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.
Did you know that Canada is one of the only OECD countries that does not have federal support for student food programs?
A Festival of Food Ideas welcomes food leaders from across Canada in Montreal.
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.
If it were up to you, what would you propose to turn Canada's food system around? Send us your 30-second video.
FSC penned a letter to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency regarding the definition of "local". Read, comment and share.
We need policies and programs that encourage people to make farming their career choice!
The recent media and political focus on the definition of 'local' have helped to launch an important dialogue.
The Conference Board is missing an amazing opportunity to involve civil society organizations, new Canadians, entrepreneurs and young farmers in their food strategy development.
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?