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Kennebec potatoes?

gnashingshitfactory Sep 2, 2012 03:00 PM

Hi all,
I was wondering if anyone knows if there are any Lower Mainland retail stores / Farmers markets that sell Kennebec potatoes?
- Sysco sells them, but only wholesale to restaurants.
..And West Coast Seeds sell the seed potatoes in the spring..
Checked Steveston market today, but to no avail.

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  1. tdeane RE: gnashingshitfactory Sep 2, 2012 06:47 PM

    Try Yen Bros at 1988 Vernon Drive off of Clark. They are wholesalers but I believe they will sell to walk in customers. You'll have to buy a big sack though. http://www.yenbros.com/

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      brokentelephone RE: gnashingshitfactory Sep 3, 2012 07:48 PM

      Drive to Pemberton and get them from the source (assuming they're in season as I don't know much about potoato (or any) farming).


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      1. re: brokentelephone
        Sam Salmon RE: brokentelephone Sep 3, 2012 08:32 PM

        Pemberton Farmer's Market is on Friday but I have seen them @ the Squamish FM on Sat-I imagine they're in Whistler as well.




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