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February 4, 2015

Report: Dollars and Sense: Opportunities to Strengthen Southern Ontario’s Food System

by The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, Metcalf Foundation, and the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation.

A new study identifies the impact of local food in Southern Ontario and explores scenarios to increase the supply of local food, create jobs, protect the environment and support healthier lifestyles.

Tags: Sustainable Food Systems, Sustainability

October 16, 2014

Report: Building Sustainable Food Systems in Canada: A Role for Investors

by SHARE

Building Sustainable Food Systems in Canada: A Role for Investors, outlines the negative impacts that corporate activities across the food value chain can have on food system sustainability.

Tags: Sustainable Food Systems, Sustainability

June 21, 2013

Video: Feeding 9 Billion

Food security expert Dr Evan Fraser guides you through a whiteboard presentation of his solution to the Global Food Crisis.

Tags: Sustainable Food Systems

February 2012

Video: Where Does Our Food Come From?

by Herb Barbolet

Where Does Our Food Come From? presents an animated history of the world's food system. The video was produced by Emily Carr University students for Herb Barbolet, a leading expert in local food systems and sustainability.

Tags: Sustainable Food Systems

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