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Local Produce to Have New Space at Ontario Food Terminal

The Farmer’s Market at the Ontario Food Terminal is growing! Plans for a 50,000 sq. ft. climate-controlled market area for local producers were ...

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Ontario Anti-Racism Directorate Hosting Public Meetings

The Ontario Government’s new Anti-Racism Directorate headed by MPP Michael Coteau, Don Valley East wants to hear from the public about how we ...

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Sustain Ontario’s Free Webinars: Breaking Down Regional Household Food Waste

Food waste in Canada amounts to $31 billion annually, with consumers responsible for an astonishing 47% of this value. Canadian households throw away ...

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EPA Webinar! Too Good to Waste: Community Results and Lessons Learned

Globally, 33% of food production is wasted each year. In Canada 50% of this waste occurs at the household level. In the United States 30% of the food ...

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Provincial Government Responds to our Food Literacy Submission on Experiential Learning

Sustain Ontario’s Edible Education Network has received a response from the Government of Ontario regarding our submission to the province̵...

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Global Efforts to Measure Food Waste

The Global Picture Earlier this month, the Global Green Growth Forum (3GF) 2016 Summit in Copenhagen saw the launch of the first ever global standard...

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Nominations Now Open for the Cathleen Kneen Award

  The Cathleen Kneen Award recognizes vision, leadership, and a commitment to grassroots activism that work towards building a more just and ecol...

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Seeds Make Your Garden and Your Market Grow!

Tickets available now for July 26 Growing Seed to Support Your Market Garden with Chick-a-biddy Acres.  This is Part 1 of a 2-part workshop series...

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Toronto Youth Food Policy Council is looking for 8 new council members!

TYFPC applications open for 2016-2017! At the close of an incredible year, the Toronto Youth Food Policy Council is now looking for eight (8) new cou...

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Just Food Shows You How to Start Up Your Farm!

You could be on your way to being a farmer! Learn more about Just Food and its Start-Up Farm Program at July 26 info session in Ottawa. Blackburn...

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New Video from Ontario Farmland Trust

Ontario Farmland Trust recently released Protecting Farmland Forever, its new video featuring local farmers, land owners, and farmland advocates who...

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1st Annual Feast of the St. Lawrence Festival

Toronto’s newest signature food festival has arrived! The 1st Annual Feast of the St. Lawrence Festival will take place from August 12 – August 14...

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Exploring Just Food Labour: Full day workshop in Toronto

On October 13th, 2016 food and agricultural activists, interns, academics, legal counsellors and farmers will come together for a full day workshop in...

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Seeds Make Your Garden and Your Market Grow!

Tickets available now for July 26 Growing Seed to Support Your Market Garden with Chick-a-biddy Acres.  This is Part 1 of a 2-part workshop series...

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National Farmers Union Advocates for Family Farms to FPT Ministers

The National Farmers Union (NFU) announced July 4 that it had sent letters to each of the Federal, Provincial, and Territorial Ministers and Deputy M...

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Eaters Welcome at Incredible Edibles Festival

Bring your appetite and savour local foods from farm to table July 9 at the Incredible Edibles Festival in Campbellford Ontario.  Saturday event i...

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Mohawk College to Pilot Local Food Procurement Program

Mohawk college is at the forefront of a new pilot project to sell locally sourced foods at Ontario colleges. Through the Local Food Investment Fund, ...

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Early Bird Discount for Farmer-to-Farmer Soil Health Day

Learn about regenerative farming practices in Ontario at a day long event August 27.  Early bird registration discount available until July 31. Soi...