Archive for 2014

Carl Cosack

Carl Cosack, North Dufferin Agricultural and Community Taskforce Chair Local Food Hero 2014 Carl Cosack is a farmer and longtime environmental advocate. Carl owns Peace Valley Ranch and Rawhide Adventures where he

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PARC Co-op Cred Program

Several organizations have come together to create an innovative approach to addressing food insecurity in the Parkdale community. PARC, Greenest City, The West End Food Co-op, and Toronto Public Health

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TFPC Member Highlight: Tandoor oven in Thorncliffe Park

Sabina Ali, a TFPC member, worked with the Thorncliffe Park Women’s Committee to get the first outdoor tandoor oven installed in a park in North America. The oven is

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TFPC Meeting: Wed Feb 12

Social Finance and Food A presentation by Joanna Reynolds, Associate Director at the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing Wednesday February 12, 2:00-5:00 pm City Hall, Committee Room 4 Innovative social finance models are

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From the Ground Up

Toronto Public Health’s guide for testing soil in urban gardens won a Brownie Award! The TPH initiative From the Ground Up – Assessing the Risks and Maximizing the Benefits of Gardening on

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