The Ottawa Valley Food Co-operative is a networking project for local food producers and consumers, whereby local consumers can connect with and buy from local food producers.
If you live in the Upper Ottawa Valley and would like to buy and/or sell locally produced food through our monthly online ordering and distribution system, please sign up by clicking on the 'Join' link to the left.
For more info on the co-op, download the OVFC Brochure.
Also, check out our listing of Upper Ottawa Valley Farmers' Markets for more local food buying opportunities in a town near you.
Local Food Buying Guide for the Upper Ottawa Valley
The Ottawa Valley Food Co-operative, in collaboration with the Ottawa River Institute, has produced a wonderful 17 page booklet for Upper Ottawa Valley local food lovers! The free guide includes listings, locations, and contact details for Ottawa Valley Food Producer Members, Farmers' Markets, Pick-Your-Own Farms and Local Food Producers across the Upper Ottawa Valley. A valuable resource for finding and purchasing delicious and nutritious local foods!
Download it in PDF form here:
- Cover pages (2.8MB)
- Pages 1 to 17 (1.2MB)
- Text only contact & location information for all listings (300KB)
- The map (21.7MB)
'The Local Food Buying Guide for the Upper Ottawa Valley' will also be available at these upcoming events:
- OVFC Annual General Meeting on Wednesday April 11, 2012, 7 PM, at Wesley United Church, Pembroke.
- Delivery Days at Wesley United Church, Pembroke, 8 AM - noon, 3rd or 4th Saturday of each month.
The Ottawa Valley Food Co-op gratefully acknowledges funding from: The Government of Canada’s Eastern Ontario Development Program, through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) and administered by the Community Futures Development Corporation serving Renfrew County. The County of Renfrew and the Ontario Trillium Foundation.