Friday, December 2, 2022

Local Food

Everyday Gourmet: Crispy Chicken & Risotto

By Judith Glover Having some basic ingredients on hand makes last-minute cooking much easier. Many recipes call for items that are difficult to find, something...

New Eco Co-op Taking Shape in Meaford

Staff On Tuesday February 3, members of the Market Co-operative Transition Team will be ready to take their plans to the community. Over the past four...

Everyday Gourmet: Brunch

By Judith Glover The holidays always bring lots of family and friends together and that means we often have overnight guests visiting us. Our usual...

Everyday Gourmet: New Year’s Dinner Party

By Judith Glover Everyday: “ordinary and unremarkable”; “occurring each day”; “used on ordinary occasions”.  Gourmet: “Food expert”; “Of special food”. Everyday Gourmet – an oxymoron that...

Local Businesses Replenish Meaford Seed Library

Staff Thanks to a generous donation from two Meaford businesses, the Meaford Seed Library has been replenished.  After a busy spring and summer growing season,...

Talkin’ Turkey With Meaford’s Cirrus Hill Farm

By Stephen Vance, Staff With the month of December underway, many are now focused on the upcoming holiday season. Lists are being written, gifts are...

New Second Harvest Program Gets Helping Hands From Community, Knights Hockey Team

Staff Each year many apples remain unpicked around our area and go to waste while many people are going hungry. For many, this contradiction does...

Want help answering the question “What’s for Dinner?”

Staff Join the cooking class crew, including guest chefs from our community, in the newly renovated Meaford & St. Vincent Community Centre Kitchen, once a...

Donate Your Seeds Today!

Staff Calling all veggie gardeners, large and small! The Meaford Seed Library would welcome donations of any orphan seeds from your private stash.The Meaford Seed...

Government of Ontario Launches Tax Credit for Farmers and Food Banks

Staff On Monday September 29,2014, Jeff Leal, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, alongside the Honourable Ted McMeekin and MPP Bob Bailey announced the...