Food & Health

REAP’s 7th Annual Food For Thought

REAP’s 7th Annual Food For Thought

Food For Thought is a feast for the senses! Enjoy 20+ local food and beverage sampling stations where you’ll taste Calgary’s finest ingredients while mingling with chefs and farmers.

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UN submission highlights Site C Dam’s impacts on Indigenous rights, food security

UN submission highlights Site C Dam’s impacts on Indigenous rights, food security

Conservation groups urge Canada to review a UN submission highlighting human rights and food security impacts of B.C.’s Site C dam.

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REAP’s 6th Annual Food For Thought  – Sunday, September 27 1-4pm

REAP’s 6th Annual Food For Thought – Sunday, September 27 1-4pm

Mingle with chefs and farmers at 20+ food and beverage sampling stations, and enjoy cooking demos, community displays, prizes, live music and kids activities.

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First Nations Bring Mercury-Contaminated Fish to BC Legislature to Protest Site C Dam

First Nations Bring Mercury-Contaminated Fish to BC Legislature to Protest Site C Dam

Chiefs from two First Nations bring 200 pounds of contaminated bull trout from BC’s Crooked River system in a demonstration on provincial legislature against the controversial $9 billion Site C dam.

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Environmental groups back in court over pesticide banned in Norway but permitted in Canada

Environmental groups back in court over pesticide banned in Norway but permitted in Canada

The federal government is unlawfully shielding from review pest control products containing a pesticide banned in Norway, environmental groups say.

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More bad news for bees: The new “F” word

More bad news for bees: The new “F” word

Putting bees and ecosystem functioning at risk endangers us all. It’s time to find a better way.

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David Suzuki: Prescription for health is to fight global warming

David Suzuki: Prescription for health is to fight global warming

If we want to protect our health, our children’s and grandchildren’s health, and the natural systems that keep us alive, we must act now.

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Lax drinking water standards put Canadians at risk

Lax drinking water standards put Canadians at risk

Canada has no standard for more than 100 substances regulated by at least one other comparison country.

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David Suzuki: It’s time to save the bees and ban neonic pesticides

David Suzuki: It’s time to save the bees and ban neonic pesticides

It’s the government’s duty to protect us from potentially harmful chemicals. With neonics, the science is clear.

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An alternative to GMO foods in local farms

Twerking! Freaks of the Garden Sale Mountain Style Hailey, Idaho.  

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