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True Local Hero: An interview with the Nelson Food Cupboard

The Nelson Food Cupboard has a long-standing commitment to providing their clients with healthy, fresh foods. When they purchase food, they are making a significant commitment to buying from local farmers. NFC is open 2 … Continue reading True Local Hero: An interview with the Nelson Food Cupboard

True Local Food

Finding truly local food just got easier! In May 2013, the Canadian Food Inspection Agencies announced a new interim definition of the word “Local.”  http://inspection.gc.ca/food/labelling/other-requirements/claims-and-statements/local-food-claims/eng/1368135927256/1368136146333 The CFIA’s new ‘interim definition’ of local includes anything sourced … Continue reading True Local Food