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How Sweet It Is!

How Sweet It Is!
While spring in Ontario can be a difficult time to endure with its abundance of mud and erratic temps, it does bring us one very special reward—delicious maple syrup!   With its luminescent amber hues, intoxicating aroma and exquisite earthy flavour, it’s no wonder this liquid gold has become a favourite treat.  It has also inspired a plethora of festivals and events, two of which happen to take place right here in Waterloo Region. Since 1965, Elmira has been home to a Maple Syrup Festival , an event which has grown to become the World’s Largest Single Day Maple Syrup Festival (as recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records with 66,529 people...

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Farm-to-Table Photographer's First Impressions of KW

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Foodlink Conference Helps Grow Prosperity in K-W

Foodlink Conference Helps Grow Prosperity in K-W The 2017 Foodlink Conference: It’s All About Marketing took place last Monday, February 27, and Libro Credit Union was thrilled to be an Event Sponsor for the day! In the past we’ve partnered with Foodlink’s Taste Local and...
 

Foodlink Conference: It's All About Marketing

Foodlink Conference: It's All About Marketing Are you a farmer, food processer, business owner or chef? Do you work in a food or health-related industry? Have you always wanted to learn more about how to market your business, especially in today’s changing digital landscape? Then...

Looking Ahead to a Great Year of Local Food!

Looking Ahead to a Great Year of Local Food! by Jessica Gerber We hosted our 2 nd annual Holiday Celebration December 14 th at Block 3 Brewery in St Jacobs. It was a blustery winter night outside but inside it was warm and joyful!  My Sisters Kitchen prepared some delicious...