Bringing More Ontario Meat To The Dinner Table - McGuinty Government Strengthens Agri-Food Industry, Supports Farmers
Ontario is helping to encourage more families to buy local meat.
Supporting local food helps to build a strong agri-food industry and is part of the McGuinty government's plan to create jobs and opportunities that will grow the province's economy.
"When we buy Ontario, everyone wins. It's good for our farmers,
the economy and the environment. With this initiative, we're strengthening
ties between communities, local farmers and food. This summer I
encourage everyone to visit their local farmers market and bring
more of the good things that grow in Ontario home to their table."
"Getting more Ontario meat on our tables will mean better
bottom lines for processors and producers in Guelph and across the
"We are very grateful for the provincial government's support
in promoting our high-quality meat products to consumers."
For more information:
Melissa Zanette, Minister's Office, 416-326-3071