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Ontario Organic Roadshow in Toronto - October 4, 2014

October is Non-GMO Month and the Ontario Organic Roadshow will be at The Big Carrot Natural Food Market (348 Danforth Avenue in Toronto) THIS Saturday, Oct. 4 to help celebrate our right to choose non-GMO and organic foods. We'll be sampling Non-GMO Project-verified Ontario brands including Crofter's Organic jams and Kiju Organic Juices from 11am-3pm. Hope to see you there!
October 3, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Canada, GMO, Kids Right to Know, ontario organic roadshow, Rachel Parent, the big carrot, Toronto

Rachel Parent Presents at TEDx Toronto - October 2014

A Must-Watch... Why You Have a Right to Know What's In Your Food Rachel speaks at TEDx Toronto • October 2014 http://youtu.be/b4sMMWJYUOs The TEDx Toronto event was amazing. Big thanks to ThinkLink for creating the graphic cartoon (shown at right) while I was speaking. WOW the main points of the speech in less than 10 minutes! Very creative !! More photos below... Left:...
October 2, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Canada, food labeling, GMO, Kids Right to Know, Rachel Parent, TEDx, Toronto

The Stone Store Organic Week


September 25, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Canada, GMO, Kids Right to Know, Ontario, Organic Roadshow, Organic Week, Rachel Parent, The Stone Store

Viva Las Veggies Toronto on September 21, 2014

VIVA LAS VEGGIES at the Leslieville Farmer's Market Our first annual VegFest, Viva Las Veggies!, will be held this coming Sunday, September 21. Get ready to move beyond the regular salad plate as we celebrate all things vegetarian with creative cuisine from La Papillion on the Park, Thomas Lavers Cannery & Delicatessen, chef Matthew Allen from Rock Lobster and Loka Snacks. The popular...
September 21, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: gmo labeling, Kids Right to Know, leslieville farmers market, non-GMO, Rachel Parent, Toronto

Greenbelt Harvest Picnic on August 23, 2014

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. But it's more than a music show. It's a celebration of food and farming. It's an opportunity to be...
August 23, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Canada, dundas ontario, farmers, GMO, greenbelt harvest, Kids Right to Know, live music, picnic, Rachel Parent

Unmodified: a Benefit Concert for Kids Right to Know

Enjoy some great music and help Kids Right to Know fight for GMO Labeling and your Right to Know! Monday August 11, 2014 at 8:00 pm at Hugh's Room 2261 Dundas Street West Toronto, Ontario Featuring singer, songwriter and activist Jen Chapin With Special Guests Chris Birkett and Julian Taylor Chances are, if you have heard us on tour, it has been as a trio with Stephan Crump on acoustic...
August 8, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Chris Birkett, GMO, Hugh's Room, Jen Chapin, Julian Taylor, Rachel Parent, Toronto

YMCA Leadership Camp Speech in Cambridge, Ontario

Rachel was invited to speak at a girls only YMCA Leadership camp. In anticipation to Rachel’s arrival, the girls prepared a beautiful welcome mural.  
July 17, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: GMO, Kids Right to Know, leadership camp, Rachel Parent, ymca

Vancouver Vegan and Vegetarian Expo June 2014

. 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.
June 8, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Canada, genetically modified food, GMO, jeffrey smith, Kids Right to Know, Rachel Parent, thierry vrain, vancouver, vegan, vegetarian

Rachel Parent and Ian Walker on CBC Radio

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
June 6, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Canada, CBC Radio, GMO, ian walker, left coast naturals, rick cliff, The Early Edition, vancouver

Rachel Presents at Cambridge Secondary School

Rachel was invited to speak at a high school in Cambridge, Ontario
June 3, 2014 | Read Full Article

Bee Requiem in Queens Park Toronto 2014

http://youtu.be/5IjJF4twXRg
May 24, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Bee Requiem, Canada, genetically engineered food, genetically modified, GMO, Kids Right to Know, MAM, March Against Monsanto, Rachel Parent, Toronto

March Against Monsanto - May 24, 2014

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
May 24, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: Canada, GMO, Kids Right to Know, MAM, March Against Monsanto, Rachel Parent, Toronto

Technology and Youth Presentation at Edmonton School

Rachel Parent spoke to the students during a leadership event at Edmonton School about technology and how it is influencing major change in our world.
May 7, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: edmonton school leadership event, Rachel Parent, technology and youth

Stop the GM Apple Twitter Party


April 27, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: apple, genetic engineering, genetically modified food, GMO, Kids Right to Know, Rachel Parent, Twitter

Total Health Show Toronto - 2014

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 were included. Rachel makes sure to visit all of the organic food booths at the show.
April 4, 2014 | Read Full Article

Tags: GMO, jeffrey smith, organic, Rachel Parent, total health show toronto