General Membership Meeting

Tuesday, April 7 @ 4 p.m. 

@ Agricultural Centre in Dryden

Join us as we present the 2013 audited statements

and help us appoint an auditor for 2014.

Your input is greatly valued & we hope to see you there!

“For the Love of Food & Farming”: 2nd Annual Spring Conference

May 2, 2015 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)

@ Dryden & District Agricultural Centre

 This year’s topics & presenters:

(subject to change)

  • Organic Gardening – Alison Dove
  • Benefits of Farm Diversity – Claude Lord
  • Local Food Producers & Heroes & Farming Nutritional Facts & Fallacies PLUS Stretches for Agriculturalists – Sara Brunner (Soul Nutrition Consulting)
  • Cold Storage: Building & Usage – Tim Eady
  • Honey & the Bees – Rick Neilson (7 Bends Honey Farm)
  • Karma in the Dirt & Interactive Session – Carly Brown (Lokah Sangha Yoga)
  • Compost: Do’s, Don’ts & Myths – Gerard Dubé (Compostages Co-Op)
Tickets are available online through the Co-Op during regular order cycles or anytime through eventbrite ( https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/for-the-love-of-food-farming-2nd-annual-spring-conference-tickets-16338149846 ) and will be on sale until 10 a.m. April 27.

Lunch is included in ticket cost & will be catered by the Dryden & District Agricultural Society using commonly available, locally sourced items!

TRADE SHOW will run all day – must have a ticket to attend!

This is one day you won’t want to miss!

TEDx – Changing The Way We Eat

You’re invited to join us at The Centre on Saturday, March 7th for the 5th annual TEDx Manhattan – Changing The Way We Eat.  This is a free, all-day event, where we will join thousands of people from around the world, discussing our food, and our future.

Please reserve your seat on our Eventbrite page.  You are welcome to bring your own lunch, or Co-Op members can order a wonderful lasagna lunch (meat, or vegetarian) with your weekly order.  You’ll find the tickets available here.  It includes a Caesar side salad and dessert square – and the beef for the lasagna is locally sourced.

Want to know more about what to expect?  Take a few minutes to watch this year’s promotional video.  We can’t wait to see you there!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5q5PPZJTCms