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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 …

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 …

Non-profits challenge Manitobans to make new year’s resolutions for the planet

CBC | Manitoba By: B. Hoye The spike in gym-membership subscriptions. The overly optimistic goal-setting. New year’s resolution season is …

Manitoba Charities to Give to This Holiday

MyToba | Winnipeg By: E. Epp Manitobans are known for their generosity. In fact, the Fraser Institute repeatedly finds that …

Opinion: December 6, 2016

Health Canada is missing the mark on new food guide revision process It doesn’t need a revision – it needs a re-do …

Winnipeggers want access to local, affordable, healthy food

Community News Commons | Winnipeg By: Katrina Sklepowich Food Matters Manitoba is collaborating with community organizations, local businesses, public health …

News Release: November 21, 2016

FOOD MATTERS MANITOBA PARTNERS WITH LOCAL COMMUNITIES AND ORGANIZATIONS TO MAKE WINNIPEG FOOD COUNCIL A REALITY WINNIPEG, November 21, 2016 …

Plans for Winnipeg food policy council are finally cooking

Metro | Winnipeg By: Jessica Botelho-Urbanski A proposal for a Winnipeg food council will finally land at city hall this …

Winnipeg Food handlers course encourages newcomer cooks in Winnipeg’s kitchens

Metro | Winnipeg By: Jessica Botelho-Urbanski Local immigrants in Winnipeg are learning to sautée their way to employment thanks to …

Providing better nutrition for newcomers

Winnipeg Free Press | September 6, 2016 By Ligia Braidotti Many things change when a person moves to another place, especially to …

Winnipeg newcomers reap benefits of North End garden

Metro Winnipeg | September 2, 2016 By Matt Kieltyka A quaint community garden in Winnipeg’s north end has blossomed into an …

Newcomers dig into common ground at North End garden

CBC Manitoba | August 30, 2016 A garden in the North End is bringing together Winnipeggers from all over the world. …

RC360 Season 2, Episode 25

River City 360 | June 27, 2016 In this instalment of River City 360: Christie McLeod, Founder and Executive Director of …

New study finds 120,000 Winnipeggers are food insecure

Metro Winnipeg | June 22, 2016 By Stephanie Taylor A new study released at the University of Winnipeg reveals more …