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Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

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Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

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"News in Brief" for October 05, 2018

This effort tries to fix what’s wrong with the food system
SouthWesternOntario.ca

Owen Roberts, an agricultural journalist at the University of Guelph, provides his impressions of the new national food policy for Canada report.

Almost 40% of Americans eat fast food on any given day, report says
TIME

Between 2013 and 2016, 36.6% of American adults said they ate fast food in the past 24 hours, according to interviews conducted through the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

Food security under changing climate
EurekAlert!

Researchers from the University of Delaware, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and Stanford University have been awarded a four-year grant to address concerns about reduced harvests of corn and other cereal grasses.

Wheat that pumps iron, naturally
Science Daily

Is biofortification the best thing since sliced bread? Well, biofortified wheat could certainly make it easier to help some humans get proper nutrition.