A "New" Solution Centuries in the Making
Monday, 15 September 2014
While the world looks for ways to feed an increasing population, it seems we could take a cue from century-old traditional breading techniques and farmers' expertise.
USAID, the U.S. Agency for International...
Agroecology: "a new agrarian revolution"
Wednesday, 10 September 2014
What do you get when you fuse science, traditional agriculture and a movement towards better food systems? Agroecology.
A recent Guardian article discusses agroecology, not just as the answer to the...
$450-Million... That's Gotta Sting
Monday, 08 September 2014
By Mila Milankovic, guest-blogger for USC Canada
Photo: kev-shine on Flickr
Ontario beekeepers have filed a lawsuit against two major pesticide producers, alleging the neonicotinoid-based products...
Farmer for a Day!
Wednesday, 03 September 2014
Are you curious about what goes on before food reaches store shelves? Learn something new while giving back to your community with USC Canada's Volunteer Farm Days!
It's simple - join a small group...
Upcoming Workshops at the Peoples Social Forum
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Photo: Peoples Social Forum / Forum Social des Peuples
USC Canada will be hosting two workshops on Thursday, Aug. 21 at the Peoples Social Forum (PSF) in Ottawa. As it says on its website, the PSF is...