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Garden Party

Local organic food hub - CSA shares, buying club , PYO flowers

1528 Notre Dame Drive
St. Agatha
Phone: 519 885 8775
E-mail | Website

Organization Mission

Our mission is to put fun back into food.

Organization Description

Garden Party is at the forefront of a series of alternative food ventures that promise to build stronger and more inter-dependent communities using food as the medium. This unique, integrated food hub, operates a an organic CSA farm, buying club and PYO flower farm. We also offer consulting services to both public and private sector partners interested in developing healthier food systems and a variety of educational courses and events. Whats for our new home canning club coming in 2011!!

Areas of Involvement

  • Education/teaching - home canning club - starting in 2011 - watch website for details
  • Farming - CSA shares, and PYO sustainable flowers
  • Food distribution - Local and organic bulk buying club
  • Food manufacturing/processing - inspected food premise on site to preserve foods for winter CSA shares
  • Organic food - certified organic farm

Organization Priorities

  • Connecting people to local food system - Blogger on food system issues
  • Community economic development - consult with and assist produce farmers transitioning to certified organic