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Local Food and Farm Co-ops seeking input on Fair Finance Fund

Monday, July 9, 2018

Are you a farm or food enterprise looking for better access to capital? The Local Food and Farm Co-ops (LFFC) have launched an online survey to gather input from local food producers, processors, market owners & staff, co-op owners & staff, and other regional food entrepreneurs that are committed...read more

York Farm Fresh 2018 Guide Map & Passport to Fresh Contest Launched

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

The much-anticipated York Farm Fresh 2018 Guide Map is out, ready to help those in the region pinpoint all of the local farm fresh food and fun nearby. This year’s map, launched by the York Farm Fresh Association (YFFA), has a total of 30 farms, 11 farmers’ markets, and...read more

AE Natural Meats in York Region receives Excellence in Small Business Award

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Congratulations to AE Natural Meats, a family-run farm in Mount Albert, for receiving the Excellence in Small Business Award from the East Gwillimbury Chamber of Commerce earlier this month. “I felt very honoured to receive this,” co-owner Judie Zajac tells us, “there was a lot of amazing companies nominated...read more

Headwaters Local Farm & Food Tour

Thursday, June 14, 2018

The Palgrave United Community Kitchen invites you to spend a day touring and tasting the local harvest in Caledon and the Headwaters area at a Local Farm & Food Tour on Wednesday, August 22. The tour will visit Everdale Community Teaching Farm (Hillsburgh), Goodlot Farmstead Brewery (Caledon), and the Inglewood...read more