N.S. Food News

News about food producers in Nova Scotia, including fishers, farmers, foragers, and more.

Feed Nova Scotia adds home delivery to its arsenal of tools to fight food insecurity

Feed Nova Scotia is delivering two non-perishable food boxes to each individual in need, and four to couples and families. In March, when COVID-19 began to hit the province with Canada’s highest rate of food insecurity, Feed Nova Scotia knew it needed to step up. “Our first priority was […] Click here to view original …

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General and salmon sportfishing licences now available online

(stock photo) NEWS RELEASE FISHERIES/AQUACULTURE ************************* Anglers in Nova Scotia can now purchase their general and salmon sportfishing licences online. “Sportfishing is a popular past time and thousands of licences are sold every year,” said Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister Keith Colwell. “We are modernizing the purchase and delivery of […] Click here to view original …

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General and salmon sportfishing licences now available online

Ghost-busting the ocean: Federal funding will allow East Coast groups to hunt down lost fishing gear

Alexa Goodman, project manager for the Coastal Action group of Nova Scotia, takes a dive for lost fishing gear off Southwest Nova Scotia. – Contributed It’s the seafaring version of ghost busters. The mission is to hunt down and exterminate lost fishing gear in Canadian waters. Over the next […] Click here to view original …

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Ghost-busting the ocean: Federal funding will allow East Coast groups to hunt down lost fishing gear

Invest Nova Scotia Fund Hands Out $2 Million To Food, Diversity And Aerospace Initiatives

Image: Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association HALIFAX—Invest Nova Scotia has pledged close to $2 million to help increase access to local food, support diversity in the province’s workforce, and improve competitiveness for a local aerospace business. The provincial investment fund ’s latest round of funding pumps money into […] Click here to view original …

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Invest Nova Scotia Fund Hands Out $2 Million To Food, Diversity And Aerospace Initiatives
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