Local Food

Time to Get Planting!

getplanting270With the warmer weather finally taking hold, it's time to get out in the garden to plant some seeds, and if you're looking for things to plant, the Seedy Sunday event that will be held at The Barn Co-op on Sunday, May 29 might be an excellent first stop.

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Eat Local Grey Bruce to Begin Home Deliveries in May

EatLocalGreyBruce Logo white270The Eat Local Grey Bruce Cooperative is now accepting consumer members for their local food, home delivery service. Starting in May, the cooperative of local farmers and food producers will deliver local foods to customers' doorstep.

The group spent the past winter assembling the cooperative, hiring staff and finding warehouse space in Owen Sound. This follows on last autumn's successful test run in which $23,000 worth of local products was delivered to more than 200 customers throughout Grey Bruce, in a single day.

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Kemble Maple Syrup Tour Set to Begin

in the sugarbush Joe Zlomek270On Saturday, April 9, Kemble, a picturesque village just north of Owen Sound, will play host to the 7th annual Kemble Maple Syrup Tour and Artisan Market. This year’s tour consists of seven farm stops, allowing participants to experience a full range of syrup production techniques, from tiny back yard operations to large scale commercial setups.

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