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  Winter 2017
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Local Food in the News
 
  The Greenbelt Fund is getting the word out about local food. Check out this piece about World Foods grown and made here in Ontario, as well as this interesting read about how commodity organizations are using social media to promote the great work done by their members.

You can also read the latest full-page feature in the Toronto Star on women in agriculture.

 
 
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  Latest Local Food Investment Fund Grants Announced
   
  During Ontario Agriculture week, we announced nearly $500,000 in investments in 19 local food projects. Read about the projects and grant announcements here.
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  New CEO at the Greenbelt Fund
   
  The Greenbelt Fund welcomed Edward McDonnell as our new CEO last month. Edward brings decades of leadership experience in the private and public sector. Read his introductory letter to stakeholders here.
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  Symposium a Success
   
  On November 8, over 165 attendees gathered at our Local Food Symposium for an insightful day on local food. We want to thank all the wonderful speakers, panelists, and attendees who participated in our event. Presentations from the opening panel with Jim Barham of USDA, and John Fisk of the Wallace Centre, are available here.
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  Food and Beverage Ontario
Launches Co-Packer Tool
   
  Learn if Food and Beverage Ontario's new online tool can help your business by connecting with Ontario food and beverage processors to find a manufacturer that can assist with product test runs and production.
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A FOODSHARE
FUNDRAISER EVENT

 
 
 

Recipe for Change
St. Lawrence Market
93 Front St E
Toronto, ON
M5E 1C3

Feburary 22, 2018
6 - 9pm

 
 
  Foodshare's annual fundraiser aims to raise funds to promote healthy food and food literacy in schools across Ontario. More than 30 sweet and savoury dishes will be prepared by some of the top chefs in and around Toronto.  All you can eat + drink!  
 

 

 
 
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Morton Wholesale Ltd

   
 

Proudly Canadian-owned, Morton Wholesale is a distributor for independent restaurants and Food Service operators in Southern Ontario. From local meats to restaurant supplies - they have what you need!

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  NMK Foods
   
 

NMK Foods is a IFANCC Halal-certified and HACCP-Certified processor that produces a wide array of ready-to-cook ethnic food items under the trademarked brand name Kebab Factory.

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  Stony Brae Farm
   
 

Stony Brae Farm offers weekly selection of fresh, in-season vegetables, fruits, and Shiitake mushrooms. They also have jams, preserves and pickles, and home baking on order. Home delivery available in Perth district.

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