Posts Tagged ‘Local Food Week’

Ontario has launched its first-ever Local Food Report, which measures the province’s progress in bringing local food to more tables across the province.

The first ever Local Food Report highlights some of the actions taken by the province and the agri-food sector to promote and celebrate local food this year.


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Local Food Week  

Ontario’s second annual Local Food Week is June 1-7 and is a great opportunity to not only celebrate the good work that Ontario’s farmers do, but to help the public learn more about where their food comes from and the benefits of buying and eating local.  What can you do to participate in Local Food Week at your farm?

  1. Visit www.loveONTfood.ca to download a logo, graphics and a tip sheet on how to promote Local Food Week.
  2. Include #loveONTfood in all your social media postings.
  3. Share your event plans with www.loveONTfood.ca for the Local Food Week Events Calendar.
  4. Plan a special on-farm event, barbecue or dinner.
  5. Offer an in-store promotion or have a customer contest.
  6. Check Foodland Ontario’s Twitter page in May for Twitter Party registration details,

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