Happy Spring from all of us at Harvest Hastings!

We hope you are enjoying all the wonders of Spring – warmer weather, shoots coming up from the ground, babies on the farm…

Have you renewed your membership for 2022? You can register and pay at this link: Get Involved | Harvest Hastings. The annual fee is only $35 per person and there are many benefits to becoming a member, including your detailed profile and picture published in 3,000 copies of our annual magazine, distributed throughout Hastings, Quinte West, and beyond. We are getting into production mode, so you must pay your membership fee by April 30, in order to be included in this year’s publication.

Do you have suggestions for content for this year’s magazine? Please get in touch with your ideas – we are looking to fill the pages with guest articles, advertisers who support our mission, and as many Hastings County agriculture and forestry producer profiles as we can include! Contact Karen at [email protected] with your suggestions!

Celebrate the Glory of Garlic!

Garlic may be one of the first tender shoots that you are seeing right now — it’s time to start thinking about how to celebrate this wonderful Ontario crop! Ontario Garlic Week is a cross-cultural celebration of Ontario garlic involving farmers, chefs and consumers of local garlic with stakeholders from farming and rural economic development, food & beverage, hospitality & tourism, education, and culture. The organizers are looking for more folks to get involved with this province-wide event — register at OntarioGarlicWeek.ca

The Fair Finance Fund is a non-profit social finance fund dedicated to providing loans and mentorship services to local food and farm enterprises that value strong local food systems, local economies, and a healthy planet. If you are focused on local production and regional markets and looking for capital for business development and growth, contact them! Learn more at www.fairfinancefund.org/apply Spring Intake Now Open | Apply by May 13, 2022

Sowing connections. Growing community.


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We’re Hiring!

Harvest Hastings is looking for someone to join the team! If you are someone with a passion for supporting local food and

Meal by Chef Andreas, Farm to Fork Buffet _ Dessert, Tea and Coffee. Harvest Hastings Let's Eat! Dinner at 6 April 26th. 15651 Highway 62 Eldorado

Let’s Eat! April 26th at 6!

Come out for a celebration of local foods, friendship, and community. The annual “Let’s Eat!” dinner will be catered once again by

Updates, Opportunities & Workshops

Thank you for joining us at the virtual AGM last week! Members and community partners came together for an evening of conversation


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