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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

Five Things You Didn't Know About the Local Food Act 2013


July 1, 2015 12:55 PM

Posted by Brittany Bruce

The first annual Local Food Report was released at the beginning of June, as an outcome of the Local Food Act 2013. Brittany presents some of the exciting initatives listed in the report.

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Preston Towne Farmers Market


June 26, 2015 08:52 AM

Posted by Siobhan Bonisteel Topping

The Preston Towne Farmers Market is open for the season!  Located in the heart of Preston in Central Park (King and Argyle St.) and open every Thursday from 9-2 until Thanksgiving.

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The Hidden Cost of Perfect Produce


June 23, 2015 02:05 PM

Posted by Evan Gravely

When perfectly-edible food gets diverted from the supply chain because they are oddly shaped, sized, and/or coloured, both the people and the planet suffer.  

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Upcoming Events

July 2015


How Does your Garden Grow?

July 18th

the delights of an herb garden, from remedies to supplements and teas.

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.

Salsa Making Workshop

September 12th

Participants will make Salsa together

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