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Farmers Market

Mid Canterbury Farmers Markets

A Farmers’ Market is a food market where local growers, farmers and artisan food producers sell their wares directly to the consumer.

Vendors may only sell what they grow, farm, pickle, preserve, bake, smoke or catch themselves.

The Ashburton Farmers Market and Methven Farmers Market both showcase the best in mid Canterbury wine, food and produce.

 Farmers Market  Ashburton Farmers Market

Fortnightly on Saturdays from 9am to 12pm fro October to April, West Street car park.

The Ashburton District Farmers' Market is a regular, fresh, quality, food market that promotes diret saels from producer to consumer. 



 Farmers Market  Methven Farmers Market

Fortnightly on Sundays from 9.30am to 12.30pm from October to April, special markets are held in conjunction with other events.

Held every second sunday morning on the Main Street of Methven, around the Centennial Oak in the Square.


Regular Stall Holders

Turnbulls Meats - Braesby Farms Natural Honey - Fat Alberts Smoke House - Julie-Ellen's Tomato Sauce 
The Coffee Guy Barkers Lodge Bagel Chips - Bullrush Chocolates - Staveley Baking Co - Azza and Cazza's Gourmet Delights - Mickey Marr's Spuds - Marlene's Breads - Get Saucy - Annies Eggs Peonie Flowers - Croziers Free Range Turkeys - Fuschias RITS - Braesby Farms Natural Honey - Cheeky Chutney