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Register for the Market Study Launch Event Here!

Posted by admin on October 20, 2017

The results of the Market Study will be presented at the Victoria Inn on November 23rd from 1pm-3pm. Please register through the link to Eventbrite.


Recipe: Roasted Pumpkin Soup

Posted by admin on October 12, 2017

An easy, classic pumpkin soup


Recipe: Smokey Rutabaga

Posted by admin on October 11, 2017

Not sure what to do with a rutabaga? We have a great idea for you!


Collaborate at Bring Food Home 2017

Posted by admin on September 27, 2017

Sustain Ontario, in partnership with the Eastern Ontario Local Food Conference and local host Just Food, invites you to attend Bring Food Home 2017. Several Food Strategy Council members will be there to present in panel discussions.Join us at Ontario’s sustainable food conference from October 26th- October 29th in Ottawa!


We can't believe it's almost time for the Fall Council Meeting and AGM! Council members should save the date of Thursday, October 19th from 5pm-7pm.


Community Food Programs Map Now Available!

Posted by admin on September 1, 2017

Use this interactive map developed by the Thunder Bay District Health Unit to locate Community Food Programs by service or geography.


Response to the Call for a Food Policy for Canada

Posted by admin on August 22, 2017

In May 2017, Minister of Agriculture Lawrence MacAulary announced the launch of consultations on the national food policy. Canadians are being encouraged to provide their input into what food issues matter most to them to support the development of the food policy. The Thunder Bay and Area Food Strategy Executive Committee has formed a formal response to the Call for A Food Policy for Canada, stating that equity, health, and sustainability must remain at the core of a national food policy.


Do you buy food for large institutions? Are you interested in providing healthy, local food to your consumers? This free workshop will discuss creative solutions for strategic local purchasing and value creation without overspending!


Health Canada Consultations Open

Posted by admin on July 7, 2017

Health Canada has announced consultations on two Healthy Eating Strategy components: Canada's Food Guide and Restricting Marketing to Children. Policies created within the Strategy will develop opportunities to make links between healthy eating and agricultural sustainability to support A Food Policy for Canada.


Poultry Workshop

Posted by admin on June 27, 2017

Are you raising birds for personal use or commercial sale? OMAFRA is hosting a great opportunity to learn about flock management, predation, health, and more!


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