The Municipality of Huron Shores has a strong agricultural background and farming heritage. Many local food producers sell their products at farmers’ markets held within the Municipality. Check out these sources:

In addition, many food producers offer farm gate sales and pick your own options.

Visit Algoma Food Network

Be sure to check out our Events Calendar for upcoming markets!

Local food is at the heart of Ontario’s agri-food industry. Click for more.

  • Ontario has a rich history of agriculture and 60% of food produced here is consumed right in Ontario.
  • Buying and supporting local food creates jobs and economic growth, and local food businesses are a major contributor to the province’s economic well-being.
  • Shop local and celebrate Local Food Week the first week of every June.

Additional Links:

Foodland Ontario

Learn about the local foods grown in Ontario, see what’s in season and find recipes.

Feast On

Find a restaurant near you serving Ontario food on their menu.

Ontario Farm Fresh Marketing Association

Find an on-farm market or pick-your-own operation near you to purchase Ontario food.

Food Security and Food Banks

There are a number of Food Banks accessible to Huron Shores residents.

Iron Bridge:

Helping Hands Food Pantry Plus
7th Day Adventist Church
Iron Bridge Rec. Centre
1 Chiblow Lake Rd. (Parking Lot)
The 3rd Thursday of each month 1:30-3:30 PM

Friendly Neighbour Program
Partnered with ADSAB HPP program
Iron Bridge Lions Club
10 Clarissa St
Monthly food boxes -delivered


Thessalon Food Bank
Anglican Church of the Redeemer
Park St. Entrance
Wednesday’s 1:00 – 2:00PM    

Blind River Food Bank
183 Causley St (Hwy 17)
Thursday’s 1:00 – 4:00PM

Bruce Mines Food Bank
United Church
18 Williams St.
Wednesday’s 9:30 – 11:30 AM

If you or someone you know could use support, please share this information and please reach out.
If you are seeking to donate to the Food Banks please feel free to contact them directly.

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