Out with the old, in with the new - but why not both? Does it make sense to add a hydroponic growing system to an existing farm or greenhouse operation? We looked at the advantages of diversifying your operation through hydroponics, such as boosting the local economy and managing seasonal cash flow…Read More
When Ottawa’s first zero-waste grocery store, NU Grocery, was looking for a supplier, The Growcer stepped in as a perfect fit. Now The Growcer partners with the store to provide package-free, locally grown produce all year round.
Food traditions are a way to keep us connected to our identities, and food offers a sense of unity which can bring both similar and diverse backgrounds together.Read More
Food insecurity is more frequently a result of insufficient access to or means to purchase food. By directly targeting these root causes, we are more likely to make progress...Read More
Time and time again, we hear the saying "we are the product of our environment". This frequently rings true for many issues in the lives of Canadians, including poor health.Read More
With this AgTech trend slowly but surely turning into a movement, you might just find yourself living next to a "farm" sometime very soon!Read More
Further north, arctic conditions make survival a complex, daily battle for many Indigenous communities.Read More
Yes, calories do matter, but it should never be the "go to" or the only factor for why you choose to eat one food.Read More