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To create a coherent national food policy, Canada needs dietary guidelines that integrate nutrition and sustainability. By Jennifer... Read more
By Jennifer Clapp, Chelsie Hunt, and Carly Hayes - University of Waterloo Update September 14 : Bayer signs deal to acquire... Read more
By Susan Alexander and Salma Khalil Who funds the Canadian food movement? What does their research on the current national food... Read more
Upcoming webinar: Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 12-1 p.m. Eastern Read more
The US population is aging rapidly. With increased age, there is a marked increase in healthcare utilization that correlates with... Read more
Social marketing - the application of marketing techniques and principles to influence the public's views and behaviours - has the... Read more
Presented by the Food Institute of the University of Guelph in conjunction with annual Canadian Science Writers’ Conference Guelph... Read more
Alaska regulators are working with an Alaska Native organization that wants... Read more
For my entire life, my doctors, my parents and my government have sent me one clear message about food: Nutrition is a key component of... Read more
It spends $1.3 billion a year to feed students and help small farmers. Your move, Canada. The idea that Canada should catch up with the... Read more
On April 18th Vigilance OGM launched the Demand Labeling! campaign for mandatory GMO labeling in Quebec. By Marie-Neige Besner,... Read more
"Let’s not conflate a food waste strategy with a poverty reduction strategy." says Nick Saul CEO and President of Community... Read more
This 2016 report provides an economic overview of the Canadian agriculture and agri-food system using the most recent data available... Read more
Have you ever thought about placing your organization in front of the most passionate Canadian food leaders? Advertise in the Assembly... Read more
Food Secure Canada invites you to join us at the table for the 2016 World Social Forum. As a pan-Canadian alliance of organizations and... Read more
It has been 35 years since the first food bank opened in Canada, 22 years since questions about household food insecurity first appeared... Read more
"The Earls situation is highly visible, but is just one of the opportunities our farmers have lost due to the lack of alternatives in... Read more
Hosted by: Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior Presenters: Sarah Downs, MBA, RDN and JJ Jones from The Center for Food... Read more
Hosted by: Nutrition Resource Centre While recreation settings serve as community hubs that promote active living, Canadian research... Read more
We live in a challenging food environment. Unhealthy food is everywhere: in our local supermarkets, our children's schools, our... Read more
PUBLISHED 2016-05-02 –     New report on global food security and climate change: Canada should reassert itself as... Read more
This opinion article by Diana Bronson (Executive Director of Food Secure Canada) has been published on Upstream : full version avaiable... Read more
Thursday, April 28, from 12H00 to 1H00 IPBES Conceptual Framework webinar combines an overview of main elements: anthropogenic assets;... Read more
$1-trillion investor coalition demands corporate action on ‘systemic overuse’ of antibiotics in global meat and poultry supply... Read more