Summary

As climate impacts like drought, wildfires, floods, and landslides ravage food producing areas like California and the Fraser Valley, the need for strong, sustainable local food systems becomes increasingly important. EcoSociety’s food sustainability programs contribute to our vibrant local economy while investing in the resiliency of our communities.

Campaigns

Food Security in COVID-19 Times

Food security is the ability to produce, store and process food locally and distribute it equitably to all residents. Food production in a global pandemic and climate crisis must re-localize. It requires protecting forest ecosystems to support watershed capacity. The whole ecosystem must be functioning for people & communities to be healthy.

Read More

Farms to Friends

Farms to Friends is about local food security & our most vulnerable residents. EcoSociety is launching a new program to support 54 low income families and seniors this year to access healthy food grown locally in the West Kootenays.

Read More

Food Sustainability News