Diet focus shifts to sustainability

OTTAWA — Good nutrition has gone beyond food to supporting the health of the planet. Sustainable diets are protective and respectful of biodiversity and ecosystems, culturally acceptable, economically fair and affordable, said Joanne Gallagher, assistant director for nutrition with Dairy Farmers of Canada. Sustainability cannot be ignored but Gallagher worries people are not eating well […] Read more


Dairy Farmers of Canada annual meeting

Canadian dairy organization joins international sustainability group EDMONTON — Dairy Farmers of Canada has joined a group of countries in signing the Rotterdam Declaration, an international statement on sustainability. Initiated by the International Dairy Federation, the position paper was released last year during its annual meeting in the Netherlands. The federation has 45 member countries. […] Read more