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A Lesson in Food

This week, the group worked together on a Food Scan activity that looked into relative cost and accessibility of fresh produce in grocery stores and food retailers spanning over various communities within the city. Working in small groups we created … Continue reading

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Farming Challenges and Innovation in New Orleans

Insight on urban farming from ucalgarycares Food & Justice participant Rachel F.  Farmers in New Orleans face numerous challenges related to their environmental and social circumstances. Over the week with the Food & Justice program, we learned about some of … Continue reading

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Growing Understanding

The Food & Justice ucalgarycares had a full day of exciting learning opportunities today as they worked with Grow Dat Youth Farm and Edible School Yard NOLA.    While at Grow Dat the group tackled projects such as weeding important … Continue reading

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Food & Justice has arrived!

We’re super excited for Day 1 tomorrow!

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