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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 50.82
Liaison Mary-lee Townsend
Submission Date Sept. 11, 2014
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Fanshawe College
PAE-T2-12: Farmers' Market

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Mary-Lee Townsend
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Operations and Sustainability
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Does the institution host a farmers' market for the community?:
Yes

A brief description of the farmers’ market:

Every Thursday, beginning October 24, 2013, Fanshawe College has hosted an on-campus Farmer's Market for students, staff, and faculty.


The website URL where information about the market is available:
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Local, greenhouse grown, produce is provided by a Farmer out of Leamington Ontario that has very low pesticide and herbicide loads; Kettle corn is provided by a local supplier out of Arva, Ontario; Organic Honey is provided by a local producer out of Arva, Ontario; organic, natural, hand-made skin care products and cosmetics are provided by Jaydancin out of Sparta, Ontario.

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