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Eight Canadian artists are standing up for seeds. Anyone can be a seed saver. Are you?

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Biodiversity matters in farmers' fields too Biodiversity matters in farmers' fields too Monday, 24 July 2017 A new report says Canada lags in biodiversity conservation. What about the biodiversity on your plate? It's time to recognize the need to conserve crop diversity, starting with the National Food Policy....
ICYMI Monday | The Help Create a Canadian Food Policy Edition ICYMI Monday | The Help Create a Canadian Food Policy Edition Monday, 24 July 2017 ICYMI Monday is USC Canada's weekly roundup - not that kind - of food, agriculture and policy news from here at home and around the world.
Don’t Miss Your Chance to Shape Canada’s Food Policy! Don’t Miss Your Chance to Shape Canada’s Food Policy! Friday, 21 July 2017 Did you know Canada has never had a food security strategy? That's about to change! And the government wants your help to create it.
Food Tank's List of Twenty Important Seed-Saving Initiatives Food Tank's List of Twenty Important Seed-Saving Initiatives Wednesday, 19 July 2017 Revitalizing the practice of seed saving is vital for the world's collective food security. Food Tank is highlighting 20 important seed-saving projects across the globe that are helping preserve agricultural...
ICYMI Monday | The Wine Vs. Climate Change Edition ICYMI Monday | The Wine Vs. Climate Change Edition Monday, 17 July 2017 ICYMI Monday is USC Canada's weekly roundup - not that kind - of food, agriculture and policy news from here at home and around the world.
ICYMI Monday | The Magic Farm and Video Games Edition ICYMI Monday | The Magic Farm and Video Games Edition Monday, 10 July 2017 ICYMI Monday is USC Canada's weekly roundup - not that kind - of food, agriculture and policy news from here at home and around the world.

LottaHitschmanova tbnWhat's in a Name?

We’re called USC Canada because we started out way back in 1945 as the Unitarian Service Committee, founded by the energetic Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova. We’re still planting the seeds that Lotta sowed. Find out more about our founder, Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova.

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