Growing our food connections in Nipissing

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What is a CSA Basket Anyways?

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With all the conversations I’ve had of late about the farmer’s market, eating fresh, and supporting local… CSA baskets have come up more than once. While there’s always one friend who is totally on board, and has already purchased a share, most around the table look at you, and say “Huh?”.

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Top 5 finds at the North Bay Farmers’ Market in June

# 1 Martha’s Fried Pies:
These little pockets of deliciousness are a big hit! They come in manyMartha's Fried Pies (1) different flavours including; pumpkin, apple, peach, blueberry, and many others! Get all the pie flavour you want, in one small pocket (makes you feel a little less guilty).

# 2 Spring Hill Farms Garden Centre and Berry Farm:  This family run farm has been selling the most beautiful flower arrangements, hanging baskets and other garden goods. They’re also open 7 days a week (various hours) directly at the farm to purchase items. Visit their Facebook page for more information and some great shots of their beautiful crops!

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