December 18th, 2017
May 5, 2017
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FILLED–We’re Hiring! Community Food Program Assistant Coordinator

Position is FILLED! We Are Hiring! Canada Summer Jobs; Summer Students PASSIONATE ABOUT GRASSROOTS CLIMATE ACTION? LOVE LOCAL FOOD? WANT MEANINGFUL WORK? The Squamish Climate Action Network is seeking an enthusiastic, hard-working student intern: A COMMUNITY FOOD PROGRAM ASSISTANT COORDINATOR. Responsibilities include: The ...

March 27, 2017
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Food Education Series

Squamish CAN Food Education Series. Funded by Vancouver Coastal Health Upcoming workshops–one a month for the whole year–register now! Located at Brennan Park. Workshops are FREE but donations to Squamish CAN are appreciated to help keep the program running. View our events calendar ...

November 10, 2016
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Getting Dirty with MESY

We are currently fundraising for Phase 2 of the Mamquam Edible Schoolyard Project (MESY) at Mamquam Elementary. Watch the video to learn more! Thank you to a group of amazing Quest students for making the video! Learn more about the project here.  Make ...

November 1, 2016
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Food Producers in the Sea to Sky

WE ARE CURRENTLY UPDATING OUR FOOD PRODUCTION DIRECTORY If you represent or know of a farm in the Sea to Sky Corridor that should be on this list, please email michalinahunter@gmail.com with the name, location, contact information, blurb, and website or facebook page ...

July 24, 2016
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Squamish CAN Grow Community Gardens

Squamish CAN operates three community gardens, two in the heart of downtown (corner of Cleveland Ave. & Main St., and corner of 2nd Ave & Main St. ), and one in the Garibaldi Highlands (corner of Hwy 99 and Mamquam Rd.) Community gardens are ...

November 20, 2014
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The Vertical Project – Phase One

This little 5 foot tall and 2 foot squared tower grows fresh organic vegetables more effectively and efficiently than growing food in the ground. By optimizing space, nutrients, and lighting, the harvest will be grown quicker with less requirements (while being completely indoors). ...

November 20, 2012

Food Resources

Food stability resources help inform decisions about one of the most important parts of life! Food Security Report on Household Food Security in Canada “Enough for All: Household Food Security in Canada” (Report August 2013) “All Canadians should have access to enough safe ...

September 3, 2012
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Urban Agriculture Workshop

On April 2nd 2011, Squamish CAN and the Helping Hands Society hosted a hands-on urban agriculture workshop. We learned to build raised garden boxes and cold-frame hoop-houses while assisting the Helping Hands, who will be using these structures to grow food for the ...