Cornwall - April 30, 2012 - Here are the opening days for the farmer's markets in SDG!
•Alexandria Farmer's Market: Thursday, April 26th
•Chesterville Farmers' Market: Saturday, May 19th
•Cornwall Farmers' Market (Downtown): Saturday, June 2nd
•Cornwall Seaway Valley Grower's Market: June 2012 (Wednesdays and Saturdays)
•Maxville Farmer's Market: June 2012 (Fridays)
All Things Food/Bouffe 360° is a Community Food Network composed of individuals and organizations in Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry (SD&G). Their mission: To increase access to local, healthy and sustainable food for all residents of SD&G. Their vision: Healthy and sustainable communities that are food secure.
They are committed to:
•Empowering community members and institutions to grow their own food
•Supporting local food producers by fostering food connections between local food producers and individuals, institutions and community programs
•Food skill development (e.g. providing resources on how to prepare local, healthy foods)
•Creating and maintaining partnerships with community organizations which allow both partners to excel
•Raising awareness of the benefits of sustainable food systems