There are a couple of events happening in Toronto related to local eating and organic food.
ecoSUAVE 2009 presented by Enlightened Events
An evening of live jazz music and local food and drinks. The purpose of ecoSuave is to raise awareness about local and sustainable food production. Sounds like a fun way to mingle with like-minded people. The $20 ($18 online) ticket includes samples of food and drink.
Date: Saturday, February 21st, 2009
Location: Canada’s National Ballet School (400 Jarvis, Toronto)
For more information, visit Enlightened Events.
Growing for Nourishment presented by Canadian Organic Growers
A one day conference on sustainable farming, benefits of organic food and the latest research on organic food. A great forum to learn more about the science behind organic food. The $65 ($85 after Jan 30; $55 for COG members) ticket includes an organic lunch.
Date: Saturday, February 21, 2009
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: 89 Chestnut St, U of Toronto Conference Centre
For more information, visit Canadian Organic Growers.