for food. for farming, for our future

The Headwaters Food and Farming Alliance (HFFA) envisions a food system in the Headwaters that is productive, sustainable, transparent, and fair; supports the health and well-being of our residents and food providers; and contributes to the prosperous and equitable economy

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Local Food Initiatives

What’s Happening?

Summer Programs for Kids

As the HFFA Farm to School programs face the end of the school year, we want to let you know about some of our friends who are just ramping up for a summer full of local food and farming fun!

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Get Involved with local food initiatives in Headwaters region and Dufferin County

Want to Get Involved?

The initiatives of HFFA are primarily run by dedicated volunteers around Headwaters Region. You can get involved  helping sustain and support our food  system by;

donate for local food

get involved with HFFA

Free workshops for farmers to processors Sept. 15

Free Workshop in Barrie for Farmers to Processors September 15, 5-8 pm If you are thinking about adding Processed Food as another enterprise to your farm or restaurant business, Georgian College will once again be offering a Free Workshop on September 15th in Barrie and on the 26th in Collingwood. After this introduction there will
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Summer Programs for Kids

Summer Programs for Kids As the HFFA Farm to School programs face the end of the school year, we want to let you know about some of our friends who are just ramping up for a summer full of local food and farming fun!   Everdale Farm in Hillsburgh– who played a major role in
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Community Gardens in Headwaters

Community Gardens in Headwaters To nurture a garden is to feed not just the body, but the soul. – Alfred Austin Caring hands turn public lands into community gardens. Community Gardens not only create productive spaces within the community, they build community and an appreciation for local food. Families cultivate plots that provide them with
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