Do you wonder who actually produces our food?
Would you like to learn more about who Ontario’s farmers actually are?
A website launched last fall by Farm & Food Care will let you do just that.
It was inspired by the organization’s popular Faces of Farming calendar, but also includes stories that have been written […]
I await the coming of asparagus season the way many people anticipate Christmas.
Yes, I absolutely love the fresh, crisp flavour of newly harvested asparagus spears, but it’s about more than just their yummy goodness. Or the fact that they’re good for you and loaded with iron and vitamin K.
To me, it also signals […]
A popular school snack program that has been in place in Northern Ontario schools for the past eight years has been expanded.
As a result of increased funding from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, approximately 36,000 students in 191 schools are now receiving two servings a week of fruits and vegetables […]
There’s a potential market opportunity developing for farmers in south central Ontario – and they’re being asked to step forward if they’re interested in being part of a new food hub pilot project.
The South Central Ontario Region (SCOR) Economic Development Corporation has received funding from the Greenbelt Fund to test a food hub concept […]