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Models and Best Practices for Building Sustainable Food Systems in Ontario and Beyond

This report describes food initiatives in communities across Ontario, including farmers’ markets, on-farm stores and urban farms. The study discusses local food systems, including economic, environmental and social factors involved in food production and consumption, and how they help to strengthen communities. “As you tug on food, you pull everything with it,” said Landman, who […]

In Every Community a Place for Food 2010

An investigation of the impact of the Stop Community Food Centre in Toronto, covering their key target issues including: income, food access and employment, social support and connectedness, health behaviours, education and literacy. Inspiring stuff! See also the Case Study on the Stop Community Food Centre here.

The STOP Community Food Center

Increasing access to healthy food in a manner that maintains dignity, builds health and community and challenges inequality The Stop holds a key focus of social justice, and strengthening community through capacity building and training. As a Social Enterprise they aim to increase community access to healthy food with an eye on the future, they […]