Create your own edible, urban forest

Need a tasty way to build community resilience? If we’re going to approach the impacts of climate change, not only do we need strong bonds between insects and plants to foster ecological diversity, we also need to pollinate strong social networks at the neighbourhood level. Only then can we can rise to any challenges we…

Ontario Budget endorses food security

With three of the top five ideas being in food (and the other two in mental health), the public has shown food as high priority, and the need for significant further investment by the government after the next election.

Food Secure Research

I was really impressed and lucky to¬†meet and strategize with Deepan and Melanie this week. They have recognized critical needs of an¬†important group of mostly young people who often live below the povety line: researchers. Melanie reflected on how some of the cutting edge work done in Canada is done by those who make a…