Feb. 20: National Food Security Forum and food waste research make headlines
Making headlines - discussions from the National Food Security Forum and responses to recently released results of food waste research. This article from the Guelph Mercury summarizes conversations on food issues from Rickey Yada and Jean-Charles Le Vallee made at the first day of the Forum. Read "Canadian food on the global stage at Guelph forum"
Also at the National Food Security Forum, discussions on growing Canada's food trade with China as opportunities with the US seem destined to drop. Read "Food security forum provides much to chew on"
Earlier this week, the Guelph Mercury featured an article in the lead up to the Forum. Read "Food security focus of U of G’s national forum"
Also in the Guelph Mercury today is an editorial on the recently released research on food waste in Guelph. The editorial calls for an increase in public education and other strategies to address this issue in the city. Read "Food waste problem demands attention"