Spotlight on Sustainability: A National Food Policy Council

Could this group better inform the Canadian government about food security and help create a more sustainable future? The federal government of Canada has promised to address the growing concerns of Canadians on the issue of food security by developing what they call their Food Policy for Canada. This policy will incorporate various factors of the […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Yukon Brewing

I’m home for the Holidays, so in this week’s Spotlight I’m bringing you with me all the way to Whitehorse, Yukon and introducing you to one of our favourite local businesses. Yukon Brewing’s Craft Beers and spirits are an icon of the territory. Since its creation in 1997, Yukon Brewing has not only created a […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Haliburton’s EcoFarm School

UPDATE: Haliburton’s EcoFarm School’s spring session runs from May 4-8 2018. This season, they will be offering a five-day course. Students will learn to grow a variety of different crops, how to use different compost systems, how to manage soil health, and how to work with native plants and pollinators. Check out the Spring Syllabus, […]

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