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Aug 31 2015

Save the Date / Request for Vendors: 2015 Field to Fork at Meaford Hall on October 22


Save the Date: The 2015 ‘Field to Fork’ event will be held at the Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre on October 22, 2015!

Request for ‘Field to Fork’ Food Vendors: The Grey Bruce Agriculture and Culinary Association is looking for food vendors to participate in this year’s ‘Field to Fork’ event, which will be held at the Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre on October 22, 2015. The association is looking for both ingredients to be donated to the event and individuals to prepare the fare.

If you are interested in offering up some of your locally grown goods or your food preparation services, please let the ACA know. All contributors will be formally recognized for their efforts at the event. For more information email info@greybruceaca.com or call 1-888-396-4591.

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Aug 26 2015

Thanksgiving Dinner to Go Kit – Order Today from Georgian College Culinary Program


Fall is right around the corner. Why not alleviate the stress of cooking Thanksgiving dinner before it even starts?

Everything you need for your holiday dinner without the hassle of buying groceries and the cooking is already done! Menu includes: 

  • Meaford Apple Butternut Squash Soup
  • Fresh Baguette
  • Traditional Roasted Turkey with Onion Sage Dressing
  • Savory Pan Jus
  • Herb Roasted Harvest Potato
  • Maple Glazed Root Vegetables
  • Bourbon Scented Cranberry Sauce
  • Classic Pumpkin or Apple Pie

Half Order (6 People) = $120 tax included
Full Order (12 People) = $240 tax included

THANKSGIVING TO GO KIT ORDER FORM

PICK-UP WILL BE FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9TH FROM 11AM to 3PM
ORDER DEADLINE IS MONDAY, OCTOBER 5TH

For more information contact: Michael Desborough (519) 376-0840 Ext. 2007
Michael.Desborough@GeorgianCollege.ca

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Aug 25 2015

OSCIA Seeking Agricultural Communications Specialist

Full time position: Communication Specialist

Are you a motivated, creative self-starter with a curiosity about Ontario’s agricultural sector? Then this might be the job for you!

The Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association (OSCIA) has been supporting responsible agriculture a the grassroots for the last several decades through education programs, stewardship opportunities and local farm clubs. We are now seeking a dynamic individual to help enhance our approach to education and outreach. We are offering a full-time junior to – intermediate position based in the OSCIA office for an individual who is passionate about a vibrant agricultural sector, the environment, and communications. The Communication Specialist will take direction from the Environmental Programs Manager to promote education and incentive opportunities available to agricultural producers as well as successes achieved by local farmers.

Location: 1 Stone Road West, Guelph, Ontario August 2015

Please respond through email by Friday, August 28, 2015 to environment.careers@ontariosoilcrop.org.

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Aug 25 2015

Grey County Fall Harvest Event Roundup – 8 Events, 13 Fall Fairs!

Free Spirit soup course Feast of Fields
Fall is the season for harvest festivals.

You can discover eight fall food events and 13 fall fairs on the Grey County Tourism website:

Fall Harvest Food events including:

  • Meaford Feast of Fields – September 12
  • Eigensinn Farm Music – Harvest Festival – September 20
  • Hanover Lions Taste of Grey – September 27
  • Pratie Oaten Irish Festival – October 4
  • Owen Sound Salmon Tour & Tasting – October 10
  • Blue Mountain Apple Harvest Festival – October 10-12
  • Markdale Rotary Oktoberfest – October 17
  • ACA Field to Fork – October 22

Fall Fair listings

 

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