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Give the kids at your school the chance to develop a taste for cooking and healthy food! Recipe for Successful Cooking Workshops is a new, free practical guide to organizing cooking initiatives in schools. Available in electronic or print form, this practical guide aims to encourage and facilitate the implementation of effective cooking workshops. It provides tips and...
Actualité - 19 November 2018 - Tag : Local food procurement, Local food procurement, Sustainable cafeterias
Équiterre is proud to promote Farm to School Month, a pan-Canadian event organized by the Farm to Cafeteria Canada movement.
Actualité - 28 September 2018 - Tag : Local food procurement, Local food procurement, Local food procurement
Here are some helpful resources for schools and organizations looking for local/regional organic food providers. Some of the websites listed below link to existing directories and some go directly to the farms or cooperatives.  Learn more about local and organic food suppliers :
Solution - 27 August 2018 - Tag : Buying local, Local food procurement, Local food procurement
Back for a third season, this project offers establishments (schools, childcare services, organizations and daycare centres) an original and educational fundraising campaign based on the sale of baskets of local, organic vegetables grown by farms belonging to Équiterre’s network of family farmers. Suggest this alternative to traditional fundraising campaigns and promote...
This October: Celebrate healthy, local food and earn the chance to win $1,500  Équiterre and Farm to School Quebec are proud to promote Farm to School Month, a Canada-wide event organized by Farm to Cafeteria Canada.
Actualité - 25 September 2017 - Tag : Local food procurement, Local food procurement, Local food procurement
Equiterre offers schools a promising project for communities, health and the environment: the sale of organic vegetable baskets produced by our family farmers!