Category Archives: Halton Region

Homemade BBQ and Grilling Sauce

This versatile BBQ sauce can be used on the grill, as a marinade for tofu or vegetables or as a sauce for shredded chicken. Many homemade BBQ sauce recipes call for commercial ketchup. This one uses crushed tomatoes as the base. With the added honey and spices it has a sweet, tangy taste. Recipe of…

Spring into your Local Farmers’ Market in Halton

Spring produce is in season and Halton’s farmers’ markets are open for business! I had one goal in mind for my trip to the opening day of the Milton Farmers’ Market: Asparagus. This vegetable is one of the first signs that Ontario’s local food season is underway, and the superior taste of fresh, local produce…

Halton Region – Rural Agricultural Strategy Report

Halton Region is developing a Rural Agricultural Strategy to identify how the Region can, within its mandate and resources, support the long-term sustainability of the rural economy. The Halton Region Rural Agricultural Strategy Background Report and Appendices will inform the development of this strategy. See Halton Region for more info.