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fresh is Edmonton's Food and Urban Agriculture Strategy, developed in consultation with citizens, interested groups, businesses and organizations.

fresh is a high level strategy that will help guide Edmonton towards the vision of “a resilient food and agriculture system that contributes to the local economy and the overall cultural, financial, social and environmental sustainability of the city.”

fresh - Edmonton's Food and Urban Agriculture Strategy

Approved by City Council in November 2012.

Implementation Plan

fresh implementation has been underway since 2012. Implementation has included:

Hello, Let’s Eat is a pilot project with the goal of bringing neighbours together over the act of sharing food.
As a volunteer committee, the Council advises and acts on matters related to the implementation of fresh: Edmonton's Food and Agriculture Strategy.
Urban beekeeping can help improve pollination for plants, which in turn helps to improve the overall biodiversity and resilience of our city.
This program enables residents to keep backyard hens. There are 50 sites registered in the program. All new applicants will be added to a wait-list.

Food in the City Newsletter

Other City Initiatives

Partnerships

Ongoing partnership development with internal and external collaborators is key to helping us make progress on implementation of fresh. This is in addition to all the great things that are already happening on the local food scene in Edmonton! We are focused on seizing opportunities as they arise, so if you see a connection between your work and fresh, please contact us.

For More Information

fresh: Edmonton's Food and Urban Agriculture Strategy

Title Senior Planner
Telephone

780-442-0705  

 

Email geoff.smith@edmonton.ca
Website https://www.edmonton.ca/foodandag

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