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Just Food is a local, non-profit, community-based organization that works on both rural and urban food and farming issues in Ottawa and the surrounding region

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Farm-specific Value-add Training

Starting in March we will offer a training series Adding Value to your Farm with sessions including: Adding a commercial kitchen component onto the farm; Equipment options in Ottawa Kitchen for farmers;  Sourcing local food products for food businesses Keep an eye on this space for the latest updates and details on dates, trainers, and …

Greenhouse Training

Organic Seedling Production and SalesOn Saturday, January 23 and Sunday, January 24 — from 9-12 both days — we are offering a 2-session intensive workshop for those looking to learn greenhouse production and sales of organic seedlings. These sessions are led by Sophie Clark of Trout Lily Organic Seedlings, and cover topics from operations to …

Ottawa (virtual) Screening of Gather

For anyone who missed the first screening of Gather — a film that celebrates and honours the critical and leading role Indigenous peoples play in protecting biodiversity on Earth as the basis of our shared food — we hope you can join the Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health and Just Food for a second and …

New Farmer Training

Online workshops for new farmers focused on vegetable production

The Seeds and Soil Home Garden Project

Just Food and the City of Ottawa’s Human Needs Task Force are partnering to provide free seeds and soil to 3000 households living on lower incomes in Ottawa.

Ottawa Food Garden Project

On World Hunger Day, City of Ottawa announces support for more people to start food gardens at their homes

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