Posts Tagged: food freedom rallies


9
Apr 13

GMO Rally April 9, 2013

Today  I attended a rally against GMO alfalfa which took place in Waterloo.  Guelph, Stratford and a variety of other towns in the province had rally’s as well.  This action was hosted by the National Farmers Union Local 340, Council of Canadians Guelph Chapter, Canadian Biotechnology Action Network, OPIRG-Guelph and the Guelph Wellington Coalition for […]

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25
Nov 11

Letter to Legislature

This letter was written by Jan Steinman, a BC dairy goat farmer. Jan was one of the people who coordinated the Victoria rally on November 23, 2011. Dear Legislative Assembly Member Coell, I am a constituent in your riding, and would like your support in a matter that impacts food sovereignty, support of local farming, […]

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24
Nov 11

Victoria Food Freedom Rally – November 23, 2011

The following report is from Nadine Ijaz, one of the rally organizers.  I may have more on this rally in the next few days.  They had a great turnout! We had FOUR MLAs standing in support with us at our Victoria BC Rally: Opposition Agriculture Critic Lana Popham, MLA Jenny Kwan (Vancouver – Mount Pleasant), […]

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24
Nov 11

Newfoundland Food Freedom Event – November 23, 2011

This showing of Milk Wars was organized by Carol-Ann Galegos.  Here is her report: “The most Eastern part of Canada, in St. John’s NL a small but dedicated group of Raw Milk Freedom Fighters gathered to watch the “Milk War” documentary in recognition of the cross-Canada Rally. Afterwards, we discussed the importance of joining Cow […]

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24
Nov 11

Montreal Food Freedom Event November 23, 2011

I received this today from Bobby Gregoire, President of the Slow Food Movement in Montreal and our Quebec representative for the food freedom rallies.  Thank you Bobby Gregoire for you help!   As of Montreal, we where able to get french media attention to a radio show (Bien dans son assiette) on CBC/Radio Canada. You […]

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14
Nov 11

Press Release for Food Freedom Rallies

Raw Milk Advocates Rally Nationwide for Food Freedom on November 23, 2011 November 23rd in Victoria BC at the legistlature building – Contact Nadine Ijaz at nadineijaz@gmail.com or Jan Steinman at jan@bytesmiths.com.   November 23rd in Vancouver at the Olympic Cauldron, 1055 Canada Place – Contact Alice Jongerden @ alice@homeontherangefarms.com or Jackie Ingram at Jackie@bcfoodies.com. […]

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7
Nov 11

Food Freedom/Raw Milk Rallies Across Canada in November

There are rallies and events happening right across the country in the month of November with most of them being on the 23rd of November.  If you are concerned about food rights of any kind and/or are a raw milk drinker or farmer and want to see access to this whole food continue, please come […]

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