Think local. Support local. Buy local, this holiday season

FREDERICTON — The Conservation Council of New Brunswick is reminding moms and dads that they have a free, easy-to-use service right at their fingertips chock full of wonderful, local gifts that will make any recipient feel warm and fuzzy this holiday … [Read more...]

New local food campaign has all you need to eat good, feel good

The new educational campaign ‘Why Local? Why Not?’ from the Agricultural Alliance of New Brunswick (AANB) is here to bring fresh produce and appetizing recipes to your table! AANB’s newly launched website provides all the information you need to … [Read more...]

Dallas McQuarrie wins 2nd Annual Beth McLaughlin Environmental Journalism Award

Dallas McQuarrie, a Kent County-based journalist who has written about forestry mismanagement, Aboriginal title claims, and other pressing environmental issues in New Brunswick, is this year’s first-place recipient of the Beth McLaughlin … [Read more...]

Food Security takes center stage at the 14th annual National Student Food Summit

*Nick Saul, Co-founder and President and CEO of Community Food Centres Canada speaking to students Meal Exchange recently held its National Student Food Summit for the 14th year in a row. I was fortunate enough to attend the summit for the first … [Read more...]

What’s Local in July

The summer heat has hit New Brunswick with full force, the farmers markets produce is bountiful, and we here at the Conservation Council are rejoicing over what our beautiful province has to offer! Harvest season also means canning and jam making … [Read more...]