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The New Farmer Initiative was a pan-Canadian network of Food Secure Canada (2010-2017) bringing together groups and stakeholders working to... Read more
To achieve nutrition for all, food and nutrition professionals need an understanding of ecological sustainability issues such as... Read more
The Canadian Association for Food Studies (CAFS) will host its twelfth annual assembly at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario, May 27–30... Read more
FoodThinkers - You are invited to attend the Policies, Practices, & Partnerships: Reducing Food Waste Symposium on May... Read more
Recreation facilities can provide a healthy, supportive environment that offers opportunities for both active living and making healthier... Read more
A changing climate, combined with shifting economic realities, threatens the sustainability of the global food system and exacerbates food... Read more
The 2016 Census of Agriculture, released today by Statistics Canada, further illustrates several concerning trends in our food system... Read more
By Susan Alexander  In 2017, the governments of Scotland and Canada will launch consultations towards new legislation for their... Read more
Following a consultation period consisting of online engagement and regional fora, details of a three-year pilot project on basic income... Read more
(La version française suivra) For Immediate Release Food Secure Canada releases Discussion Paper on National Food Policy: From... Read more
The federal  government is expected to launch its consultation on a national food policy in the coming weeks and Food Secure Canada is... Read more
Canadians eat at institutions such as schools, campuses, hospitals and long-term care facilities every day – but often little of this food... Read more
Food Secure Canada and the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation are jointly releasing the report Purchasing Power: 10 Lessons on Getting... Read more
The Northern Food Network (NFN), which was a network developed through Food Secure Canada in 2010 and ran for 5 years, is being revived... Read more
The Canadian Association for Food Studies (CAFS) will host its twelfth annual assembly at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario, May 27–30... Read more
This themed issue of CFS/RCÉA (Canadian Food Studies / La Revue canadienne des études sur l’alimentation) aims to highlight the... Read more
This themed issue of CFS/RCÉA (Canadian Food Studies / La Revue canadienne des études sur l’alimentation) aims to highlight the... Read more
We have launched our Indiegogo campaign. Check it out here:  www.igg.me/at/FundoNovum    
On March 21 2017, Food Secure Canada, the Food Institute at the University of Guelph and the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food... Read more
 : a new farm   We are now live on Indiegogo, see us here: www.igg.me/at/FundoNovum  
April 3rd, 2017 The agriculture and agri-food sector is enjoying a moment of exceptional attention. First, Canada’s Economic Growth... Read more
Context: This paper from the National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health highlights the experience of the Ontario... Read more
WHEN April 05, 2017 at 6pm - 9pm WHERE Langford Schoolhouse, 1694 Colborne St E Brantford, Ontario. Attention new farmers,... Read more
The Food Movement Profiles series supports and highlights the work of Food Secure Canada members across the country. Our amazing... Read more
  On March 9 (and March 16 in Quebec) 282,482 kids, teachers, parents and politicians from across the country bit into apples... Read more

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