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The following is a selection of media publications that have featured Sustain Ontario’s work. For media related to Bring Food Home, please see the conference website.


2.11 Better Farming, Local food moves down to fourth place on hot trend list


12.3, New Agriculture, Local Food and Co-ops on Ontario’s North

11.8 The Sudbury Star, Sudbury-area food to be celebrated

10.9 Northern Life, Bring Food Home:A Conference for everyone

9.25 SooToday, Bring Food Home Conference celebrates food and farming

9.24 Northern Ontario Business, Sudbury to host food conference

2. 3 BlackburnNews, Food Literacy Goals



11.10, Billions of kilograms of food waste? Now that should have been an election issue!

10.23 Better Farming, Ontario farm leaders hopeful about voter turnout in municipal elections

10.21 Guelph Mercury, Candidates weighing in on food and farming

10.15 Blackburn News, Bruce, Chatham-Kent Local Food Project Funding

8.29 Novae Res Urbis (City of Toronto edition), Pollinator City: Reintroducing milkweed to Ontario

7.7. Metro News Toronto, Preserving Communities

6.16. Ottawa Life, Over the Hedge: Community Gardens are Sprouting in Ottawa

5.27., Vote ON Food Press Release

5.4. TVO’s The Agenda, “Growing Food Resilience” panel, ft. Carolyn Young

5.3. SNAP Burlington, Halton Community Garden Network Event

4.3. The Western Producer, Food Has Cultural, Religious Connections

3.28., Local Victory

3.24. In the Hills, “Local Food”

3.21. Business Insider Australia, The smart money and farming jobs are in local food

3.21. Western Producer, Producer stewardship spurs Ontario grass-fed beef sales

1.8. Ontario Healthy Communities Coalition, Healthy food for all


12.19. Today’s Farmer, The New Faces of Farming

12.1. National Post, Small-scale poultry farmers unite against the ‘Chicken Mafia’ 

10.8. Hamilton Spectator, Egg fight: Are quotas holding back Ontario’s organic farmers?

10.7. Toronto Star, Egg fight: Are quotas holding back Ontario’s organic farmers?

9.10. Food Forward, Sustain Ontario: Meeting Local Food Challenges

4.25. Blackburn News, Premier Launches Healthy Food Videos

4.25. Blackburn News, Videos to Help Consumers Understand Healthy Food

4.25. Premier’s Office, Sustain Ontario’s Growing Good Food Ideas

4.25. Halton Region, Growing Good Food Ideas Video Series Showcases Farming in Halton

4.17. Nishnawbe Aski First Nation, Growing Good Food Ideas

4.4. Inside Halton, Video Series Features Agriculture in Halton

3.30. MPP Pettapiece website, MPP Pettapiece highlights local innovations in agriculture

2.23. Earthward, Let’s Start Planning for Food

1.25. Canadian Mental Health Association, Food for Thought and Feedback

1.18. Food Forward, Wynne Commits to Passing Stronger Local Food Act & Food Jobs

1.5. Now Magazine, Food, Farms, Fish and Finance–Keynote Lecture

1.4. Ontario Nature, Media Release: Growing Good Food Ideas


10.21. Food Forward, Drawing a Line in our Land

8.9. National Post, On the Homestead: No offence to Heinz, but there’s nothing like homemade ketchup

7.5. Food Forward, Imagine a Garden in Every School

6.16. Toronto Life, To Make a Farm–Toronto Premiere

6.4. The Bovine, Margo McIntosh on Today’s  “Sustain Ontario” Debate on Raw Milk

4.25., New Videos Highlight Country’s Food Culture

4.23. London Free Press, Business Buzz- Growing Good Food Ideas Videos Launch

4.10. City of Kawartha Lakes, Growing Good Food Ideas Videos Launch

1.6. Canadian Consumer Raw Milk Advocacy Group, Raw Milk Debate blogs

1.5. Ontario Federation of Agriculture, New provincial food strategy initiatives requires farmer input


12.15. Now Magazine, The Good Food Gap

8.20. Now Magazine, Plagued by the Plow

6.15. Metcalf Foundation, Menu 2020: Ten Good Food Ideas for Ontario

4.30. The Toronto Star, ‘Rising city-builders’ strive to make their mark


4.30. Toronto Star, Urban park sprouts an urban farm