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Giving Harvest - Perth

The Giving Harvest is a Perth-based initiative that harvests untended fruit and nut trees on private and public property and distributes the....

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Lanark County Harvest Festival

First held in 2013, this new event offers an opportunity to meet local producers....

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Perth Garlic Festival - Perth

Just ask the “garlic heads” and they’ll tell you — August is the month to celebrate the stinking rose! Sponsored and organized by the Lions Club of Perth, the annual Perth Garlic Festival is one of Eastern Ontario’s most anticipated yearly community events, and a fun, fascinating and delicious one at that. The festival, with its “chic to reek” and family-friendly themes, takes place on August 8 and 9, 2015 at the Perth Fairgrounds, and features over 70 food, garlic and commercial vendors, artisans, live music, a licensed refreshment tent, children’s activities, cooking demonstrations, garlic braiding, a silent art auction, beer and wine tasting, and the always-popular “Birds of Prey” show. Cooking demonstrations are one of the most popular features of the festival, and each year some great local chefs and restaurateurs exhibit their culinary skills with garlic. Al Cowan, from the Ontario Garlic Growers’ Association, will be teaching folks how to braid garlic all weekend. Both days you can enjoy the live music of the Doherty Brothers, nib....

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Two Rivers Food Hub - Smiths Falls

Founded in 2014, the TRFH is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to making local fresh food available to everyone, supporting local producers and creating local food security.The Food Hub is setting up for ....

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About the Directory

This directory of local resources is based on the lists of local businesses and resources that we've compiled at theHumm over the years as we've worked on our annual guides (eg classes/courses, volunteering, gift giving) and our event calendar. It's a natural extension of our work in scanning the region for great resources, and it's a work in progress.

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