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Food Down the Road

Food Down the Road was initiated by the farmers and eaters of the National Farmers Union, Local 316 in December 2006.  Local 316 has a long history of successful advocacy work in Frontenac and Lennox-Addington counties and the City of Kingston.

Through visioning, researching, educating, advocating and partnership building, Food Down the Road is a vibrant community movement building a more vital and sustainable local food system. Visit the Food Down the Road website.

Prison Farms to Re-open at Kingston

Kingston and eastern Ontario people at a rally to save the prison farm program.

A nine year campaign to save the prison farm program at federal institutions paid off today where it counts — in the federal budget.

The national government will invest $4.3 million...Read More »

Local 316 Plan To Grow Scaling Up local food in Kingston and Countryside

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Local 316 Frontenac County Poultry Abbatoir Feasibility Study

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Local 316 Governance Workshop

Local 316 (Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox-Addington) held a workshop recently on an introduction to the roles and responsibilities of directors of volunteer boards.  The workshop opened with a presentation by NFU national vice-president, Paul Slomp, an Ottawa area farmer, on why the NFU’s advocacy for small and medium-sized family farms...Read More »

Local 316 Local Food Charter

The local in Frontenac and Lennox-Addington counties and Kingston is working in an advisory role on a number of food and farm related initiatives: a local food charter, the Kingston Area Seed System Initiative and an ethno-cultural foods market research project. The food charter was recently endorsed by Frontenac County...Read More »

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