farming

Podcast
May 13, 2013

Nestlé Waters Canada fights drought limits

Redeye
Nestlé has reached an agreement with the Ontario Ministry of Environment that it will not face restrictions on its water use even during a drought.
Event

Food, Farms, Fish and Finance

May 25, 2013 to May 26, 2013
Centre for Social Innovation - Annex
720 Bathurst St.
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 47.8476" N, 79° 24' 38.2248" W
Ontario CA
Food, Farms, Fish and Finance: Exploring the delicious, diverse and delicate potential for social finance and impact investing for our food system.
Podcast
Oct 15, 2012

Farming and fishers under attack in Gaza

Redeye
Palestine is rich in natural resources. There are fields to grow food in and the Mediterranean Sea to fish. Yet Palestinians can’t farm their land or fish their coast.
Event

Bike-a-thon to Raise Funds for Food Access in Parkdale

Sep 16, 2012
Various starting points. All rides end at FarmStart-McVean Farms.
McVean Drive, 1Km North of Queen, at Farm Entrance on Dunegrass Way, Pt. Lt. 6 Conc. 8 N.D.
Brampton , ON
Canada
43° 41' 6.9756" N, 79° 45' 35.7264" W
Ontario CA
The 2012 goal is an ambitious $20,000, with all proceeds supporting Co-op Cred, a joint program between WEFC and Parkdale Activity Recreation Centre (PARC).
Podcast
May 2, 2012
Redeye

Research on Enviropig halted

Redeye
The University of Guelph has been doing research into a genetically modified pig since the mid-1990s. The Enviropig would have produced waste lower in phosphorus than a regular pig.

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