Sustain Ontario collaborates with groups across Ontario (and sometimes Canada) to work on priority issues related to healthy food and sustainable agriculture. The initiatives that we’re working on are listed below. Contact us if you are interested in becoming involved.
#3things4food This campaign is a part of Community Foundations of Canada’s ‘Vital Signs’ program. The CFC released the ‘Fertile Grounds: sowing the seeds in Canada’s food system’ highlighting the multiple food security facing citizens t...Read more »
Sustain Ontario’s Municipal/Regional Food Policy Working Group brings together planners, community organizers, public health professionals, farmers and food policy advocates to share ideas and knowledge in order to influence policy at the munic...Read more »
Join Sustain Ontario in developing Good Food Policies for Ontario. Good food policies have the potential to grow Ontario’s economy, reduce our health care spending, reduce our environmental impact, combat poverty, improve our education system, and ...Read more »
Check out the new Ontario Edible Education Network website at sustainontario.com/work/edible-education! Across Ontario people are doing great work to connect children and youth with good food*. The Ontario Edible Education Network (previously known a...Read more »
Connecting community garden leaders to share best practices, strategies and solutions. Sustain Ontario, in conjunction with Hamilton-Wentworth Green Venture and other partners, are working toward an Ontario-wide network for community gardens. This ne...Read more »
Across Ontario, there exists a growing desire to make our restaurant industry more sustainable. Defining sustainability, however, is a difficult task. Ask a restaurant owner or a chef, a farmer or a customer what their definition of sustainable is an...Read more »