Tag archive for urban agriculture

Can Green Roofs Provide Habitat for Urban Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae)?

Abstract: Increasing urbanization of many regions of the world has resulted in the decline of suitable habitat for wild flora and fauna. Green roofs have been suggested as a potential

Continue Reading→

Could Toronto Provide 10% of its Fresh Vegetable Requirements from within its own Boundaries? Matching Consumption Requirements with Growing Spaces

Abstract: Is it feasible for Toronto to produce and market 10% of its fresh vegetable requirements from within its own boundary, without competing with existing Ontario vegetable producers? Using zoning

Continue Reading→

So Why is the City of Toronto Concerned About Food and Agriculture Policy? A Short History of the Toronto Food Policy Council

Abstract: This article responds to questions regarding the city’s interests in food policy, and the creation of the Toronto Food Policy Council. By drawing out the layers involved in food

Continue Reading→

Urban Agriculture Summit: Call for proposals

The TFPC is pleased to announce an exciting Urban Agriculture Summit taking place in Toronto from August 15-18, 2012. The Summit will bring together a diversity of people that

Continue Reading→

Archive By Year

  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016