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Roundtable Board members at May 2015 meetingsome of the members of our Board at our May 2015 meeting
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Latest Blog Posts

An Argument for Chickens


July 27, 2015 09:00 AM

Posted by Kim Bretz

A&W promises that its chickens are fed a grain-based vegetarian diet and are raised in "enriched housing." What does that have to do with By-Law officers cracking down on urban hens?!

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Oh Bee-Have!


July 22, 2015 10:15 AM

Posted by Jenny Fanning

A look at bee health, sustainability, and the need to buy local honey

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Women in Farming Series: Jennifer Pfenning


July 18, 2015 08:43 AM

Posted by Paulina Rodriguez

an interview with organic farmer Jennifer Pfenning on her motivations for farming and her biggest challenges

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Upcoming Events

July 2015


GreenHouse Social Innovation Showcase

July 30th

a showcase of social innovation projects, including a an entrepreneurial approach to food waste

ALUS Environmental Stewardship Tour

August 26th

tour 4 unique farm properties in Norfolk Township that provide environmental services

Food Drying Seminar/Workshop

August 29th

Learn to safely dry food

Pollinator Habitat on Farms Tour

September 2nd

Two local farms have created pollinator habitat.

September 2015 Roundtable meeting

September 9th

our bi-monthly meeting of the Roundtable: open to everyone!

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