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May 25, 2017, 09:30 ET Nine self-guided adventures await with launch of 2017 Brewery Discovery Routes

Back for the third year, Brewery Discovery Routes take Ontario food and drink tourism to the next level TORONTO, May 25, 2017 /CNW/ - Building on two years of success, Brewery Discovery Routes are...


Apr 26, 2017, 10:00 ET Launch of The Greenbelt Book Celebrates the Success of the World's Largest, Best Protected Greenbelt

David Crombie joins Friends of the Greenbelt CEO and author Burkhard Mausberg at Ben McNally Books to launch the Greenbelt Book TORONTO, APRIL 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Local residents and environmental...


Apr 18, 2017, 10:30 ET Ontario government investing to boost access to local food across province with 24 new Greenbelt Fund projects

New projects will support Ontario agriculture and agri-food sector PETERBOROUGH, ON, April 18, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Greenbelt Fund is announcing 24 local food projects that increase access to...


Feb 28, 2017, 09:30 ET Celebrating the 12th birthday of Ontario's Greenbelt

Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation releases new slam poem celebrating farming to mark the 12th birthday of Ontario's most popular environmental initiative TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2017 /CNW/ - First...


Nov 16, 2016, 10:00 ET New Report Finds Ontarians Receive $3.2B in Benefits from Greenbelt

Report uses latest methodology to evaluate the value of ecosystem services provided by Ontario's Greenbelt to residents in the Greater Golden Horseshoe TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - A new report,...


Apr 05, 2013, 12:16 ET More Fresh, Local Ontario Food Coming to a Cafeteria Near You

Greenbelt Fund Leads the Way for Local Food, Continues Grant Program TORONTO, April 5, 2013 /CNW/ - More fresh, local Ontario food is coming to cafeterias and food-service kitchens across the...


Oct 18, 2012, 12:00 ET More Local Food for Thunder Bay Public Institutions

-Greenbelt Fund Grants to Infuse $14.4 Million into the Ontario Economy- THUNDER BAY, ON, Oct. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - The City of Thunder Bay is taking leadership in bringing more local food to the public...


Oct 18, 2012, 12:00 ET SickKids to Offer More Ontario Food at Hospital

-Greenbelt Fund Grants to Infuse $14.4 Million into the Ontario Economy- TORONTO, Oct. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) takes great pride in fostering the care and health of ...


Oct 18, 2012, 06:58 ET INTERVIEW/PHOTO OP: City of Thunder Bay to Bring More Local Food to Region's Public Institutions

THUNDER BAY, ON, Oct. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - The City of Thunder Bay and MPP Bill Mauro will be part of an announcement to bring more local food into the region's public institutions. The funding,...


Oct 18, 2012, 06:58 ET INTERVIEW/PHOTO OP: Grant Helps SickKids Offer More Ontario Food on Menus

TORONTO, Oct. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - Today, Ted McMeekin, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs will be part of an announcement that will bring more Ontario food into public institutions. The...


Jun 22, 2012, 10:36 ET Ontario Food Welcomed on Plates of Public Institutions

- Greenbelt Fund Continues Local Food Grant Program- TORONTO, June 22, 2012 /CNW/ - In just over a year the Greenbelt Fund has made 38 grants to various public institutions, farmers and foodservice...


Jan 27, 2012, 10:00 ET New Model Offers more Local Food for Queensway Carleton Hospital Patients

- Greenbelt Fund Announces Third Round of Grants - OTTAWA, Jan. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Patients at Queensway Carleton Hospital can look forward to more fresh Ontario food on their plates. With support from ...


Jan 18, 2012, 12:48 ET New Approach Means More Ontario Food for Hospital Patients

-Greenbelt Fund Announces Third Round of Grants- TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - When you're recovering from illness, healthy, nourishing food is vital. That's why the Greenbelt Fund is providing a...


Jan 18, 2012, 10:00 ET New Grant brings more Local Food to Southwestern Ontario Schools

- Greenbelt Fund Announces Third Round of Grants - WINDSOR, ON, Jan. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - Hundreds of children in southwestern Ontario will be eating more Ontario food through their school Student...


Jan 18, 2012, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- INTERVIEW/PHOTO OP: More Local Ontario Food for Hospital Patients and Visitors/

- Greenbelt Fund Announces Grants to Public Institutions - TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Today, Ted McMeekin, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, will be part of an announcement that...


Jan 17, 2012, 07:00 ET INTERVIEW/PHOTO OP: More Local Ontario Food for Hospital Patients and Visitors

- Greenbelt Fund Announces Grants to Public Institutions - TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Today, Ted McMeekin, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, will be part of an announcement that...