Tag Archives: Farmers’ Market

Join the World’s Longest Barbecue

July 30, 2009

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This Saturday, be part of the biggest food event in Canadian history – the World’s Longest Barbecue! Founded by author and culinary activist Anita Stewart, the World’s Longest Barbecue is a celebration of local foods in homes across Canada. All you have to do is fire up your grill, make a meal of local ingredients, […]

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Guelph’s Farmers’ Market recognized

May 3, 2009

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The latest Canadian Geographic  magazine names Guelph’s Farmers’ Market as one of the 10 best in Canada.

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Farmers Market part of World’s Longest BBQ on August 2nd

July 25, 2008

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The answer to one of the recent comments posted is “yes”!  Our local Farmer’s Market will join the World’s Longest BBQ, a national event created by local cookbook author Anita Stewart, by hosting a barbecue at the Market on Saturday, August 2.   The World’s Longest BBQ is all about celebrating local foods. At the Market, […]

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Farmers’ Market – Alive, Well and Safe

June 27, 2008


There was a letter to the editor today in the Mercury suggesting that the City of Guelph is working to close the farmers’ market. I know this is going to have many people concerned, so let my response be unequivocal. Why on earth would we close the farmers’ market?  Period. Or, make any changes to the market […]

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