What we do
Buy Algoma Buy Local connects people with local food and drink in the region. We work closely with our members and participants to create awareness of how much Algoma has to offer from fresh produce, meat, fish, eggs, dairy, maple syrup, honey and so much more. We do this through:
Our recognizable brand, look for the Buy Algoma Buy Local logo.This helps customers identify where they can taste local, shop local and experience local in Algoma.
Algoma's Local Guide 2019, a guide to find where you can taste, shop, and experience local in the region. This includes local producers, processors, farmers' markets, restaurants and retailers. You can pick up your copy at various tourist bureaus, information centres and hotels around Algoma.
We are continually promoting how you can taste local, shop local and experience local in Algoma. Keep up to date with what is new and exciting with Buy Algoma Buy Local by following us on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter.
We are at various community events throughout the year showcasing local food, drinks, products and experiences in Algoma.
We've partnered with Ontariofresh (www.ontariofresh.ca) linking food retailers, restaurants, caterers and agriculturally-focused service providers, with local growers, producers, processors and distributors. Find more information on www.ontariofresh.ca
Our vision is to create a sustainable value chain in Algoma.
Build stronger communities
Grow our local economy
Reduce our environmental impact
Know the people behind the product
“There is a power behind local food”
When you buy local, we see a positive change in our community, economy, environment and as individuals.