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Don’t take farmland for granted

No Farms No Food members keep an ever watchful eye on farmland and the support farmers require to produce safe, healthy food. Currently, the County of Kings is completing its Kings 2050 initiative. This will result in a new Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and Land Use Bylaw (LUB). The public will get its first chance to debate a final draft in public during September 2017. The plan...

2015 International Year of Soils

The UN Food and Agricultural Organization says 33% of global soils are being degraded right now. It’s reminding us that is can take up to 1,000 years for one centimetre of new soil to form. The goal of the International Year of Soils is to encourage everyone, especially farmers, to improve soil management. This is being done through over 120 soil related projects. See the FOA...


$39,203 raised by No Farm No Food members to protect farmland and support farmers

Politics of Food

Buying local foods provides us with a wide variety of healthy food. It also supports a more sustainable form of agriculture with far-reaching, social and environmental benefits. Many now argue that our food security is in dire jeopardy.  Some estimate that in the event of a transportation crisis (e.g., in the event of a major hurricane or shortage of fossil fuels) the shelves of...

Grow Your Own

Get inspired by rural and urban farm movements that have made, and are making, a difference.

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