Local Food

New Mixed Pack Includes Two Local Ciders

CiderPack image185The Ontario Craft Cider Association (OCCA) will release its inaugural Ontario Craft Cider Pack this month at select LCBO locations, and two local ciders will be included in the pack Coffin Ridge's Forbidden Artisanal Cider from Annan, as well as Thornbury Premium Apple Cider.

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Local Business Helping Supply Compost For GBSS Community Garden

potato peels for compost Ralph Aichinger225The desire to create more compost at the Georgian Bay Secondary School (GBSS) Community Garden has led to the sprouting of partnership between Meaford Community Gardens and a local café and secondary school.

For the past two months, both McGuinty’s Café staff and GBSS staff and students have been collecting kitchen scraps that are then picked up by members of the Meaford Community Gardens network and taken to the GBSS Community Garden.

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St. Vincent Centre for Organic Farming Coming to Life


In just a few short weeks the St. Vincent Centre for Organic Farming has gone from the planning stage to shovels in the ground, and the organizers of the initiative have been busy planting the first phase of the project.

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