Speaker Bio’s for “Building Shared Understanding of Food Access” at the 3rd Annual Forum

Land to Table's 3rd annual forum, Bridging Gaps: Exploring Local Food Access in the North Okanagan, will feature the following speakers in the "Building Shared Understanding of Food Access" session. Find out more about the event, agenda, and register here. Fresh Food in Schools: Melissa Jacobs, Teacher & Dawn Guenette, Seed to Plate Coordinator & … Continue reading Speaker Bio’s for “Building Shared Understanding of Food Access” at the 3rd Annual Forum

Researchers Seek Input to Strengthen Farm to Restaurant Connections

Researchers from the Institute for Sustainable Food Systems, Kwantlen Polytechnic University are seeking public participation to help them understand the demand for local food in Okanagan restaurants. Through to the end of October, Okanagan residents are being asked to complete a 10-minute online survey about their preferences for local food in restaurants. The survey hopes … Continue reading Researchers Seek Input to Strengthen Farm to Restaurant Connections

Salmon Arm Economic Development Society Wants To Hear From You!

Salmon Arm Economic Development Society is assessing the feasibility of increasing agriculture processing and innovation in the Shuswap region by developing a Regional Food Hub. The Food Hub Feasibility Study which is currently underway, includes assessing the needs of local food producers and processors across all sub-sectors of agriculture in the areas of research, processing, … Continue reading Salmon Arm Economic Development Society Wants To Hear From You!

Community Futures North Okanagan supports food systems network

How can we develop a local food system that is prosperous, environmentally sustainable and accessible? Even more, how can we go from talking about doing this, to making it happen? These are just some of the questions that have driven Land to Table, a network of partners committed to building a thriving local food network … Continue reading Community Futures North Okanagan supports food systems network