Food Action Committee Publications
Community Food Projects
Community Gardens and Urban Agriculture
Community Garden Heavy Metal Study
January 2011, Sadra Heidary Monfared
Putting Food in Our Cities & Community in Our Food
2009, Garity Chapman
Food Miles and Local Food
Are Nova Scotians eating local? Where is our food coming from?
July 2010, Jen Scott and Marla MacLeod
Food Action Committee
Does Your Breakfast Need A Passport?
Winter 2008, Between The Issues
Working Together to Promote Local Food [Word Document]
(Originally published in the Chronicle Herald, August 21, 2007)
Twilight Meetings: Celebrating the Wisdom of Our Farmer-Mentors
Click here to contact us and order a copy.
Moving Towards A Healthy Food and Farm System
Winter 2009, Between The Issues
Delicious Inspiration from New England
Summer 2008, Between The Issues
We have a small library in our office that includes paper copies of the above publications, as well as other books, reports and DVDs that contain great information on gardening, soil building, greenhouse design, root cellaring, cooking and much more! We've collected these publications to be a public resource for those interested in building a more sustainable food system.
For a full list of publications in the FAC library, click here.
Phone: (902) 442–1077
Fax: (902) 405-3716
We meet at the EAC on the third Monday of every month at 5:30. We need new members committed to a vision of sustainability. And there is lots to do: research, education, organizing, lobbying. Get involved today!