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- Heritage Chicken Tasting in Toronto
January 16, 2010
I heard on CBC the other day that there will be a Heritage Chicken Tasting event at Hôtel Le Germain, hosted by Slow Food Toronto. What are heritage chickens you ask? They are the breeds of chickens from long ago that actually taste like chickens. In chicken farms nowadays, there are basically two types of […]
- Looking for Farmers’ Markets?
July 2, 2009
Now that summer is officially here, all the local farmers’ markets are in full swing.
Here’s the post from last year that lists the Toronto area markets by days of the week.
For those looking for markets in other parts of Canada, you can simply use our Find Local Food tool. Just type in your postal […]
- The Story of Strawberry
June 22, 2009
There was an interesting article in the Toronto Star yesterday about the journey of California strawberry - from the genetics lab in California to the local grocery stores all over North America. It’s incredible/scary all the processes involved from seeds to fruit.
Some interesting facts from the article:
there are over 200 genetically unique seeds on each […]
- Ontario Strawberries are Here!
June 20, 2009
I just bought my first pint Ontario strawberries from a local grocery store on Friday. They are so juicy and red! Josh’s mom has already made 15 jars of strawberry jam. We’ll be making our first trip of the season to our favourite strawberry farm - Organics Family Farm for more strawberries tomorrow.
Here’s a list of strawberry […]
- Get fresh Strawberry Festival
We’re a little late on the notice here, but there are 18 different strawberries festivals taking place in Ontario this weekend! Check out this website for more details - you can still make it on Sunday.