It’s been an exciting week for VG Meats! While it’s business as usual in Simcoe and at our Stoney Creek retail store, several VG team members are in Toronto taking part in the 2018 Restaurants Canada Show. This year’s theme is innovation unleashed, and we’ve had a great time connecting with local restaurants, food producers and chefs. It’s incredible how much food and culinary talent has come out of Canada in recent years, and we are more than pleased to be a part of it.
It won’t surprise anyone to hear that the VG team loves meat. After all, it’s what we do – our passion, our family commitment and our life’s work. We’re working hard to put Ontario beef on the map, and with the support of our amazing customers, we feel that we’re well on our way.
So why, then, if we love Ontario beef so much, are we making a burger with less meat? Don’t worry – we can explain.
It’s been a great week on the VG family farm. The sun was finally out yesterday and even with all of the ice and snow on the ground, we can see springtime on the horizon. We hope you’re feeling good, too – there’s plenty of reason to! The weekend is almost here and this time, and you get a whole extra day to relax and have fun. Monday, February 19th is Family Day in Ontario – the perfect excuse to gather with your loved ones and enjoy some quality time together. Need some ideas? We’ve got you covered.
Family activities near Simcoe
Looking for some Family Day fun in and around Norfolk County? There are a variety of activities happening at the Simcoe Recreation Centre, including free ice skating, swimming, crafting and hiking (details available here). There are also free skates happening in Caledonia and other townships (check your local arena for details). You can bundle up and go hiking, sledding, cross country skiing or snowshoeing as a family, or even try a ride on some fat bikes! We’re living in a truly beautiful landscape – get outside and enjoy it!