Welcome to Just Food!

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


Fall Farm Fest


Bring your family and friends – Free to attend

Just Food Community Farm
This Sunday, October 2nd 2022
11am – 3pm
2391 Pepin Court, Ottawa (in Blackburn Hamlet, just East of Vanier)

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Just Food at the Ottawa Garden Festival

25th anniversary of the Ottawa Community Gardening Network! To mark the 25th anniversary of the Ottawa Community Gardening Network, Just Food—as part of the Ottawa Garden Festival—is celebrating all residents who grow food on balconies, in back and front yards, on school grounds, in community

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In person: Vermicomposting for All Growers

The Box Of Life is an Ottawa social enterprise that teaches people how to build healthy soil from their food scraps efficiently in small spaces. Creating good quality compost is both an art and a science, and good system and process design go a long

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We’re Hiring! Education Program Coordinator!

Just Food is hiring a 7-week contract position. See below for job description and position information. If interested in applying, please contact info@justfood.ca ASAP with your resume and cover letter all in one document, and the subject line specifying which position you are applying for. 

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Seedling Distribution for community gardens

Seedling distribution to Community Garden Coordinators, intended for Thursday June 16, has been cancelled and rescheduled for Friday June 17th from 1:00 – 7:00 pm — or until seedlings run out!! Tomorrow will happen rain or shine. We are expecting rain tomorrow as well as

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Vote ON Food & Farming

2022 Provincial Election

What are your candidates saying? Get informed before casting your ballot!  Provincial Election – Thursday, June 2nd, 2022 Vote ON Food and Farming! The Ottawa Food Policy Council has sent a survey to candidates running for provincial office in the City of Ottawa. Initial responses

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