Wayne Roberts

Wayne Roberts is best known for his leadership of the Toronto Food Policy Council during the years from 2000 to 2010. Since retiring from the paid workforce, he has kept busy serving on boards of several food charities and non-profits, writing two books on food (The No-Nonsense Guide to World Food and Food for City Building; A Field Guide for Planners, Actionists and Entrepreneurs), promoting food causes on social media, serving as visiting scholar at the University of Toronto's New College, speaking and consulting on city food policy and writing for rabble.ca. Follow him on Twitter @wrobertsfood.

Wayne Roberts
Aug 17, 2016

Peasants are making a comeback

Wayne Roberts
A conference of rural sociologists at Ryerson brings back to life a hot debate on the past and future of peasants. The future may be hiding in a bush.
Jan 12, 2015

Five global food trends for 2015

Wayne Roberts
Food trends in 2015 are bigger than the battle between kale and cauliflower. We're talking labour, information and industry.


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