It’s great to see organizations like Dietitians of Canada and Food Secure Canada working to make food (and food security) an election issue. Check out FSC’s… 18 more words
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In one of the richest countries in the world, residents worry about putting food on the table.
It’s no minor issue: 40 per cent of Canadians want the party leaders to talk about rising food prices this election, according to… 946 more words
From November 13-16, over 450 people who care passionately about our food system arrived in Halifax to talk, share and, of course, eat. The conference was inspiring and informative, and it’s taken me several weeks to process all of the great ideas I heard. 224 more words
One of the oldest of essential human needs, food energizes Canada’s newest social movement, which entered the scene long after the labour, human rights and women’s movements — all of which predated the global rise of so-called free market capitalism under the banner of globalization. 929 more words