Reviewing Edmonton’s small markets and vendors

The Edmonton Food Council recently delivered a presentation to Edmonton city council in response to a report by city administration that reviewed the regulatory framework for small markets and vendors. This includes farmers' markets, public markets and their vendors. The Food Council supports this review as food is intrinsic to these markets and right now … Continue reading Reviewing Edmonton’s small markets and vendors

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Celebrate World Food Day 2016 with the Edmonton Food Council and friends!

The Edmonton Food Council invites you to celebrate World Food Day 2016 with the Edmonton premiere of the new film: SEED: the Untold Story (94 minutes, 2016) Watch the trailer: Where: Edmonton’s Food Bank, 11434-120 Street. Date: Sunday October 16, 2016 Time: 2:00-5:00pm. Doors and booths at 1:30pm. Opening remarks at 2:00pm. Admission: This event is … Continue reading Celebrate World Food Day 2016 with the Edmonton Food Council and friends!

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Learning About Multicultural Food Security

At our September 20, 2016 meeting, we were joined by guest speaker, Yodit Tesfamicael, Food Security Coordinator with the Edmonton Multicultural Coalition. Yodit shared with us the findings of the Food Security Research Project, conducted with research facilitator, Keren Tang, in 2015. https://soundcloud.com/user-376074677/yodit-tesfamicael-food-security-research-project-edmonton-multicultural-coalition   View the presentation slides here: Food Security Research Presentation-Edmonton Multicultural Coalition