2018 Food Champions

2018 NAN Food Champions standing with their original artworks by Gull Bay artist Kevin Belmore. From left to right: NAN Community Food Initiative Champion: Eabametoong First Nation, for its successful inception and continued operation of Fort Hope Farm. Lead farmer Rudy Waboose accepted the…

Grow Tower Community Drop-In Session

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Food Strategy Intern with the Thunder Bay + Area Food Strategy

Deadline: March 26, 2018 http://www.ecosuperior.org/upload/documents/job-postings/food-strategy-intern-2018.pdf 

Good Things Growing Among People – Community Application DUE FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018 4:00 PM EST

ATTENTION Health Directors, Tribal Councils and Economic Development Officers:   Good Afternoon,   I am pleased to provide the community application template under the Kiitigaan Megwe 3 year project related to food self-determination. Please find the cover letter, application template and criteria list attached….

March 5, 2018 – Social Innovation Forum: Agrobiodiversity to Sustain Community Food Systems

Agrobiodiversity Poster

Food Secure Canada: February Newsletter

https://foodsecurecanada.org/civicrm/mailing/view?reset=1&id=2101   Access the newsletter here

JOB OPPORTUNITY: NORTHERN FOOD SYSTEMS COMMUNITY PROJECT COORDINATOR

The Northern Community Project Coordinator is a part time position at Roots to Harvest and will work closely with a team of Local Food Developers (LFDs) in four Northern First Nations Communities. The Coordinator will assist the teams in assessing and developing food selfdetermination…

Northern Fruit & Vegetable Program Comes to Nishnawbe Aski Territory

The Northern Fruit & Vegetable Program (NFVP) is a brand-new-to-this-area program that has been running quite successfully in the northeast region of Ontario since 2006.  Funded by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, the program provides all elementary school students in Northern…

Food and Nutrition Resource

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News Release – Ontario Working to Reduce Poverty in the North

Province Partnering with First Nations to Increase Food Access and Employment Opportunities See the full release here.