Monthly Archives: August 2008

Maple Leaf Meats: Why local food does a better job

Let's face it. Listeria and other spoilers are everywhere in our environment. All processors try to do a diligent job of producing high quality food, but the major weakness of the industrial food system is that when something goes wrong, … Continue reading

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Green Sprout Market now Thursday afternoons at Victoria Village

The Green Sprout Market is now located at Victoria Village and runs every Thursday from 3 p.m. to about 6 p.m. for the month of August. Come on out and choose from our own: Grass-fed and Finished Dexter Beef Free-Range … Continue reading

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Our pigs visit the Georgian Bay Steam Show

Horses_sheaves What would the Civic Holiday weekend be without a 2x daily visit to the Georgian Bay Steam Show just outside Cookstown? Once again we brought down some of our Tamworth x Large Black pigs to help fill out the … Continue reading

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Apples to Oysters

Marg_webb_us Margaret Webb talked about apples, oysters, local food, small farms, great taste, and more when she arrived for our July 11 Eco-Market event. She even stopped by our booth for some beef and pork. (We finally let her go … Continue reading

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