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Don't Panic, we've got bannock: Notes from Manitoba

Two members of the team (Marla and Miranda) had the opportunity to go to Winnipeg to visit Food Matters Manitoba and attend their annual Growing Local Conference.   1,390 more words


Food Prices on the Rise

So food prices are on the rise …again! And it looks like they might continue on that path given the pessimistic outlook for wheat in the US given the dry… 51 more words

Food Policy

How Math Predicts Revolutions Based on Food Prices

The point about rising food prices being a factor in social unrest has been explored before but now there is a model that can predict when and where revolutions will occur based on food prices. 304 more words

Food Policy

The 3rd National Sustainable Food Summit

An agenda for transformation – or business as usual?

A version of this article first appeared in the Coffs Coast Advocate on Saturday 23rd March, 2013. 737 more words

Food Sovereignty

New Video: Festival of Good Food Ideas

Back in November, I had the opportunity to attend Food Secure Canada’s annual general meeting and their Festival of Good Food Ideas.  (You can read about it in… 72 more words

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Can a Rice Gene Save the Banana?

Can a gene from rice help combat the pathogen that threatens the extinction of bananas? That was just one of the many interesting issues featured in Dr. 512 more words

Food Security