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Search below to find many news stories, podcasts, videos, guidebooks, reports and more about food in this section. You are also invited to use this as a space to share your food resources and news with others (check out the right box).

The government just signalled where it is likely headed on food policy and to be frank, it’s not looking good from the perspective of most... Read more
Presented by the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network Canada is the fourth largest producer of genetically modified (GM, also called... Read more
As part of the Northern Sustainable Food System Study, FSC is hosting a web discussion (focus group) to get feedback on the tentative... Read more
Photo credit: Northern Farm Training Institution   Are you involved in food security and/or sustainable food systems work in the... Read more
  What’s Your Recipe for a Better Food System? community engagement events were an opportunity for the community to provide... Read more
The CNS Annual Conference will take place from May 3-5, 2018 at the brand new Halifax Convention Centre. Find our more info here
  At University of Regina The Canadian prairies may appear to be all wheat and canola, but there is more to Saskatchewan than... Read more
Food and Agriculture: Innovation in process. Innovation in product. Innovation in people. The Arrell Food Summit is an opportunity to... Read more
  *NEW LOCATION* Due to the on-going strikethe the Roundtable has been moved to the University of Ottawa: Room 4007, Faculty of... Read more
Food Secure Canada, in partnership with CFICE (Community First: Impacts of Community Engagement) launched a webinar series to share... Read more
  This year’s Great Big Crunch saw more than 300,000 children, schools, politicians, organizations and citizens from across the... Read more
With new Canadian food policy and healthy eating strategy decisions expected later this year, it is disappointing that Canada’s food... Read more
Food Secure Canada Releases Short Video on Farm Renewal in Canada Tuesday, February 28, 2018 Food Secure Canada teamed up with... Read more
March 1st, 2018 (TORONTO) - On March 1st at 2:30pm, Canadians from coast to coast to coast will be taking part in the Great Big Crunch to... Read more
Options for New Farmer Training: A Scan of Farmer Training Programs in North America, explores different models of practical farmer... Read more
The Northern Food Network is continuing with its Webinar Series highlighting innovative projects, organizations and initiatives working to... Read more
Welcome to the Inside Scoop, where we share the latest news about the process and politics of getting to Canada’s first national food... Read more
On February 9th, Health Canada announced online consumer consultations for Front-of-Package (FOP) labelling, one of the pillars of its... Read more
As part of Canada's Ag Day celebration, Minister MacAulay announced the six federal programs that will form part of the Canadian... Read more
Monday February 5th, 1-2pm EST 2017 was a busy year for food policy, and 2018 is shaping up to be even bigger! From the much anticipated... Read more
Photo credit: Northern Farm Training Institute   Community-Academic Collaboration in Action! Food Secure Canada, in... 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
What's in store for the Youth Caucus this year?  2018 is gearing up to be an exciting time for the Youth Caucus! Check out our... Read more
Are you passionate about food? Do you want to help Canadian youth connect to their political food environment? Apply to volunteer on the... Read more
By Sasha McNicoll, Coordinator of the Coalition for Healthy School Food Much has been made of the Loblaws price-fixing scheme, which saw... Read more