Local programs and resources for food security in Newfoundland & Labrador.

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Hosting Workshops and Activities

Resource and inspiration for sharing food skills in a group.


Root Cellars Rock! Food Skills Workshops

Food First NL has a complete series of workshops with facilitation tips, budgeting, promotion, and evaluation advice in this local food series. Each topic has background information and suggested activities.

Planting: How to Grow Food

Picking: How to Harvest Cultivated & Wild Foods

Preparing: How to Prepare Healthy Meals

Preserving: How to Store and Preserve Food

A Recipe for Successful Cooking Workshops

A guide for organizing and facilitating cooking workshops with children (elementary age). The recommended steps and their order can be adapted to different settings, such as classroom and after-school programs. 

Lessons Learned in Organizing Community Food Skills Workshops: A Facilitation Guide

From simple suggestions to tricks of the trade, this facilitation guide is intended to be a resource for any and all their community to foster skills around preparing, preserving, and storing local food.

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