Election Blog

October 25th, 2014
Collaborating on Food: An Interview with Wayne Roberts
"To make progress easier, faster and benefit more people sooner, we need to go... Continue reading more arrow
October 24th, 2014
Creating Dialogue around Temporary Farmers’ Markets and Community Gardens in Waterloo
Food Spaces, Vibrant Places Thanks to a group of committed Waterloo Region community citizens... Continue reading more arrow
October 23rd, 2014
Growing Local Economies with Good Food
There is a wealth of opportunities for local governments to evaluate and enable the... Continue reading more arrow
October 22nd, 2014
Public Health Heroes
We don’t live in a particularly healthy society: despite a rising awareness of healthy... Continue reading more arrow
October 21st, 2014
Over 150 Municipal Candidates Declare Support for Food and Farming
Candidates connect with local stakeholders on opportunities to strengthen Ontario’s food systems, develop regional... Continue reading more arrow
June 18th, 2014
Post-Election, Will Leaders Act ON Food?
After a fiercely competitive election, Kathleen Wynne’s Liberals gained a majority in the Ontario... Continue reading more arrow
May 27th, 2014
Liberal Platform 2014: What’s Planned for Food & Farming?
The Liberals have included several food and farming-related items in their recently released platform.  In... Continue reading more arrow
May 27th, 2014
NDP’s 2014 Platform: What’s the Plan for Food and Farming?
With just less than 3 weeks until the Provincial election is set to take place,... Continue reading more arrow
May 27th, 2014
Will Party Leaders Support Food and Farming in Ontario?
Provincial cross-sectoral alliance asks political leaders about how they will commit to strengthening Ontario’s... Continue reading more arrow
May 20th, 2014
The “Million Jobs Plan”- What’s in the OPC’s 2014 Platform?
On the heels of the GPO’s platform release was the Ontario Progressive Conservative’s (OPC) announcement of... Continue reading more arrow
May 14th, 2014
“Think Big and Expect Better”- GPO Releases Their 2014 Campaign Platform
Early yesterday morning, Mike Schreiner, leader of the Green Party of Ontario (GPO), released... Continue reading more arrow
June 10th, 2014
NFU Asks Voters to Examine Candidates Stances on Agricultural Issues
Guest blog by the National Farmers Union- Ontario Spring Election 2014 The National Farmers... Continue reading more arrow
June 10th, 2014
Green Prosperity releases Scorecard
Guest blog from GREEN PROSPERITY: Parties missing link between environment and economy, survey shows Toronto,... Continue reading more arrow
June 5th, 2014
2014 Ontario Elections Debate: Where does food and farming fit in?
Ethics, energy, job creation, managing deficit, transportation and education were the publics’ chosen top... Continue reading more arrow
June 4th, 2014
Celebrate Local Food Week: Cross-Party Support for the Local Food Economy
This past Monday marked the beginning of Ontario’s first Local Food Week, a tribute... Continue reading more arrow