Indigenous Food in the City: A Dramatic Approach to Taking Action

December 3, 2018 Twenty-five people are gathered in a circle at Thunderbird House on a chilly December afternoon in Winnipeg, …

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The first Food Systems and Sustainability Symposium

The first Food Systems and Sustainability Symposium took place on Wednesday, June 27th 2018 at the University of Manitoba. The one-day …

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Owen and Amanda

Community organizing, cooking, and gardening: Or how the youth will save us

On April 14th to April 16th, my co-worker Amanda and I had the opportunity to travel to Toronto for the …

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Join our #5forfood campaign to help ensure good food for all!

Join us on November 20th as we launch our five weeks of #5forfood! We need you to help us reach …

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North End Garden of Nations Build Day

“Gardening is something that makes you happy,” said Th’lay Htoo, an experienced gardener who arrived in Canada in 2007 from …

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Rainbow community garden-6 (1)

Dinner for a Global Garden

Help build a North End Garden for new Canadians! We’re serving up some delicious food for a great cause – …

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Get Fresh with Local Manitoba Food

What will it take to get more fresh, local food on Manitoba menus? Despite the challenges, there are more and more distributors, …

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Just Eat it - photo

Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story

Could you quit grocery shopping cold turkey? On World Food Day, Fruitshare Manitoba hosted a screening of the Canadian documentary, …

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Farmers’ Feast 2015: Celebrating good food together

Over 300 good food champions gathered under the canopies of the St. Norbert Farmers’ Market on September 10th for Farmers’ Feast …

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Love Local Fundraiser

With a Little Help from Our Friends: LoveLocal

Manitoba food entrepreneurs Bessie Hatzitrifonos (Bessie’s Best) and Peter Fehr (Gourmet Inspirations) really like it local. The two are once …

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Meet your Meat

This past weekend a group of curious Winnipeggers got a chance to meet their meat at our first ever Pork Chop fundraiser! …

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Barry demonstrates proper technique for transplanting

Fox Lake & Gillam Host Grow North Conference

Last week, on July 3rd and 4th, the last Grow North conference of the 2014 season was held in Fox …

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Culture Camp poster

La Ronge Youth Event Plans to Show the Importance of Traditions

As the 4th Annual Jimmy Roberts Memorial Culture Camp approaches (June 3 to 5), our students and staff at Churchill …

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composting kids

Grow North Conferences to Take Place in Summer 2014

There’s nothing better than starting off the summer by learning new food skills and getting some dirt under your fingernails …

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GL Leaf

Growing Local 2014

View the Growing Local 2014 poster: GLC’14_poster_8.5x14_print (FB) It was another successful year for the Growing Local Conference! This year’s conference took …

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Michael Moss and Tom Allen Featured Speakers at Growing Local 2014

The 2014 Growing Local Conference is just a week and a half away! Keynote speakers include Pultizer Prize-winning journalist Michael …

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Homemade Ravioli Takes the Win at Localvore Iron Chef Cook-Off IV

Food Matters Manitoba’s fourth annual Localvore Iron Chef Cook-Off, Manitoba’s only local food cooking competition for high school and post-secondary …

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Amazing Prizes to be had at fourth annual Cook-Off

Today’s Localvore Iron Chef Cook-Off winners will receive some fantastic prizes for participating in the competition! Thank you to all …

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Students Gear Up to Compete in Localvore Cook-Off

The fourth annual Localvore Iron Chef Cook-Off is just days away! Students have been busily connecting with local farmers and …

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