RabbleTV
Hannah Roessler | Garlic is pretty cool. There are lots of types -- Duck Creek Farm's farmer John's favourite is Portugese Red -- to try and you can even try to grow your own.
RabbleTV
Hannah Roessler | Apple-picking is one of those activities that brings the best of fall together: crispy cool weather, open coats and scarves and tasty, tasty apples and apple-based treats.
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Photo: Dimitri dF/flickr
Colin Anderson | Policy towards local food in Manitoba reflects a deeper problem -- the marriage of government to industrial agriculture to the detriment of family farmers.
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Abra Brynne | Food Secure Canada weighs in on how local foods should be defined and what the new parameters mean for local friendly restaurants.
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Food Secure Canada has been calling on the government to take action. (Photo: http://foodsecurecanada.org)
Hannah Renglich | The UN Special Rapporteur delivered a clear message yesterday: "rates of food insecurity are unacceptable, and it is time for Canada to adopt a national right to food strategy."
RabbleTV
UNRISD | This video on agriculture in a sustainable world is part of the UN Research Institute for Sustainable Development project "Social Dimensions of Green Economy and Sustainable Development."
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Photo courtesy of artefatica via Creative Commons.
Kaitlin McNabb | Celebrate Earth Week by getting involved and learning more about the urban agriculture movement with these book selections.
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Beets. Photo: Inner City Farms
Meghan Murphy | In an effort to renew our connection to the food we eat and to confront an increasingly unsustainable global food economy -- the urban farming movement is gaining popularity in Vancouver.
Activist Toolkit
| How to host a seed exchange and the basics of seed saving
Activist Toolkit
| Organizing a fruit tree project, where local fruit is harvested when it would otherwise be wasted
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Steffanie Pinch | This week, on the Activist Toolkit weekly roundup: tech tools to end violence and get organized, finding local banks, DIY sustainable street art and more!
Activist Toolkit
| A community-based guide on how to assess access to food, agriculture and land.