It’s a very late season for cranberry producers this year but Joanne Hanson managed to find a handful for the Cranberry Festival at Fort Langley on Thanksgiving weekend. Cranberries were a very important commodity in the early days of the Hudson Bay Company

It’s a very late season for cranberry producers this year but Joanne Hanson managed to find a handful for the Cranberry Festival at Fort Langley on Thanksgiving weekend. Cranberries were a very important commodity in the early days of the Hudson Bay Company

Cranberries: Better Late than Never

It’s a very late season for cranberry producers this year but Joanne Hanson managed to find a handful for the Cranberry Festival at Fort Langley on Thanksgiving weekend.

It’s a very late season for cranberry producers this year but Joanne Hanson managed to find a handful for the Cranberry Festival at Fort Langley on Thanksgiving weekend. Cranberries were a very important commodity in the early days of the Hudson Bay Company, even more important than salmon in tade overseas.  At right, Kate Mallinson scoops up cranberries at the Cranberry Festival market in Fort Langley.