Local Food Advocate Supplementary Materials

Here you’ll find resources that were developed by other organizations (within Canada and outside of) that are interesting food for thought:


Local Food Guide for Kids (Growing Minds)

A Guide to Using Local Food in Schools (Vermont FEED)

Our Food’s Journey: Lesson Plan (Foodspan Learning)

Selling Local Food to Schools: A Resource for Producers (USDA)

Canadian Food and Nutrition Resources for Educators (Island Health)

7 Ways to Engage Kids in Local Food (City of Toronto)

Cooking Up Food Literacy: Tips for Schools (Sustain Ontario)

Tips for Teaching Local Food Literacy in the Classroom (Sustain Ontario)

Advancing Good Healthy Food in Schools (Sustain Ontario)


Get Fresh! Your Guide to Local Food (Thunder Bay Health Unit)

A Systemic Approach to Community Food Security (Ontario Public Health)


Towards Food Sovereignty for All (United Church)

Taking Action on Local Food in Your Church Community (Michigan Good Food)

The Story of Alleon Community Garden (Centre for Christian Ethics)


Agriculture by the Numbers (Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Alliance)

Local Food Initiative (King County, USA)