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On Tuesday, December 2, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “A Chicken in Every Back Yard”. Description An examination of the potential and possibilities of producing more of your own food: what’s realistic and what isn’t.
Événement - 16 octobre 2014 - Tag : Agriculture, Food, McGill University, Miscellaneous, PACE
On Tuesday, November 25, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “Global Food Security”. Description With another 3 billion mouths to feed in the next few decades, can we feed the world without destroying the environment?
Événement - 16 octobre 2014 - Tag : Agriculture, Food, McGill University, Miscellaneous, PACE
On Tuesday, November 18, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “The Agri-Food chain”. Description Understanding how consumerism and food processors are fashioning what and how we eat, and how this affects what and how we produce. Where does ‘local food’ fit into the equation?
Événement - 16 octobre 2014 - Tag : Agriculture, Food, McGill University, Miscellaneous, PACE
On Tuesday, November 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “Sustainable Agriculture: can we go organic and still feed the world?”. Description What are the alternatives to conventional agricultural production?
Événement - 16 octobre 2014 - Tag : Agriculture, Food, McGill University, Miscellaneous, PACE
On Tuesday, November 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “Synthetic Inputs: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly”. Description Modern agriculture is built upon fossil fuel consumption, synthetic inputs and genetic manipulation; how much longer can this go on?
Événement - 16 octobre 2014 - Tag : Agriculture, Food, McGill University, Miscellaneous, PACE
On Tuesday, October 28, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “Earth, Wind & Fire”. Description We will consider our relationship with, and the basics of, the natural resources which produce food: sunshine, soil, water, and nutrients.
Événement - 16 octobre 2014 - Tag : Agriculture, Food, McGill University, Miscellaneous, PACE
On Tuesday, October 21, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “The Future of the Family Farm”. Description The number of farmers in Canada has shrunk by two-thirds in 65 years, with no decrease in sight; is there a future for family farms?
Événement - 16 octobre 2014 - Tag : Agriculture, Food, McGill University, Miscellaneous, PACE
This two-part webinar provides a much needed structure for figuring out how to make money on a market garden. It hones in on the core issues of farm success: which crops to grow, when to plant them, and in what quantities. Then it provides a logical, linear process for getting it all done, on time. It sets out 11 steps, including:
This two-part webinar provides a much needed structure for figuring out how to make money on a market garden. It hones in on the core issues of farm success: which crops to grow, when to plant them, and in what quantities. Then it provides a logical, linear process for getting it all done, on time. It sets out 11 steps, including:
CycloExpedition Americas is a 27,000 km journey on bicycle! It began on the summer solstice 2012 in Inuvik, north of the Arctic circle, in the Northwest Territories of Canada and will end one and a half years later in Ushuaia, in Tierra del Fuego, south of Patagonia, in Argentina.  When you encourage CycloExpedition, you are encouraging Equiterre.
Événement - 12 décembre 2012 - Tag : CycloExpedition Americas, Miscellaneous, Organization