The C350x350Circle-CFAN-MAPumberland Food Action Network (CFAN)  is a member based organization that promotes positive food changes in our local community of Cumberland County, Nova Scotia.

CFAN works towards a more accessible, sustainable & healthy local food system through food-related action, education and events.

Our membership is made up of community members, farmers, health care professionals, politicians, care-givers, community gardeners and passionate food lovers.

CFAN is made up of people like you!

Have a question? Interested in joining the Cumberland food action network? Email our outreach coordinator here for information about our next meeting.

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Recent CFAN News

Tax Time on the Farm presentation

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The Amherst Chamber is hosting Small Business this month. One of the topics is below and may be of interest to our CFAN members. Presentation – Tax Time On The Farm (Presenter(s) Amherst: McIssac Darragh Chartered Professional Accountants) Sponsor – Growing Forward 2, Province of Nova Scotia, Think Farm, Canadian…

Forest Funeral Thurs Oct 19, 2017

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Hello Nova Scotia Wild Flora Society The NSWFS is a Supporting Organization of the Healthy Forest Coalition (HFC).  We are forwarding to you this message from the HFC.  We trust you will consider attending. As you know, (a) the provincial government is allowing DNR to mismanage Crown Land, especially with…

CETA the Wrong Deal for People says National Farmers Union

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Media Release: CETA the Wrong Deal for People says National Farmers Union (September 21, 2017 – Saskatoon) Major portions of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) are coming into force today. “This is the wrong trade deal for Canadian and European citizens,” said Terry Boehm, Chair of…