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Food Support Options near campus

Food security is an important issue, and a surprising one that some students have found themselves in need of. We wanted to share the various food options near campus (beyond food banks, which are a great option)! 182 more words

Sustainable Practices

The world is watching farmers’ protests against Narendra Modi’s agricultural reforms

Today, British newspapers at opposite ends of the economic spectrum – the Financial Times and the Morning Star – have prominently reported the protests.

Stephanie Findlay… 492 more words

Agriculture

OUR CAMPAIGN IS LIVE//THE STORY BEHIND ARAGORN FARMS.

I’m so excited to announce that my crowdfunding campaign for ARAGORN FARMS and its affiliates, just went live a few moments ago. You can watch our video pitch here- … 854 more words

What hides in your dinner?

You might not know that when you eat a 200-gram burger, you are also consuming 3,000 liters of water (around ten full bathtubs of water) and 5 kg of grains… 1,120 more words

Sustainability

Seed sovereignty under threat – time to reform seed laws, nationally and internationally, says Dr Clare O'Grady Walshe

Dr Clare O’Grady Walshe studies politics and international relations and wanted to understand the power and political dynamics inherent in changing seed laws, policies, and practices inside countries in the face of globalisation. 253 more words

Food Security

Hunger, health, dependence and autonomy: Food issues during lockdown

Molly Gilmour, Dominic Reed and Phillippa Wiseman explore the subject of food and how it affected interview populations during lockdown. The availability of not just food, but the right kinds of food, had a huge impact on the mental and physical wellbeing of participants from all the research streams in the project. 1,429 more words

Findings

Alberta Food Matters

“Since 2001, the Growing Food Security in Alberta (GFSA) network has supported many projects and initiatives across Alberta focusing on food security and food sovereignty… 99 more words