Edmonton Food Council has been working on researching and providing a recommendation for a new urban hens policy for Edmonton. We now provide a summary of this urban hens work.
Search Edmonton Edible Fruit Tree Map by location and species.
Thinking about attending Cultivating Connections? Not sure what it’s all about and why you should care? The Food Council chatted with Susan Roberts and Mary Beckie, co-chairs of Cultivating Connections, to find out why everyone should attend this conference – whether or not you work in the food industry. “We’re on a real wave right … Continue reading What’s important about food to you?
Local food producers and gardening enthusiasts share their bounty with Edmonton’s Food Bank. Fresh fruits and vegetables are the cornerstones of good nutrition. To top off the ongoing donation of fresh product from the major supermarkets, we receive support from the local gardening and market community. For example, the vendors at the Old Strathcona Farmer’s … Continue reading Plant A Row, Grow A Row
While, we all depend on food for nutrition and energy; our relationship with food goes beyond its nutritional and caloric values, and enters into how we function within our families, communities and municipalities. In Edmonton, I hope Alberta Health Services can work to improve overall health and wellness. Fundamental to this intent, is the principle … Continue reading Improving our relationship with the food we consume