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Events

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 13:10

BIOFACH 2015

Attached please find all the registration documents for BIOFACH 2015. The Forms B,C and D along with organic certificates have to be submitted by us to Nuremberg latest by Oct. 31, 2014.

Participants can receive up to a 50% reimbursement of their expenses including per-diem, exhibiting costs (up to a max) and economy airfare. For more details please contact :- Ann Fisbein -  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  Tel:- +1-613-482-1717

Monday, 29 September 2014 12:28

Explore Local Events (Ongoing)

Coming Events At-A-Glanceexplore local

The following table shows upcoming Explore Local events in date order. For more information about the event and for registration information, please visit the Explore Local website.

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 20:33

SAVE THE DATE! Organic Alberta 2015 Conference

Please save the following dates for our 2015 conference to be held in Sherwood Park, AB: February 27 & 28!

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 16:52

Organic Week 2014!

Here's what Alberta Organic Food has in store for Organic Week 2014! 

Stay tuned as we add to the list of fun-filled (and tasty!) Organic Week special events! 

 

Introducing Alberta's first Organic Culinary Trail (and Pop Up dishes)! This Organic Week, savour the flavours of Alberta Organic Food! 

Organic Alberta is partnering with local chefs and local organic producers to bring consumers a taste of what Alberta Organic Food has to offer! The Alberta Organic Culinary Trail features one great Edmonton restaurant (featuring delicious local, organic ingredients!) each night from September 20 to the 28th. Follow the trail to a new restaurant each day and savour the flavours of Alberta Organic Food! 

Hungry for organics in Calgary?! Boxwood will be featruing a great organic dish all week long! Stop in and try their Stuffed Man's organic ramiro pepper with Grainworks organic black eyed peas, organic poplar bluff potatoes - DELISH! 

The Coup will be featuring a 100% organic smoothie - as always - all week! They also source many of their ingredients from some of Alberta's best organic farms, so you'll be sure to get your organic fix inside their doors! 

Keep up with our social media during Organic Week to find out where you should eat each night! 

Want even more Alberta Organic Food flavours? Tweet us a photo of the Organic Week feature dish you're eating (and tell us where you're eating it!) and you'll be entered to win an Alberta Organic Food Prize Pack! Drawing to be made at the end of Organic Week, so you have 9 tasty days to get those photos in to us! 

Commmunity Natural Foods has a lot in-store for Organic Week!

Demos, samples, and scavenger hunts - oh my! Community Natural Foods has a lot up their sleeves for Organic Week. Stay tuned to our social media to find out more! 

Homegrown Foods Customer Appreciation Day - Thursday, September 25th!

As a THANK YOU to all their customers, Homegrown Foods is giving back. On Thursday, enjoy 25% off select produce, products, and supplements! Looking for more? All produce will be 15% off during Organic Week, and while in store, enter to win an organic gift basket! 

Sunworks Organic Farm teaches you how to cut up an organic chicken - Tuesday, September 23!

Know it's more economical to buy a whole chicken, but don't know what to do with it once you get it home? This class takes the mystery out of cutting up whole chickens - but don't worry, the magic of organics will remain intact! 

When: Tuesday, September 23 from 7 - 9pm

Learn to spatchock, 9" cut, and how to debone! 

Pre-registration required; Click here for more information!

 

But that’s not all Alberta Organic Food has to offer; check out your local organic retailers - or hit up our social media - to find out what other great Organic Week events are in store!

Tuesday, 09 September 2014 21:19

Alberta Organic Culinary Trail!

Introducing Alberta's first Organic Culinary Trail!

To celebrate Organic Week, Organic Alberta and local Edmonton chefs have joined together to give restaurant patrons a taste of what Alberta's organic producers have to offer! This Organic Week, join on the trail any night, or follow the flavours of Alberta Organic Food for all five days! 

RGE RD - Monday, September 22

It's hard to pin down just one dish at RGE RD that's the highlight of the Culinary Trail, since most of the veg they use come from Alberta's organic farms! Peas on Earth, Sparrow's Nest Organics, and August Organics are regular suppliers to Chef Lebsack - which we love - so they're produce are all over the menu! 

The Marc - Tuesday, September 23

The Marc - Wednesday, September 24 (they just love Alberta's Organic Food so much, they needed two days!)

Corso 32 - Thursday, September 25 

We're so glad to have Corso on board with us this year. Devout customers of Sundog Organic Farm, you can find Sundog's swiss chard in their Ricotta Agnolotti - YUM!

Highlevel Diner - Friday, September 26

As a finale to the trail, Highlevel featrues all sorts of ingredients from all sorts of organic farms. Meadow Creek Farms, Grainworks and Winter's Turkeys are all suppliers to Highlevel. With organic ingredients all across their menu, we're sure you'll find something delicious - and organic! - on their menu to suit your tastes! 

 Want even more of Alberta's Organic Food? Enter our Follow the Flavour contest! Visit one (or all four!) of the restaurants on the Trail for your chance to win an Organic Week gift basket of Alberta's Organic Food! Just snap a quick photo of your meal - before you devour it (that's the most challenging part!) - and tweet it to @OrganicAlberta with the hashtag #AlbertaOrganicCulinaryTrail - easy, organic peasy! Drawing to be made at the end of the week!

 

 

For all media, website, or general inquiries please contact us at info@organicalberta.org or call 587-521-2400 (Toll-free: 1-855-521-2400)