NutriSTEP®: Nutrition screening for the whole family

Submitted by: Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health UnitNutriSTEP® is a quick and easy questionnaire that looks at a preschooler or a toddler’s eating,...

A call to farms

by Woody ArmourThe price of food items is rising faster than the inflation rate, as many have noticed. In addition, the actions of this...

On food trucks and Luddites

by Woody ArmourLet us consider the addition of six local food trucks to the local scene, that is, in North Grenville. These vehicles would...

Food Trends in 2017

Submitted By: Dana Hawthorne, MScFN, RD Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health UnitWith the start of the New Year, we can expect to see new...

Food trends in 2017, part 2

Submitted By: Dana Hawthorne, MScFN, RD Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health UnitWith the start of the New Year, we can expect to see new...

Food hub offers convenient access to local food through year-round online marketplace

A commitment to eating local and supporting the local food economy doesn’t need to end in the winter months, although sourcing those local products...

Local Food Or Lottery Ticket?

Local food is an important subject that has been gaining momentum in the region over the past few years. This publication has printed a...
The NG Times Newspaper

Coming Soon

In the coming weeks, a series of articles on local food and agriculture will be featured in the North Grenville Times. The Times believes...
The NG Times Newspaper

Lansdowne’s Agricultural Summit

On Friday, December 9, the Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands hosted an agricultural summit at the Lansdowne Community Hall. Approximately eighty people...

NG Economic Development Local Foods Sector Update

The Municipality’s Economic Development section have recently begun to take an interest in the area of Local Foods. This is a move away from...

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