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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 biodiversity - and we're proud to have made the list!
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 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 is USC Canada's weekly roundup - not that kind - of food, agriculture and policy news from here at home and around the world.
"For me, all life depends on the seed, it holds the memory of our past and creates our future as unique and different as each seed. It is in seeds that we grow to understand our true relationship with creation."
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.
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 00:00

Beyond Canada 150: The Three Sisters

Long before Confederation or the arrival of colonial ships, North America was home to diverse, abundant and resilient local agriculture systems developed and cared for by Indigenous Peoples. Among these systems were the Three Sisters.
USC Canada led a campaign that brought one of the world's foremost experts on biodiversity and food systems to Canada in early June. And did we ever spend a lot of time on Parliament Hill.
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.
Here's how agroecology has been part of the shift to diversified food systems in countries where USC Canada works with local partners.
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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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