Canada’s Food Inflation Findings May Be Too Hot to Handle

Canada’s Food Inflation Findings May Be Too Hot to Handle

In this piece, Charlebois pointed to soon-to-be made updates in the way Statistics Canada captures food price data. This includes important changes that will see redundant food products dropped from the list, along with numerous new products that will be added. “This new list will likely be more reflective of the modern diet,” stated Charlebois. … Read more

Summer Guide: From Plasticiens Volants to Pride, highlights of a summer in music and arts | Arts

Summer Guide: From Plasticiens Volants to Pride, highlights of a summer in music and arts | Arts

In-person events of both the large-scale and intimate variety return with a vengeance this summer. The summer’s overarching theme might be seen as a hard-earned celebration of gathering en masse to enjoy the arts, and the sense of community that enjoyment fosters. Whether that means immersing yourself in the jubilation of the return of an … Read more

Food Prices In Canada Went Up In 2021 & These Grocery Items Got Way More Expensive

Food Prices In Canada Went Up In 2021 & These Grocery Items Got Way More Expensive

If you’ve noticed your grocery bill getting higher and higher, it’s probably because food prices in Canada have gone up over the last year as inflation hit a 30-year high. Statistics Canada released its annual review of the Consumer Price Index, which measures price changes of consumer goods and services, on January 19 and there … Read more

Growth outcomes similar in children following meat and plant diets, research confirms  

Growth outcomes similar in children following meat and plant diets, research confirms  

Health outcomes and growth rates are similar amongst children who follow a vegetarian diet and children who eat meat, academics have said. Research conducted by scientists at St. Michael’s Hospital of Unity Health Toronto has also found that vegetarian children are more underweight than children with an ordinary meat diet. Plant-based diets have increased in … Read more

Kim Kardashian lends her taste buds to Beyond Meat as first chief taste consultant

Kim Kardashian lends her taste buds to Beyond Meat as first chief taste consultant

Beyond Meat has some new star power behind its plant-based meat brand in Kim Kardashian. The entrepreneur and influencer extraordinaire came on as the company’s first “chief taste consultant” and will be featured in a new campaign touting her recipes for using Beyond Meat and other creative content. Kim Kardashian Beyond Meat Kim Kardashian is … Read more

To get out of a meal-planning funk, Anna Pippus has a food theme for each day of the week

To get out of a meal-planning funk, Anna Pippus has a food theme for each day of the week

Anna Pippus’s hearty lentil-walnut spaghetti is one of 100 simple recipes in The Vegan Family Cookbook: Simple, Balanced Cooking for Real Life.Handout Like many working parents with young children, Vancouver lawyer Anna Pippus found weekday meal-planning a chore. As someone who had always found joy in feeding her young family, it bothered her a great … Read more

New food campaign promotes Canadian Seafood as smart choice

New food campaign promotes Canadian Seafood as smart choice

Breadcrumb Trail Links Eat Photo by ChristinaPrinn /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases made through links on this page. Article content When you’re out and about grocery shopping this week, don’t forget to choose Canadian. advertisement 2 This advertisement has not … Read more

Opinion: Food charities outnumber grocery stores in Canada four-to-one. That should bother you

Opinion: Food charities outnumber grocery stores in Canada four-to-one. That should bother you

Lori Nikkel is the CEO of Second Harvest, Canada’s largest food rescue organization. For every Loblaws, Metro, Safeway or Northern grocery store in your community, there are four churches, temples, mosques, senior centers, schools or social programs providing food for people who may not have the means to buy it. What’s more, the $33-billion dollars … Read more

Canada vows ‘vigorous’ push for UK to accept hormone beef in trade deal – POLITICO

Canada vows ‘vigorous’ push for UK to accept hormone beef in trade deal – POLITICO

LONDON — Canada will make the case for Britain to accept imports of hormone-treated beef with “vigor and conviction,” a top Canadian official has said, as the two sides try to strengthen their post-Brexit trade ties. Ralph Goodale, the Canadian high commissioner to the United Kingdom, said improved market access for the controversial treated meat … Read more