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Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

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"News in Brief" for October 09, 2015

New food literacy program launched in Ontario Agriculture Week
Ontario Federation of Agriculture

Six by Sixteen is a new food literacy program developed by the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) to teach young people how to plan and prepare six nutritious (and locally sourced) meals by the time they are 16 years old.

Local P.E.I. food companies booming
CBC News

Local food has been the talk of the food media for years, and now some P.E.I. companies are finding consumers are ready to put their money where their mouths are.

Moisson Montreal reaping rewards of food recovery program
CTV News

More than 90 grocery stores in Montreal and on the South Shore now donate unsold food to the non-profit organization instead of throwing it away.

Compass Group Canada promotes food security through its Nourish program
CNW: Canada NewsWire

Nourish supported Food Banks Canada's Community Garden Fund which was granted to nine food banks across Canada to help develop community gardens and food education programs.

Moringa health benefits: 7 nutritional reasons to add it to your diet
Huffington Post

Moringa may be the latest health fad for some, but people who consume it on a weekly or daily basis know this plant is one of the healthiest things to add to your diet.

Is this the end of low-fat as we know it?
Food Dive

Grocery stores are stocking fewer low-fat processed foods on shelves, and the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee didn't recommend a low-fat diet. So, what's the prognosis for low-fat foods?

Top scientists to meet about combatting nutrition confusion
Digital Journal

Finding Common Ground, a two-day summit in Boston, will ask an international group of top nutrition scientists and medical experts to come to a consensus on the healthiest, most sustainable ways of eating.