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Growing Local Getting Vocal: a Food Security Conference (Mar 7 & 8)    Fri Mar 7 to Sat Mar 8, 2008, Winnipeg, MB

The conference will be a chance to showcase existing food security projects and develop new skills as participants work towards greater food security in Manitoba. Over two days, hands-on workshops, discussions and displays will cover such topics as food security on a low income, eating in the north, food in schools, food preserving, grower group cooperatives, urban agriculture, youth, farm mentorship, food and faith, mobilisation and strategic planning, and skill development for communities. There will also be a Feast from the Land dinner on the Friday evening and a Local Food Forum on Saturday afternoon.

 
 

For more information:

Contact Name: Lise
Website: http://www.manitobafoodsecurity.ca
Phone: 204-943-0823
E-mail: growinglocal (at) mbfoodcharter.ca

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