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Environment, News April 25, 2024
Support Mexico’s Right to Restrict GM Corn

Sign in solidarity. Join us in calling upon Canada to respect the seed sovereignty of Indigenous and peasant farmers in Mexico and their pursuit of food sovereignty.

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On Thursday, March 18 2021 the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced an investment of $185 million over the next 10 years for the new Agricultural Climate Solutions (ACS) program. This program aims to establish a strong, Canada-wide network of regional collaborations led by farmers, and would include scientists, researchers and other […]

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Environment, News December 4, 2020
Every Day Should be World Soil Day

By Dr. Kris Nichols. World Soil Day is held annually to focus attention on the importance of healthy soil and to advocate for the sustainable management of soil resources. This year, the campaign’s focus is to Stop Soil Erosion, Save Our Future. Will preventing soil erosion really save our future? Well, it is currently estimated that every […]

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On Thursday, November 19th, Environment and Climate Change Minister Jonathan Wilkinson tabled new legislation that would force current and future federal governments to set binding climate targets to get Canada to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. The legislation fulfills an election promise that the Liberals made to aggressively cut GHG emissions by 2030 and to get Canada […]

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