Agencies | Fall Newsletter

GVFB Garden During the pandemic, we realized how fragile the food system is and the impact it has on the most vulnerable populations. For this reason, urban gardens became a key “ingredient” to meeting the community’s food needs. At the GVFB, we have cultivated an area of ​​almost 20 square meters, yielding approximately 7 lbs.…

Best Before Dates VS Expiry Date

The lines between a best before date and an expiry date can often feel a bit blurry. Knowing the difference between the two can help people navigate the food in the grocery store, as well as prevent unnecessary food waste.  On Canandian food products, there are often a couple letters followed by a date, specifically…