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Rising Costs of Food

CBC recently published these articles on the rising costs of food, and what folks are having to do to deal with it. Rising food prices forcing some Canadians to cut ……

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Struggles of Local Farmers

CBC recently posted this guest column from Chris Bruce, a farmer in western Newfoundland. I’m a young, passionate farmer, and it seems the system is designed for me to fail…

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CBC Article on Struggles of NL Food Producers

Food producers in N.L. struggling to adapt and survive amid ‘astronomical’ increases…

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Food producers in N.L. struggling to adapt and survive amid ‘astronomical’ increases

Skyrocketing prices in just about every category of life have been a source of pain and frustration for most people in recent months, but for people producing and shipping food ……

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From The Sea, News |

World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress

The 4th World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress (4WSFC) is a transdisciplinary forum for anyone interested in small-scale fisheries to participate in an interactive discussion about the world’s…

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Major Funding for Rural Food Security from Department of Agriculture

The Federal Department of Agriculture is offering major funding to rural communities, to help them create food security at the community level.   They will be offering this funding to…

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Sustainable farming in the Codroy Valley

Megan Samms, a textile artist and co-owner of Tuckaway Farm, Apiary & Apothecary, makes her home in Katalisk Sipu, the Mi’kmaw name for the area around the Codroy Valley, not far from…

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News, Seeds |

Seed banks: the last line of defense against a threatening global food crisis

The Guardian published this informative article on the close to 1,700 seed banks around the world, which are safeguarding biodiversity. Read the article here:…

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Food Waste, News |

Second Harvest Research Presentation on Food Waste

Wasted Opportunity, Rescuing Surplus Food in a Throwaway Culture Second Harvest invites you to attend the reveal of their ground-breaking research, Wasted Opportunity, Rescuing Surplus Food in a…

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Community Gardens, News |

Memorial University Community Garden – now accepting applications for the 2022 season

Want to garden on campus this summer? The Memorial University Community Garden, located behind Queen’s College on the St. John’s Campus, is accepting new members for the 2022 gardening season.…

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