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Food Secure Canada
Food Secure Canada is a Canada-wide alliance of civil society organizations and individuals collaborating to advance dialogue and cooperation for policies and programs that improve food security in Canada and globally.
Examining Bill C-18, the Agricultural Growth Act
January 22, 2014
The Act proposes changes to nine pieces of federal legislation, seven under the oversight of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, and two under Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.
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Moving forward with strength and diversity: Raising the bar on student food programs
December 13, 2013
Did you know that Canada is one of the only OECD countries that does not have federal support for student food programs?
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Festival of Food Ideas in Montreal
November 22, 2013
A Festival of Food Ideas welcomes food leaders from across Canada in Montreal.
Events across Canada for World Food Day today
October 16, 2013
Our food movement is strong and diverse. Events are happening right across the country. Get in touch with these organizations to find an event near you.
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Speech from the throne on World Food Day
October 9, 2013
If it were up to you, what would you propose to turn Canada's food system around? Send us your 30-second video.
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National food policy needed for 'local food'
September 30, 2013
FSC penned a letter to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency regarding the definition of "local". Read, comment and share.
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
New farmers, new ideas, new opportunities
July 19, 2013
We need policies and programs that encourage people to make farming their career choice!
Local, what's in a word?
May 22, 2013
The recent media and political focus on the definition of 'local' have helped to launch an important dialogue.
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Community food discussion calls for national food policy to address real issues
April 10, 2013
The Conference Board is missing an amazing opportunity to involve civil society organizations, new Canadians, entrepreneurs and young farmers in their food strategy development.
Tasting food democracy: A people's food policy for Canada
April 3, 2013
We think a worthwhile National Food Policy needs to address hunger, fisheries, Indigenous and labour rights, children, local food, Northern issues and more. Don't you?
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