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On June 5, join Social Development Canada for a Facebook Live Town Hall discussion with Minister Jean-Yves Duclos on how to help... Read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, May 29, 2017 – Food Secure Canada welcomes the launch of consultations on the new National Food Policy,... Read more
The Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry’s recent report, Market Access: Giving Canadian Farmers and Processors the World asserts... Read more
Today's industrial food and farming systems have succeeded in supplying large volumes of foods to global markets. Yet, they are... Read more
A Proposal from Food Secure Canada on National Food Policy Canadians are concerned with the health and sustainability of the food they... Read more
Do you know what children are seeing online? According to recent research, Canadian kids spend almost 8 hours a day in front of screens and... Read more
New report card uses a comprehensive approach to examine sustainability in Canada’s food systems A new report card, created by... Read more
Joins us for the next webinar in the Northern Food Network Webinar Series, on June 19th at 1pm EST.   THEME: "Growing Food... Read more
Increase in young women farmers offers glimmer of hope in otherwise troubling snapshot of Canadian Agriculture The 2016 Census of... Read more
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