Hydroponics, News |

How this year-round indoor farm is tackling food insecurity in N.L.

Newfoundland and Labrador's winter weather might not present the best opportunities for growing fruits and vegetables, but a Mount Pearl farming business is bringing things inside to tackle food…

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Indigenous Traditions, News |

Living in Relationship with the Land and Sea: Restoring Indigenous Food Sovereignty

An exciting event co-sponsored by the National Farmers Union and Ocean Networks Canada: Living in Relationship with the Land and Sea: Restoring Indigenous Food Sovereignty This unique workshop links…

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News |

N.L.’s greenhouse, veggie program welcomed, but not without a few critiques

A provincial government project to build greenhouses on the west coast of Newfoundland is being met with general support from farmers, although some question whether that cash would be better…

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Food Distribution, News |

Maine Passes First “Right To Food” Amendment in the US

Citizens of Maine now have a Constitutional right to grow, raise, process, barter, trade and sell their own food without government interference. Read about the first “Right To Food”…

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From The Sea |

Eat The Coast – Stamp ‘n’ Go Fish Cakes

Here is the another video in the Social Justice Co-op’s Eat The Coast cooking show series! Interested in more videos from this cooking with local seafood series? Click here for ……

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Composting, Food Waste |

How an Ottawa company diverts food waste from landfills

An Ottawa-based company is trying to change the way households across the country dispose of food waste with innovative technology that speeds up the composting process to a matter of ……

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News, Seeds |

SEEDS OF DIVERSITY Membership is Now Free!

After 33 years of paid membership, Canada‚Äôs heritage seeds organization is now offering free membership to all of us.   By shifting to donation support many more gardeners and…

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News |

Killick Coast Agriculture Strategic Plan

In January 2022 work will begin on an Agricultural Strategic Plan for the Killick Coast. It will be the first of its kind in our region. Your participation, large or ……

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Root Vegetables |

Potato History from the Smithsonian

The fascinating story of how the potato was originally cultivated in South America (where hundreds of varieties are still grown), then made its way across the Atlantic with European explorers…

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Fruit, Permaculture |

Create a Permaculture Food Forest

A food forest, or edible forest garden, is a food production strategy. The wonderful folks at Tenth Acre Forest posted this helpful blog post on the history of food forests ……

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