmade Wine Racks and More
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Dan’s Creative Custom Woodwork – Dan Williams

Handmade barnwood picture frames, framed mirrors and a variety of woodwork.

Market Dates:   TBC

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Seed Yoga Clothing – Blake Ward

Premium, handmade natural Yoga clothing including their iconic hemp yoga pant, bamboo yoga tee’s and tanks, bamboo sweatshirts.  Designed here in Cochrane!

Market Dates:  July 22;  September 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30.

Visit their website…….
They also have a Facebook page…….  Seed Yoga
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4 Paws Rustic Designs  -Ron & Ally Fortin

Rustic, farmhouse, primitive furniture & decor. Beds, tables & chairs, coffee & end tables, sofa tables, blanket ladders, cabinets, signs and more!

Market Dates:  June 3 & 17; July 1, 15 & 29; August 5  & 19; September 2, 16  & 30

Like their Facebook page……. 4 Paws Rustic Designs
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Anne B. Accessories  – Anne Bacalso

Anne B. is a designer of  fashion jewelry made of diverse natural elements – shells, wood, bone and horn resins.

Market Dates:  June 3,  10,  17  &  24;  July  8,  15,  22  &  29;  August 5,  12,  19  &  26.

Visit their website…….
Like their Facebook page…….  Anne B Accessories
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Rugged Crawlers  -Katie Showell

Handmade clothing inspired by busy babies and made with durable fabric.

Like their Facebook page……. Rugged Crawlers Clothing
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Assetica Fibreworks  – Tessa Mendoza

Whimsical clothing and accessories; fibre art; handcrafted hula hoops. Designed & handmade in Canmore.

Market Dates:   July  8,  22  &  29;  August  19.

Like their Facebook page…….   Assetica Fibreworks
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Heartwood Laser Designs  – Beth / Tony Sleeman

Offering engraving on wood and glass; wood based art including framed art and signs. Custom orders welcome.

Market Dates:  June  24;  July  8,  22  &  29;  August  5;  September 2, 9  &  16.

Like their Facebook page…….   Heartwood Laser Designs
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HORUS Handmade Goods –  Tessa Carleton

Handcrafted healing stone jewelry; macrame wall hangings & plant hangers; hand stamped cutlery.

Market Dates:  June 24;  future dates tbc

Like their Facebook page…….  HORUS Handmade Goods
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K & K Rock Design –  Kathie Dawson

Handcrafted home and garden decor.

Market Dates:  June 3  & 17; July 1

Like their Facebook page…….  K&K Rock Design

Planted Rocks Terrariums & Supplies  – Breanna Hendriks

Handcrafted cacti and succulent glass and potted terrariums, diy kits, plants and supplies.

 Market Dates:  June  17; July 8

Like their Facebook page…….  Planted Rocks
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Nice Things Crocheted by Cat  – Catherine Blouin

Handcrafted crocheted items: hats, headbands, toques, scarves, cowls and more.

Market Dates:  September  23 & 30

Like their Facebook page…….  Nice Things Crocheted by Cat
 Market Dates:  June 3, 10, 17  & 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29; August 5, 12, 19 & 26; September 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30