BCLocalRoot.ca

CONTACT: Meghan Carter PHONE: 604-454-8883 EMAIL: Meghan@goodtogrowproducts.com RESCUE MISSION SUPPORTS LOWER MAINLAND FOOD PROCESSORS (North Vancouver, BC April 6, 2020): Good to Grow — a company that educates local food and beverage processors — has created an online grocery platform for delivery or curbside pick-up of locally processed products. Their goal? To save local food processors and commercial commissary kitchens who have lost significant sales due to market channel slow-downs and restaurant closures as a result of COVID-19. BCLocalRoot.ca will start the first weekly delivery/curbside [...]

2020-04-06T17:03:29+00:00April 6th, 2020|BC Food, Eat Local|

JUST HOW IMPORTANT IS BC FOOD PROCESSING?

Read this and feel good about your contribution! It’s a good reminder of how important food production is to the provincal economy. But it’s not just the numbers. We can produce healthier food. We can be more self sufficient. BC made means less imports. Better environmental sustainability – less transportation equals less fuel, so less emissions. BC-made ensures fair labour practices. You know all this but when you’re jumping another compliance hoop or hoping the bank will ante up for a badly needed new fridge, it’s good to be reminded that [...]

2018-10-10T01:03:53+00:00October 10th, 2018|BC Food|