Cobblehill Farmers Market
Where The Bees Eat For Free
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Bees are so vital to the world’s ecosystem and food supply that Albert Einstein once said, “If bees disappeared, man would have only four years to live.” Did you know that bees pollinate 80% of the worlds flowering plants and account for 70% of the world’s most grown produce? Did you know that bees have their own GPS system they use to provide navigational information to the colony?
The Cowichan Valley is the largest grape-growing region on Vancouver Island. Local wineries have an easy-going, relaxed atmosphere, most of which welcome visitors for tastings and tours. They are often small, friendly and family-owned and operated and some include dining and picnic areas.