TORONTO CULINARY SALON EXCEEDS
TORONTO - March 4, 2014 -
The Toronto Culinary
Salon was held at the CRFA Show once
again this year with great success.
Co-hosted by CCFCC Toronto and CCFCC
Oakville, the Salon raised its standards
JUNIOR CHEFS POUTINE CHALLENGE
Vancouver Island will host the 2014
Junior Culinary Exchange.
Quintessentially, the finest experience
and career bolstering opportunity that
any young chef could possibly hope to
From the quaint beauty of
Victoria to the rugged wildness of
Northern Vancouver Island this culinary
exchange covers teatime plus a genuine
tea farm, quaffing local brews, learning
the secrets of real sea salt, observing
a functioning educational culinary farm,
sizing up a herd of bison, shucking
oysters at a beach BBQ, working an
organic farm, fishing off the coast for
dinner and winding up at the BC
Shellfish Festival in the Comox Valley.
more details read and apply for your
chance to win four spots in this
Program details and Application Form
LATEST VERSION OF
BRANCH MANAGER AVAILABLE
version of CCF Branch Manager software
has been released with several new
program and function updates. Ver 14.1
has tackled many of the challenges
associated with the original version
created in 2007.
Roy Butterworth, CCF Executive Director,
generated this project back in 2007 to
link Branch membership data with the
national database. The project was
quite successful however, limitations in
the FileMaker Pro software combined with
the learning curve associated with the
FileMaker engine did generate some
Roy has since worked with several
Branches, specifically more with the new
Oakville Branch, in developing a much
more practical and robust information
Invoicing membership has become more
stable even without the use of PDF
documentation in the Runtime version.
Read more and
The latest issue of Saputo’s Ingredients
etc. magazine proudly features the
winners of the 2013 National Junior Team
MANITOBA CANOLA GROWERS INVITATION
Canola Oils are
receiving a lot of attention lately with
the advent of focused dietary programs
within the hospitality sector - hence
the next instalment
of the Manitoba Canola
Growers Be Well Story videos again on
March 26 in Winnipeg featuring farmer
Curtis McRae and Home Economist Marlyn
"This year, we are adding a panel
discussion focusing on how to navigate
food choices. We will be tweeting live
and would love for you to engage with
questions that night via Twitter @CanolaGrowers
and #CanolaConnect or by registering
your attendance at:
TICKETS", says Ellen Pruden,
Education & Marketing Manager for the
Manitoba Canola Growers.
Some years ago we
provided some interesting business
opportunities for our members by listing
foodservice operations that were up for
As realty prices and financial sectors
now provide some positive opportunities,
especially in rural areas of Canada,
then it seemed logical to reintroduce
The listings provide the basic
attributes of the property and
obviously, it's up to the respondents to
take it from there.
Check out the Job/Careers section.
NEW ON-LINE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
In a bid to
connect more potential new members with
CCF Branches we have introduced a
friendlier access to membership. It's
process is simple however, the key
component is that the Branch has to be
quick on the mark in connecting with the
Thousands of people access this site to
gather information regarding membership.
Decisions are made based on
how relative the resources are to one's
career and response time.
guest evaluates the site
guest is provided access to an
completed form is automatically sent
to the Branch of choice
Branch is provided instructions to
connect with the user
to a new member.
should be made as simple as possible,
but not one bit simpler.
or just like
to do extend a compliment?
LET'S HEAR ABOUT IT!