Agroecology Field School and Research Summit

Saturday, August 18, 2018, 8:30 am to 9 pm, Ottawa
Tickets are on a sliding scale.

Calling all farms #inFrontenac!

Do you want to connect with consumers of local food and increase awareness of your farm and others in Frontenac? 

Kingston Area Markets 2018

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Frontenac Farmers Market -- 2018 membership drive

The Frontenac Farmers Market's 2018 membership drive is on!  

We welcome new members, especially local farmers and market gardeners. 
We are located in Verona and run from mid-May to the end of October annually. 

Loving Spoonful is hiring!

Loving Spoonful is a Kingston-based food access non-profit organization that envisions a healthy, sustainable, food-secure community.
The organization is advertising the following positions: food access animator; food rescue co-ordinator; community kitchen team co-ordinator; and community programs manager.

Turn Veggies into Income this Winter Two Rivers Food Hub

Do you want to turn extra veggies into income this winter?   Two Rivers has shared climate controlled storage for free* for consignment vendors (up to a harvest pallet ‘bin’, plus reasonable pricing for larger quantities.


Beautiful private farm for sale! After 20 years, we are downsizing and would like to see this property used to its full potential and passed along to other stewards of the land. Perfect for a mixed farm operation. Please see details below. We are asking $450,000 but the price is negotiable to the right owners. Looking to sell in 2018, flexibility in dates.

Seeking Farm Land

Anne Prichard, of Frontenac CFDC, and Richard Allen, County of Frontenac, are working with John Wernham, who is seeking to purchase or long-term lease a farm property.  

The description of John’s ideal farm land is outlined below.   Please feel free to circulate this information, should you know of anyone whom may be interested.
from John Wernham: 

The Food Policy Council for Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington is seeking up to four individuals to join the Council.

The Council’s work is guided by the KFL&A Food Charter which envisions a secure and sustainable food system for our region. Its main activities include serving as a forum to discuss food issues, assessing the food system in KFL&A and informing and influencing food and food-related policies and programs. 

Holistic Management for Family Farms; Making Better Decisions

Course offered in November, 2017.
Participants who are interested could apply for GF2 cost share until June 1.
Holistic Management for Family Farms; Making Better Decisions
Farms eligible for Growing Your Farm Profits may have part of the cost covered under  Capacity Building - deadline JUNE 1, 2017;
November 6,7,8 and 20, 21, 22, 2017  Location; Wilton, Ontario (near Napanee)



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