Conservation groups had to sue Canada’s Minister of Health to secure reviews of pesticides already banned in Europe. Continue reading Environmental groups force Ottawa to review approval of pesticide products
University of Calgary’s Aidan Hollis suggests user fees could effectively limit use of non-human antibiotics. Continue reading Excessive antibiotics in agriculture creating health crisis
Salmon-Safe works with farmers to encourage agricultural practices that protect wild Pacific salmon habitat and water quality. Continue reading Video: Salmon-Safe works with Farmers to protect wild Pacific salmon habitat
We need a national strategy to get our kids eating healthy foods and being active in nature. Continue reading David Suzuki: Healthy kids need time in nature
Jessica Burman explains why it’s so important to learn to read the labels when it comes to modern skin care products. Continue reading Is there petroleum in your skin care products?
From November 2012 to February 2013, Ontario schools are being challenged to focus on local food and farms. Continue reading Ontario Farm to School Challenge
As part of its Greenest City initiative, Vancouver is striving to increase city and neighbourhood food assets by a minimum of 50 percent by 2020. Continue reading mApples: Mapping the neighbourhood for fresh food
The Frontier Centre for Public Policy recently released a policy study that questions the validity of Canada’s organic certification system. Continue reading Is Canada’s Organic Certification System effective?
Shared by Sobey’s – 30 May 2011 – Fishermen are challenged with managing increasing costs and extensive regulations. That’s why it … Continue reading VIDEO: Economic Sustainability and Traceability for Fishermen
We’ve long known that environmental factors contribute to disease, especially contamination of air, water, and soil. Scientists are now learning the connection is stronger than we realized. Continue reading People are getting sick of environmental destruction