Clara Winnepetonga held a community Thanksgiving cookout on Saturday October 12th in Wapekeka First Nation, 450 kilometers northeast of Sioux Lookout. Members of the community gathered by the lake and everyone took part […]
Archive | October, 2013
CBC’s The Fifth Estate “The Secrets of Sugar” Documents How Sugar Industry Lobbying Tactics Smell like Tobacco OTTAWA (October 7, 2013)— Bill Jeffery, LLB, National Coordinator of the Centre for Science in the Public Interest provided the following statement on Friday night’s The Fifth Estate program. “Added sugars add nothing but empty calories to the diets […]
Check out this video from the Train the Trainer Food Preservation Workshop in Victoria, BC What a great opportunity for knowledge exchange and knowledge translation Click here to watch the video!!
Arlene Jung is the Chief Gardener and community leader in Wawakapewin First Nation. It is her job to come up with ways to integrate traditional knowledge about food with new and exciting techniques. An example of Arlene’s innovation is that she created a meat smoker out a of a junk yard fridge and a unused […]