Urban Farming

More and more Albertans are paying attention to where and how their food is made. Food safety, availability, affordability and cultural appropriateness is top of mind. As a result, many people are producing their own food in urban environments. Community gardens support…

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Urban Farming

More and more Albertans are paying attention to where and how their food is made. Food safety, availability, affordability and cultural appropriateness is top of mind. As a result, many people are producing their own food in urban environments. Community gardens support these urban producers. Future solutions may include multi-story hydroponic facilities, gardens on open land in cities, and new policy around backyard bees and chickens. In this category we explore urban agriculture — will it change how Canadians access food?