The Next Federal Agricultural Policy Framework
March 10, 2017
Canada’s current policy framework, Growing Forward 2, expires in March 2018. The federal government is working on replacing that policy. Today they released a report on the progress
that is being made towards a new policy framework.…
Fruit Goggles have gone digital.
June 1, 2016
Since starting the planning for Hidden Harvest Ottawa back in 2011 it is incredible to see how much technology has changed.
When we started there was practically nothing. It was a matter of asking neighbours and putting up our “trees wanted” posters
. In 2012 Open Data initiatives were becoming a big…
Feeding People, Not Landfills
May 23, 2015
Food waste is the litter of the 21st century.
That is to say, people’s perception & understanding of food waste are changing today in much the same way that people’s perception & understanding of litter changed back in the 50’s & 60’s.
Let me begin with a short story:
These are apples under a tree in a City park. We raked up these 200lbs of apples into yardwaste…