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Another year of good food thanks to you!

Thanks to all of you who made the last year of good food possible! See our  2016/2017 Annual Report for stories …

From the Food Matters Blog

Majority of Manitobans support national school food program: poll

CBC News, September 12, 2017 Rulers, calculators, homework, gym shoes — there are lots of things for parents to worry …

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Food Matters Manitoba Executive Director Announcement

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Food Matters Manitoba, I am pleased to announce that Loraine Nyokong has …

Summer class teaches newcomer youth about nutrition

CTV News Winnipeg Once a week during the summer, nearly 20 newcomer youth have been gathering to learn about nutrition. …

Manitobans share their ideas for a better food system

  Winnipeg, Manitoba – August 29, 2017 Food is a part of every Canadian’s life. We make choices every day …

National food policy deadline extended

Winnipeg Free Press | By: Dylan Robertson OTTAWA — Ottawa has extended its deadline for feedback on a national food …

Survey a step toward creating Brandon food policy council

The Brandon Sun By: Erin Debooy The Wheat City could soon have its own food policy council — but how …

Wheat city food survey wraps up

Manitoba Co-operator By: Shannon VanRaes “Public education and access to food is top of mind as Brandon moves towards establishing …

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Make your own manoomin (wild rice) granola!

Looking for a delicious way to add wild rice to your diet? This manoomin granola recipe is for you! Last month …

Exploring food and healthy eating with newcomers in Winnipeg’s North End

Do you need any information about newcomer food issues in Winnipeg’s North End? Our Newcomer Program Coordinator, Amy, was recently …

Winnipeg Food Council Will Work Toward Enhancing Access to Local, Affordable and Healthy Food

CCEDNet | National By: Rob Moquin Building on a 2015 Winnipeg Public Service recommendation to explore opportunities for improving food production …

Winnipeg Talks: Food for Thought

Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba | Shaw TV Join the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba for their Food …

Food Policy For Thought

The Uniter | Winnipeg By: Talula Schlegel Winnipeg is getting a glance at what a food policy council will look …

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Sweet Potato Pancakes

Happy Pancake Day! Looking to add more vegetables to your diet? These sweet potato pancakes might be just the thing! …

Parlons Alimentation cherche des graines des produit connus des immigrants

CBC | Winnipeg Par: Thibault Jourdan Notre interne de sensibilisation du public, Jennifer French, parle de pourquoi les événements de échange …

Grocery guide shows newcomers where to get a taste of home

CBC News | Manitoba For newcomers to Winnipeg, finding foods that taste like home can pose a challenge. A new guide will …

Tips for Using Common Food Bank Finds

Home & Family | Online By: Tressa Alexiuk Stretching food budgets and using foods donated from food banks comes second …

Food council could soon take root in Winnipeg

Metro | Winnipeg By: Stephanie Taylor Locals are one step closer to seeing a municipal food policy council take root …

Food Matters Manitoba: changing the province one carrot at a time

MSC Currents | Winnipeg By: Allison Courey Certain organizations attract MSC grads like Milkweed attracts Monarch Butterflies. Food Matters Manitoba …

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Global Pulse Day Recipe – Black Bean & Corn Summer Salad

January 18, 2017 marks Global Pulse Day, a day to celebrate pulses. Pulses are the edible seeds of plants in …