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?

Evaluating Farm to School

Headwaters Food & Farming Alliance has connected with over 1,500 people through our Farm to School Programs. Now our report card is due! We want to hear from you as we evaluate and plan next steps for these programs. If you care about local food and farming education, please complete our stakeholder survey or attend a focus group at our Spring Fling.

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Attend a focus group


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 help sustain and support our work by donating or getting involved.

donate for local food

get involved with HFFA

The Headwaters Food Charter and Action Plan is here!

The Headwaters Food Charter and Action Plan is here! We are so excited to launch the Headwaters Food Charter and Action Plan! It is a community vision for our local food system. Gathering input from over 350 people, we heard from businesses, farmers, municipalities, schools, community organizations and interested community members – like you!  
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Farm to School Spring Fling May 24, 2017 4-8pm Monora Park Pavilion

Farm to School SPRING FLING   Be our guest! Join us as we celebrate and evaluate our programs, and take the opportunity to fertilize the activities of the Farm to School team to help our programs grow. WHEN: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 4pm to 8pm WHERE: Monora Park Pavilion, 500 Monora Park Drive, Mono View
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Headwaters Farm Fresh Guide

Help us put you on the map! Headwaters Food & Farming Alliance and In The Hills are teaming up to produce a new Farm Fresh print and online guide to local food producers in the Headwaters region.  And we would like to include your free listing. The guide will include maps and listings for local
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