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Hungry in Nanaimo

While for many Canadians the thought of going hungry seems like something that simply couldn't  happen in Canada, according to About Hunger in Canada the truth is that over 850,000 Canadians turn to their local food bank for assistance every month. Thirteen percent of Canadians struggle with food insecurity. Food insecurity presents many issues to… Continue reading Hungry in Nanaimo

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Eat Local – Farmer’s Market Edition

A small step in the direction of sustainable eating is the decision to eat Local. Not only are you avoiding the carbon footprint from trucking your food in, and the processing that goes into foods sold in the grocery store, but you also gain control of knowing where your food is coming from, and how… Continue reading Eat Local – Farmer’s Market Edition