2024 Great Big Crunch

Just Food is taking part in the 2024 Great Big Crunch, hosted by the Coalition for Healthy School Food. Will you join in on March 7 at 1pm, to support good school food for all students coast to coast to coast? Click here for more information!

March Break Cooking Camps are here!

Not Your Average Beet  & Just Foodare partnering to offerMarch Break Cooking Campsfor youth ages 9 to 13! March 11-15 – Half Day ProgramTwo time slots:9:30am – 12:30pm or2pm – 5pm March 18-22 – Full Day Program9:30am – 2:30pm Full program information can be found here! Hosted at the Just Food Community Farm2391 Pepin Ct, Ottawa K1B 4Z3

Register for Eco Farm Day by THIS Thursday!

Are you a new farmer, or someone interested in food & farming? Eco Farm Day is a great opportunity to learn from & connect with farmers in the Ottawa, St Lawrence & Outaouais region! Use the link below to check out their program & register by THIS Thursday, February 15th (so we can confirm numbers […]

Just Food is seeking members to serve on our Board of Directors

Just Food Ottawa seeks dedicated volunteers to serve on our Board of Directors (terms are 3 years in duration and can be renewed once to a 6-year maximum).   This is a great opportunity to get involved in making a better Ottawa. Just Food is a local, non-profit, community-based organization that works on both rural and urban […]

Update on City Insurance for Community Gardens

Today, the City of Ottawa’s Finance and Corporate Services Committee met to discuss the future of the Community Partners Insurance Program. Community gardens within the Community Gardening Network have been included in this free City-funded insurance program since 2004.  Just Food has been working to ensure this critical service continues to be provided long-term as […]

Save the Date: Seedy Saturday 2024

Save the Date for: Ottawa’s Seedy Saturday  March 2, 2024   Come one, come all to an Ottawa spring tradition! The Alta Vista Community Association Local Food Committee, a group of community gardenersinterested in food security, is working with Just Food and Seeds of Diversity to host this event in Ottawa for 2024. Where? Emmanuel […]

Local Flavours Holiday Market – THIS weekend!

The Just Food Farm Stand is excited to welcome you back to the annual Local Flavours Holiday Market! We have a fantastic line-up of vendors for our Holiday Market at the Just Food Community Farm in Blackburn Hamlet.And it’s all happening THIS weekend! Food, hot drinks, music, delightful and unique local gifts – brought to you by farmers from the Just Food Farm […]

COG-OSO Eco Farm Day Coordinator Position Filled

Thank you to all who applied and expressed interest in the recent COG-OSO job posting for the Eco Farm Day Coordinator!This position has now been filled. Are you interested in volunteering for Eco Farm Day? Please reach out to Kiana at ecofarmday@cog.ca Thank you!

COG-OSO is hiring Coordinator for Eco Farm Day

Are you passionate about organic agriculture?Do you have experience with in-person event planning?COG-OSO is hiring for a contract position starting ASAP to be filled until March 1st, 2024. This is your chance to combine your event planning skills with your passion for organic agriculture! Click here for full job description and more information If this […]

Connect with food action this World Food Day

Today is World Food Day Today we acknowledge World Food Day, which takes place annually on October 16. World Food Day promotes awareness of hunger and action for the future of food, people, and the planet. What can you do to connect locally with food action? Check out what’s happening in your neighbourhood over at […]