York Region is home to a vibrant and thriving agriculture and agri-food sector!
From the rich soils of the Holland Marsh to a diverse mix of food and beverage businesses, this sector plays an important role in York Region’s economy. The entire agri-food sector in York Region – everything from farms to food processors, grocery stores and restaurants – provides approximately 57,000 jobs and contributes $2.7 billion dollars to the economy. York Region is committed to supporting and promoting this important sector.
Drop in to Kitchen & Co. and join York Region as participants will learn about York Region’s agriculture and agri-food initiatives including the availability of local food options. Guests will be encouraged to use York Farm Fresh maps and visit farms across York Region. You will be inspired to use local produce to cook healthy, nutritious food with minimal food waste!