Items tagged: Canada

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The Stone Store Organic Week

September 25, 2014 - 5:49 pm

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Month of Action for Seed, Food and Earth Democracy

September 25, 2014 - 2:06 pm

From September 20 through October 20, 2014, the Global Alliance for Seed Freedom is calling on people from around the globe to reaffirm a world-wide commitment to Seed Freedom, Food Freedom and Earth Democracy. What can you do to get involved? Unleash your creativity… plan a local action or...

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Support M-480 for Mandatory GMO Labeling in Canada

September 12, 2014 - 1:38 pm

Do you want GMO LABELING in Canada? Motion M-480 for Mandatory GMO Labeling has been presented to the House of Commons. Now it's up to us Canadians to convince all of the Members of Parliament that we demand our RIGHT TO KNOW. In June of 2014, Member of Parliament Murray Rankin presented motion M-480 calling...

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Greenbelt Harvest Picnic on August 23, 2014

August 23, 2014 - 6:28 am

Greenbelt Harvest Picnic Saturday August 23, 2014 Gates open at 11AM • Show starts at 12PM Christie Lake Conservation Area 1002 Highway #5 West Dundas, Ontario Now in its fourth year, the Greenbelt Harvest Picnic has been called one of the 10 best outdoor music shows by the Globe and Mail...

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Take Action!

August 6, 2014 - 2:23 pm

Over 60 countries around the world ban, restrict, and label GMOs—including the entire European Union—but not Canada. Click the TAKE ACTION link up above to find out what you can do… Calling Canada's Health Minister Rona Ambrose... http://youtu.be/xHAsp5P_qYo After submitting two couriered...

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Demand GMO Labelling in Canada before September 11

July 30, 2014 - 12:38 pm

In the 2013 Speech from the Throne, the Government of Canada made the commitment to consult with parents and consumers on ways to improve food labels. Food labels are the main way for consumers to identify nutritional content, specific ingredients, potential food allergen risks, and to compare products...

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What Foods are GMO?

July 28, 2014 - 5:29 pm

It has been 15 years since genetically engineered (GE) crops and foods were first introduced into Canada. Currently there are 4 GE crops grown in Canada: Corn Canola Soy Sugar beet The above four crops are either insect resistant (genetically engineered to produce its own internal pesticide...

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Genetically Modified (GMO) Sweet Corn in Canada

July 1, 2014 - 2:32 pm

Information for Action from CBAN: Canadian Biotechnology Action Network Genetically modified (GM, also called genetically engineered) sweet corn is being sold in some grocery stores, roadside stands and farmers markets across Canada. GM foods are not labeled, and there are no public statistics...

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Stop GM Alfalfa in Canada

June 11, 2014 - 11:17 am

True Crisis - GM Alfalfa In Canada http://youtu.be/tlbtIEVF77Q Take Action Now: Write to the Minister of Agriculture instantly and let them know your thoughts about GMO Alfalfa here:  http://www.cban.ca/content/view/full/997 Visit:  https://www.facebook.com/MillionsAgainstMonsantoToronto Ask...

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Vancouver Vegan and Vegetarian Expo June 2014

June 8, 2014 - 5:58 pm

. Rachel and Gen Smiley met the press. After Rachel’s panel speaker invitation at the Veg Fest, she was invited to present and speak at a High School. Four children were chosen from the audience to have an exclusive lunch with Rachel at the School cafeteria.

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Rachel Parent and Ian Walker on CBC Radio

June 6, 2014 - 7:45 pm

CBC Radio Vancouver, The Early Edition with Rick Cluff Left Coast Naturals’ president and co-founder Ian Walker and Rachel Parent are interviewed about GMOs June 6, 2014

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June 2, 2014 - 5:22 pm

 

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Bee Requiem in Queens Park Toronto 2014

May 24, 2014 - 6:00 pm

http://youtu.be/5IjJF4twXRg

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March Against Monsanto - May 24, 2014

May 24, 2014 - 2:24 pm

On Saturday, May 24, 2014, Canadians in Toronto joined citizens all around the world to March Against Monsanto: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/anti-gmo-protesters-rally-against-monsanto-1.2653350 http://thebovine.wordpress.com/2013/05/27/march-against-monsanto-in-toronto-and-vancouver-and-around-the-planet/ http://vimeo.com/67075429 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rb5gCNd5bzg

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Whole Earth Summit 2014

March 11, 2014 - 6:12 pm

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