A Guide-ing light

This past week, the Canadian Government released the latest version of the Canada Food Guide. The previous version was released in 2007, and, needless...

Wasting Away

According to a recent article published on the CBC website, 58% of all of the food produced in Canada (roughly 35.5 million tonnes) is...

Reducing GHG emissions from Livestock with Linseed

by William Langenberg I am amazed with the research results obtained in Holland and Belgium on reducing GHG emission by livestock, by changing feeding ratios...
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Growing potential #1

There are a number of people involved in both the local food and sustainable agriculture community that believe that the Kemptville Campus represents a...

Rural summit 2.0

Since the Rural Summit took place this past April 7, there have been many people asking when the next one will be. If not...

Is local food safer?

Recently, there was a massive recall on romaine lettuce across North America because of possible contamination with E. coli. A particularly nasty strain of...

Putting a Healthy Spin on Holiday Meals

by Dana Hawthorne, MScFN, RD, Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit The abundance of holiday events, treats and meals can make healthy eating throughout...

Dairy still top in Leeds-Grenville

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has released its report on 2017 farm receipts and commodities in Eastern and East-Central...

Here Comes Winter!

submitted by Marie Traynor RD, MSc, Registered Dietitian and Public Health Nutritionist Leeds Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Make it safe! See here for lots...

Ontario calls on Canada to help farmers

Local MPP, Steve Clark, has joined Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs in calling on the federal government to activate the...

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