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City grows fresh produce for Loving Spoonful at Rodden Park greenhouse

Earlier this winter the City of Kingston announced the annual greenhouse experience would not be taking place as usual, due to the pandemic. The City says horticultural staff have used this time to explore unique ways the greenhouse could benefit the community. As part of a new initiative this year,

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Program to continue offering accessibility to fresh produce for another year

After a year of successfully increasing accessibility to fresh produce, the Good Food Stand Program will continue as a pilot program for another year. Good Food Stands began popping up in area schools in 2018 as the result of the community’s Poverty Reduction Initiative. The United Way of Kingston, Frontenac,

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45 & Thrive: Mindful eating, meaningful results

  A few weeks ago, the long-anticipated revisions to Canada’s Food Guide (https://food-guide.canada.ca/en/) were released. These updates address many questions and concerns, and reflect a more modern, consumer-friendly, and considered approach to nutrition. While much of the attention has been focused on the recommendations related to food groups, I’d like

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