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Breaking Down Regional Food Waste Webinar Recap

Did you miss our Food Waste webinar Breaking Down Regional Food Waste: Implementing reduction and diversion programs at the household level?  It̵...

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Love Your Food: 7 Steps to Reducing Household Food Waste

Food waste is costing Canadians $31 Billion each year. We discard at each level of the food system, but it is consumers who are responsible for drain...

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Annual General Meeting This Fall!

Sustain Ontario’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) is coming up on October 13th 4:30-6pm. The AGM will be held at Ryerson University in Toronto prio...

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Food Producers Can Donate Food, Get Tax Credit

The Province wants to help bring more local food to communities across Ontario.  A provision of the Local Food Act (Bill 36) grants farmers a tax cr...

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Sustain Launches Household Food Waste Toolkit

Sustain Ontario’s second toolkit, Reducing Household Food Waste: A Municipal Regional Toolkit, launched this week.  A resource for municipal a...

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Sustain Welcomes Three New Member Organizations!

We would like to extend a warm welcome to our three newest members: The Ontario Produce Marketing Association, The Ontario Student Nutrition Program ...

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Learn Best Practices for Seed Saving

Urban Harvest has Best Practices for Harvesting & Cleaning Seed to share!  Join owner and experienced seed-saver, Colette Murphy, and Jill Bis...

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Ag Lands in Pickering Center of Airport Debate

For over 44 years, the federal government has considered plans to build an airport on Federal Lands expropriated in 1972 outside of Pickering ON.  W...

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Nominations Open for the Cathleen Kneen Award

  The Cathleen Kneen Award given by Food Secure Canada recognizes vision, leadership, and a commitment to grassroots activism that work towards...

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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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5 Not To Be Missed Sessions at Food & Drink Summit

The Canadian Food & Drink Summit is coming to Toronto November 28-29. This two-day event will feature industry leaders and experienced professiona...

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Nourish Recruiting Healthcare Employees across Canada to Influence Food Purchasing!

Launched just this week, Nourish is an initiative that is developing a two-year leadership development program for innovators shaping the future of...

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Learn to grow healthy, organic food and ornamental gardens!

Canadian Organic Growers have a 14 week course being offered in various locations across Canada to learn to grow organic food and ornamental gardens!...

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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...