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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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Sustain Responds to the Local Food Report

Progress updates on Ontario’s Local Food Strategy released in this year’s Local Food Report! Four major achievements in the agri-food sector ...

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Queen’s Park Farmers Market Promotes Ontario Local Food

On June 9th, over 500 people gathered on the front lawn of Queen’s Park for the 3rd annual Queen’s Park Farmers Market. It was a mixed cr...

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New Podcast: Engaging children and youth in local food

On today’s podcast Erin Beagle from Roots to Harvest joined us to discuss how their programs engage children and youth in local food programming...

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Podcast explores links between nature connections and food literacy

How does enhancing our connection to nature link to food literacy and food security? Carolynne Crawley from FoodShare provides insight into these impo...

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Softlaunch of our Food Initiatives Greenhouse – Your all in one stop for food related resources!

Good food action is germinating in Sustain Ontario’s new online resource centre, Food Initiatives Greenhouse.  This innovative, interactive on...

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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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Learn to Vermi-Compost June 23 at Black Creek Community Farm

Folks from FoodShare Toronto know all about Red Wigglers and other crawly critters that can turn your food scraps into rich garden soil.  Join them J...

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Halton Food Council hiring Community Food Network Manager

Halton Food Council is hiring a Community Food Network Manager to help realize the goals of the Halton Food Charter and to develop a sustainable local...

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Seed Saving Workshops in the Kawarthas

You’ll learn a lot about seeds and the seed market when you join Farms at Work and The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security for S...

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Celebrate Garden Ontario Week! June 11-19

What will you do to celebrate Ontario Garden Week? Be inspired by the Ontario Horticultural Association's (OHA) list of ideas....

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Job Opportunity with Community Food Centres Canada

Community Food Centres Canada is seeking a Campaigner to work with the community action staff and peer advocates at CFCC's partner Community Food Cent...

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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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Sustain Responds to the Local Food Report

Progress updates on Ontario’s Local Food Strategy released in this year’s Local Food Report! Four major achievements in the agri-food sector ...

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Make food literacy mandatory in Ontario schools!

Ontario Home Economics Association wants the Ontario government to make at least one food and nutrition course compulsory. In a recent media release,...

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Seed Saving Workshops in the Kawarthas

You’ll learn a lot about seeds and the seed market when you join Farms at Work and The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security for S...

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Local Food Challenge in Eastern Ontario!

(Re)discover local food in Eastern Ontario during the second annual Local Food Challenge August 12 to 28th in Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry, Presc...

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Register early to participate: Sustainable and Just Rural Transitions Congress

The XIV World Congress of Rural Sociology 2016 (Toronto, 2016) has organized full and half day tours open to delegates of the Congress and to the wide...