Helping the Next Generation Grow

Kugluktuk is Nunavut’s westernmost community; it is home to approximately 1,500 residents and one of the only farms in Northern Canada. The community’s Growcer system is run by students and teachers from the local high school who learn about healthy eating, farming, and running a local business…

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Ilayda Coruk
An Investment in Community Development

Makivik Corporation is a political organization that represents the Inuit of Northern Quebec. Although Makivik had not previously worked in food production; they saw The Growcer as an opportunity to spark economic growth in Nunavik’s largest community, Kuujjuaq…

 

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Ilayda Coruk
Serving Up Local, Year Round

The University of Ottawa has partnered with The Growcer to serve hyper-local produce on campus. Students and staff at the University of Ottawa can now see exactly where their produce is coming from…

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Alida Burke
Sowing Seeds of Hope

In December 2015, the Churchill Northern Studies Centre (CNSC) wanted to explore the idea of growing food locally in their community. They began working with The Growcer to understand how this could work for them. 

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