Posts Tagged ‘Ontario produce’

Why Temporary Foreign Workers Are So Important Right Now

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Temporary foreign workers play a vital part in planting, harvesting and packing the produce we eat across this country every day. Until the Covid-19 crisis, their role was a quiet one, unseen but nevertheless hugely important. In a recent story for the Globe and Mail, Tavia Grant and Kathryn Blaze-Baum reported on the current state of Canadian farms waiting for their crews to arrive. Here’s why those temporary foreign workers are so important to our food supply and how it will affect you at home. A workers compensation attorney саn help уоu understand уоur rights аnd limitations аѕ уоu file a claim аnd pursue relief fоr thе injuries аnd оthеr damages уоu hаvе suffered. Thе lawyer уоu hire оr consult wіth саn explain thе basics оf pursuing a claim аgаіnѕt a coworker оr employer. You can check my site for more about the worker compensation attorney. Continue »



A New Take On Classic Tomato Salad

 

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The summer in Ontario has been perfect for both farmers and local vegetable gardens; lots of sunshine and lots of rain too. And right now we are being rewarded big time with the best produce, and especially the best tomatoes, known to humanity. While summer herbs like basil and thyme are spilling out of terra cotta pots all over the city, now is the best time to make this version of a classic tomato salad.  Continue »



Recipe: Peach Succotash with Haloumi

 

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Succotash is normally a savoury dish; a delicious sautéed combo of corn, sweet peppers and lima beans. It’s a perfect summer side dish. But we recently added a few ingredients to make it a stunning main course – peaches and haloumi. Continue »



Video: A Road Trip Through The County

Take a break from the city’s frantic pace to enjoy a peaceful road trip through some of Ontario’s finest farmland. Vineyards, corn fields and bobbing sunflowers abound in Prince Edward County.



Quench – Raspberry Lemonade

Lemonade is a summertime favourite and it never tastes better than when it is made with fresh squeezed lemons. We like to add fresh Ontario fruit to our lemonade as well. Raspberry is a favourite, but you can use strawberry, blueberry or cherry. Continue »