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Go Local Food Network Menu

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Welcome! July 2020 Update: please note that some of the content throughout our Go Local Food Network resource pages may be out of date. We are currently constructing a new website that will result in up to date helpful resources. Thank you

  1. Why Go Local -  information about the importance & benefits of local food.

    1. Food Insecurity - what food insecurity is and why it is so important in supporting a sustainable future for all of us.

  2. Finding Local - information about where you can source local food in Burlington and surrounding regions

    1. Farmer's Markets - discover what's happening at local & regional farmer's markets.
    2. Local Food Certification - information and helpful tips on how you can identify healthy, local food products.
    3. Find a Farm or Food Producer - farm and food producers that focus on local food. Help us add to the list!

  3. Growing Local - gardening tips and resources to help you have a green thumb.

    1. Burlington Community Gardens - discover City of Burlington's public community gardens.
    2. How to Start a Community Garden - step by step tips on establishing a new community garden.
    3. Gardening Suppliers - local suppliers for your gardening needs.
    4. Gardening Safety & Fitness Tips -  gardening activity can help to keep you fit too!

  4. Eat Fresh & Healthy - discover more of the health benefits of buying, growing, and eating local food.

    1. Recipes - a popular page to discover seasonal recipes.
    2. Preserving the Harvest - discover tips and techniques to help extend your growing efforts & enjoy local food all year long.

  5. More Information & Resources - a variety of resources and links all about local food related topics.

    1. Local Food Hero Spotlight - individuals, groups, businesses & food producers who are advancing the local food movement.
    2. Local Food Videos - our favourite videos about local food topics – get the popcorn out! (local and organic if you can.)

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BurlingtonGreen would like to thank Sarah Carter of Carter Creative for creating the Go Local Food Network logo and illustrations.
We would also like to thank Brian Heagle of Feltmate Delibato Heagle LLP Lawyers for his generous guidance
in support of this project.

We acknowledge the support of the Government of Ontario and The Ontario Trillium Foundation.

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