Hi there folks! I got thought that I would pass this event along to any of our readers who might be in the North Bay area. :)
Vested Interest Presents...
Northern Harvest Night!
TASTE TEST LOCAL BEEF, LAMB, BISON & CHEESE AND LEARN HOW TO GET YOUR WEEKLY VEGETABLES THIS SUMMER FROM LOCAL GROWERS!
Thursday March 25th
AT THE DOWNTOWN STORE (123 MCINTYRE ST.W.)
Did you know that Vested Interest sells locally made goods? From Board's Honey products to Mains de Mariposa hand lotions, our downtown store features over 10 local artists! And the list is growing! Be sure to check out our Locavore Room while you're here for Northern Harvest Night!
Golden Beef is a premium beef product produced by a cooperative of dedicated farmers in the Temiskaming and Cochrane area. Golden Beef cattle are raised only on pasture, hay and silage resulting in a very lean and healthier beef that has increased levels of B12. No antibiotics or growth promoting hormones are used. Come out and try this amazing, locally produced beef!
Pasture Hill Farms
Pasture Hill Farm is a family run sheep farm, located outside of New Liskeard in the Little Claybelt area. Jim Johnston and Wanda Cook's philosophy is to use grazing animals to harvest solar energy (sunshine) by converting grass into meat. Using their sheep to do what they do best , on pasture, Jim & Wanda are able to minimize their use of machinery, fuel, fertilizer, pesticides and antibiotics. Come taste the sunshine in their delicious lamb!
Soutar Highlands Farm
Soutar Highlands Farm has been serving North Bay and area since 1913. They have adopted a Nature Balanced approach to raising their vegetable crops that is free of chemical fertilizers and pesticides. By putting organics back into the soil their plants are naturally resistant to pests and disease while producing tasty, environmentally sustainable vegetables and berries. Come meet Donna Soutar, try her amazing garlic, and learn how to get weekly fresh, local vegetables this summer!
Award winning Thornloe Cheese is produced in the town of Thornloe, 15 km north of Temiskaming Shores. It is farmer owned and has been producing for over 68 years. It's cheese has been recognized with first place prizes at the Royal Winter Fair and the British Empire Cheese Show. If you haven't tried it already, come out and see what you've been missing!
Bison du Nord
Bison du Nord is an all natural pasture fed bison product from the ranch of Pierre and Francoise Belanger in Earlton.
This family owned and operated business has been producing since 1972. The ranch accomodates 200-400 bison who range freely.
Bison du Nord offers several delicious products such as Bison pie, breakfast sausages and pepperettes as well as ground bison and steaks. The meat is exceptionally lean and healthy and you won't regret giving it a try!
Plus Vested will be having a one night only storewide sale! Come check out what's new! Try some of our awesome hot sauces, BBQ sauces and dips! And enter to win great door prizes! If you missed our hugely successful Ladies Night event, you won't want to miss this one!
Your friends at Vested Interest Trading!