Nothing goes to waste! Check out the Farm Tax Credit.
Hunger Awareness week is September 21st - 25th. Food Centres Canada wants to make Food Insecurity an Election Issue. Read more and be part of the growing movement to kick hunger to the curb. Despite the fact that all five political parties in the 2011 federal election said they were in favour of a food and farm strategy … we haven’t seen it Diana Bronson, Food Secure CanadaClick here for more
Wow! What a year 2014 was! Please join us in celebrating a great and growing year by reviewing our Annual Report. Thank you for all of your support this past year and we look forward to many more to come. Check out our annual report by clicking the Archive link below.Click here for more
This months Table Talks features Julie Belli, The Cheese Queen. http://tndf.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/The-Cheese-Queen-1.pdf Table Talks is a monthly event where we gather around the table talk and create everything about food! Topics include vermi composting, fermentation, The importance of organic farming, and the spice Trail. See the preview here.Click here for more
The Bountiful Basket promotes easy access and consumption of fresh vegetables and fruits to local residents. Baskets are prepared for those in need but are also available for purchase. We partner with local farmers and grocers to provide a bounty of fresh and nutritious food at a lesser cost.
We encourage local individuals or families looking for emergency food supplies and/or interested in joining our programs to contact us. If you know anyone who may need a little help, let them know about us, we are here to help you to help yourself and be part of the solution.
”We are proud to be a Good Food Organization working towards a healthy and fair food system in alliance with Community Food Centres Canada. We are joining a growing network of like-minded organizations across Canada who share a commitment to offering healthy and dignified food programs in their communities.” Follow these great initiatives @aplaceforfood on FB Community Food Centres Canada and www.goodfoodorganizations.ca
The Ontario government has moved to limit the use of neonicotinoid pesticides amid growing evidence that the substances are responsible for drastic reductions in bee populations in the province.
Read article - Neonicotinoid pesticide use to be reduced by 80% in Ontario
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