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#CelebrateSeeds at the Parkdale Seedy Saturday #CelebrateSeeds at the Parkdale Seedy Saturday Monday, 02 March 2015 Come celebrate seeds with USC Canada at the Parkdale Seedy Saturday, coming up in Toronto on March 7th.
Harvesting Employment in Ethiopia Harvesting Employment in Ethiopia Tuesday, 24 February 2015 The end of school can come with some hard decisions in tow – school or work, move out on your own or stay at home. For some people, these decisions are more life-altering than others.
ICYMI Monday: Solving Hunger, Ancient Grains, Drake (Yup) & more ICYMI Monday: Solving Hunger, Ancient Grains, Drake (Yup) & more Sunday, 22 February 2015 Why are there still so many hungry people in the world? - The Guardian Nearly 1-billion people are chronicly hungry and almost 2-billion are under- or overnourished, writes Hilal Elver, UN special...
ICYMI Monday: Ontario Needs More Food, Neonic Safety Response & more ICYMI Monday: Ontario Needs More Food, Neonic Safety Response & more Monday, 16 February 2015 By Mila Milankovic, guest blogger for USC Canada The food movement has only just begun - The LA Times In this opinion piece, Lynne Curry says the concept of farm-to-table has gained much popularity...
No More Hunger Days No More Hunger Days Wednesday, 11 February 2015 (Photo: Kate Green) How does Sonali Rai's garden grow? With USC Canada support and connections, Sonali grows a huge mixed garden of 10-12 different vegetables – and she does so ALL year long. This...
ICYMI Monday: Small Farmers vs Big Soy, Pesticide Exposure & more ICYMI Monday: Small Farmers vs Big Soy, Pesticide Exposure & more Sunday, 08 February 2015 By Mila Milankovic, guest blogger for USC Canada Big soy: small Paraguayan farmers fighting back against global agribusiness - The Guardian Vicki Hird of Friends of the Earth went to Paraguay to see...

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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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