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Feds disburse funds on community food security projects

January 22, 2024  By Geralyn Wichers, Farmtario

Jan. 22, 2024 – Federal agriculture minister Lawrence MacAulay announced up to $9.98 million in funding for community food projects through the fifth phase of the Local Food Infrastructure Fund, an outworking of the Food Policy for Canada. The fund is geared toward “projects to improve food security across Canada, including community gardens and kitchens, refrigerated trucks and storage units for donated food, and greenhouses in remote and Northern communities,” a federal news release said. Farmtario reports. | READ MORE

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