Items tagged: organic

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My Meeting with Galen Weston of Loblaws

March 31, 2016 - 5:00 pm

I recently had the honour of meeting with Galen Weston Jr., executive chairman and President of Loblaw Companies Limited a huge grocery chain across Canada. The wheels were set in motion after my meeting with our former Minister of Health, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, back in the fall of 2014. Ms...

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Viva Las Veggies at Leslieville Farmers’ Market: September 20, 2015

September 20, 2015 - 12:21 pm

Join us for Viva Las Veggies—a celebration of all things veg—this Sunday! September 20, 2015 9:00 am to 2:00 pm Jonathan Ashbridge Park Along with the usual abundance of fresh local farm produce and ready-to-eat vegan and vegetarian foods, guest speakers (including Rachel Parent), and live...

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Festival of Dangerous Ideas - November 15

November 15, 2014 - 4:46 pm

Festival of Dangerous Ideas Food for Thought… Exploring Our Relationship to Our Food System through a Convergence of Music, Art and Conversation Saturday November 15, 2014 at Daniels Spectrum 585 Dundas Street East Downtown Toronto Featuring keynote speaker Dr. Vandana Shiva, along...

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Genetic Engineering Tour with Dr. Thierry Vrain - November 13

November 13, 2014 - 4:51 pm

Do you have questions or concerns regarding genetically engineered (GE) foods and your health? The 2014 Genetically Engineered Foods and Your Health Cross-Canada Speakers’ Tour seeks to provide the Canadian public with an opportunity to discuss their concerns around GE foods from a scientific...

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Total Health Show Toronto - 2014

April 4, 2014 - 9:49 pm

Total Health Show Toronto - 2014 Metro Toronto Convention Center April 4–6, 2014 Rachel was part of an incredible speaker panel including Jeffrey Smith, Dr. Shiv Chopra, Lorna Venderhaeghe, David Brownstein, Gary Young, Brian Clement and more. Over 200 exhibits, workshops, and panel presentations...

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Healthy Choices Wellness Show - September 22, 2013

September 22, 2013 - 2:51 pm

Healthy Choices Wellness Show September 22, 2013 • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm Holiday Inn in Cambridge, Ontario Featuring speaker Rachel Parent, Natalie Lauzon, and Mariah Barrett Rachel exhibits her large "Get Well Canada" card, and hangs around with her friends...

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I-522 Fundraiser at Natural Products Expo East - September 2013

September 17, 2013 - 5:29 pm

Above, from left to right: Birke Baehr, Vani Hari, Rachel Parent, Max Goldberg At Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore, Rachel was a guest speaker at a fundraising event held by Vani Hari (FoodBabe) and Max Goldberg (Living Maxwell) to raise money for I-522, the campaign for GMO labeling in...

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Green Living Show - April 2013

April 12, 2013 - 4:22 pm

Green Living Show Toronto A Premier Eco and Health Event April 12-14, 2013 Featuring Rachel Parent and the Kids Right to Know

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