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Share your story on Seedmap.org! Share your story on Seedmap.org! Monday, 26 January 2015 This post originally appeared on Seedmap.org. Seedmap.org is now taking contributions! Seedmap.org showcases case studies about the work of people on the front lines of agroecology, climate change...
ICYMI Monday: Hottest Year on Record, Hey Rosetta! & more ICYMI Monday: Hottest Year on Record, Hey Rosetta! & more Monday, 19 January 2015 By Mila Milankovic, guest blogger for USC Canada Global food trends for 2015 - rabble.ca Wayne Roberts compiled a list of 10 global food trends (five here and the next five here) that he predicts...
USC Champion: Tim Baker of Hey Rosetta! USC Champion: Tim Baker of Hey Rosetta! Friday, 16 January 2015 Believe it or not, Hey Rosetta's affinity for seeds goes beyond the title of the band's 2011 record (aptly named "SEEDS"). It goes all the way to Honduras, in fact, where lead singer Tim Baker traveled...
ICYMI Monday: Vancouver's New Trash Law, Cuba's Agroecology & more ICYMI Monday: Vancouver's New Trash Law, Cuba's Agroecology & more Sunday, 11 January 2015 Can GMOs save the world? – Aljazeera America If you know anything about the author Anna Lappé, co-founder of the Small Planet Institute and Real Food Media Project, you can probably guess the answer...
ICYMI Monday: FAO's Year in Review, a Sweet New Corn & more ICYMI Monday: FAO's Year in Review, a Sweet New Corn & more Monday, 05 January 2015 2014 in review - fao.org 2014 was the International Year of the Family Farm. Check out the Food and Agriculture Organization's look back at the global big picture for small farmers. Soil: the sustainable...
Farming a Fix for Rural Youth Unemployment in Ethiopia Farming a Fix for Rural Youth Unemployment in Ethiopia Wednesday, 17 December 2014 A youth group performs a play Woraba, Ethiopia. (photo: Sarah Dalle) In a field dotted with onions, a dozen youth perform a play they wrote about love, unemployment and leaving your family and home...
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We’re called USC Canada because we started out way back in 1945 as the Unitarian Service Committee, founded by the energetic and indefatigable Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova. We’re still planting the seeds that Lotta sowed. Find out more about our founder, Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova.

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