A Conversation with Corinne Higden-Wharram and Lisa Simms of Roots Country Farm

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These two new farmers have been operating Roots Country Farm near Bay Roberts for two seasons now. [...]

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NL Good Food Challenge: Shop for Vegetables According to What’s in Season

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Fresh vegetables taste great and are full of nutrients. The shorter the time between farm and plate, the better. [...]

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NL Good Food Challenge: Where does your food come from?

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Our final Friday Mini-Challenge: Eat some food you can pinpoint on a map where it was caught or grown.

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NL Good Food Challenge: A Quote from Jamie Oliver

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Food is one of life’s greatest joys yet we’ve reached this really sad point where we’re turning food into the enemy, and something to be afraid of. [...]

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NL Good Food Challenge: If You Had To Move To Another Planet, What’s One Food You Would Bring With You?

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Okay, you’re moving to another planet. It’s light years from Earth. The mission will feed you space food, but there’s room for you to bring one Earth food along. What will you bring? [...]

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NL Good Food Challenge: One of the Ten Guidelines from Brazil’s New Food Guide Recommends Eating With Other People Whenever Possible

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Brazil just released the final version of its new food guide, which approaches the idea in a non-traditional way; by removing a lot of the specifics and focusing around a set of three “golden” rules and ten guidelines. [...]

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Live-tweets from the 2014 Food Security Network of NL AGM

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Live-tweeting the FSN Annual General Meeting [...]

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NL Good Food Challenge: Keep a Record of the Food You Eat in One Day

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This post was inspired by the Wrap Genius project by NYU graduate student Sam Slover. He carefully tracked all of his grocery purchases for ten weeks in order to think about improving food labeling. [...]

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NL Good Food Challenge: Only 25% of NLers Eat Fruit & Vegetables Five or More Times a Day

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This is a result from a Canadian Community Health survey by Statistics Canada which gathered information related to a variety of health-related issues, including nutrition, smoking habits, alcohol use, medical history, as well as demographic and socioeconomic variables from 65,000 people across Canada. [...]

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NL Good Food Challenge: Take 20 Minutes to Plan Your Meals For The Week

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Taking some time to pick your recipes and make a list of everything you’ll need in advance can help you be more efficient and take some of the stress out of cooking at home—even if you don’t always stick to the plan. [...]

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