The Frontenac 4-H Association received an Award of Excellence for their “Country Comes to the City” program from the Canadian 4-H Council and RBC Foundation.
Henderson Farms receives 1st place showing at the 2010 Royal – Robert Henderson had a great showing this year at the 2010 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair; including 1st place in the Maple Syrup Competition with his Maple Jelly; 2nd in the Savory Jam or Jellies Class with his Sweet Red Pepper Jelly and 3rd in the Strawberry Jam Class, just to list a few of his winnings. Henderson Farms on Wolfe Island specializes in gourmet jams, jellies, marmalade, mango chutney and mustards handmade using all natural ingredients. Henderson Farms has been showing at The Royal since 2000 with great success and has been named the Grand Champion Jelly and Jam Maker two years in a row for 2006 and 2007 and won the judges choice award in 2008 for his Pear and Quince Jam. For a full list of products offered by Henderson Farms and where to buy them visit hendersonfarms.on.ca
Ella Vanderburgt is set to expand Ella’s Cafe in Harrowsmith to include a bakery in early December. Stop in and pick up your holiday sweets. Ella will have a wide assortment to temp your taste buds.
VISIONSoup – Congratulations to all of the organizers of the 2010 VISIONSoup Fundraiser. This years event was a great success, they sold out!