All posts by Catherine Bussiere

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…

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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…

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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…

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Consultations for national food policy are open

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Hi EACers   I wanted to let you know that the federal government is leading two ongoing consultations that could help address income-related food insecurity and support healthy, just and sustainable food systems within Canada.   We’ll be sharing the info below through our networks, but I thought you might…

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Food Counts: A Pan-Canadian Sustainable Food Systems Report Card

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Dear FLEdGE Partners: The Pan-Canadian Sustainable Food Systems Report Card is now available at: http://fledgeresearch.ca/foodcounts/ We wanted to share this very exciting news with you ahead of our more public, institutional press release tomorrow morning.   The Pan-Canadian Sustainable Food Systems Report Card helps researchers, policy makers, and practitioners examine sustainable food systems at the…

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Food Systems Leadership Opportunity

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ReHarvest is looking for regional cofounders and a community engagement lead! Become an integral part of a movement that’s working to redefine the way we look at food waste and create lasting social and environmental impact.   As the founder and director of a ReHarvest chapter, you’ll have the unique…

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