Animal, Vegetable, M(Ozzarella)

Barbara Kingsolver is a fabulous writer AND she has remarkable food skills.  Quite the combo.  On any given day I either want to celebrate Barbara by throwing a party in her favour or I want to push her down the stairs.  I guess it all depends on how I’m feeling about...

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To Bee Or Not To Bee In Kelowna B.C.

In recent years many cities and towns in B.C. have adopted bylaws to allow for backyard beekeeping.  You can sample these bylaws on-line by typing into your search engine “Beekeeping Bylaw for [City of New Westminster or insert municipality of your choice].”  These...

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Lake Country Official Community Plan

What the heck is an 'Official Community Plan'? According to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing: An Official Community Plan (OCP) can be developed by both municipalities and regional districts. The OCP provides the longer term vision for the community. Under...

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Development of a National Food Policy

The Federal Government is in the process of developing a National Food Policy!  This is great news for Canadians. A Food Policy for Canada will set a long-term vision for the health, environmental, social, and economic goals related to food, while identifying actions...

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Volunteer Opportunity!

Are you someone who believes that everyone deserves the right to healthy, safe, personally acceptable food? If so, we need a few hours of your time and your attention to detail! Every two years the Provincial Health Services Authority conducts province-wide Food...

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Central Okanagan Food Policy Council

PO Box 22001

Kelowna, BC

V1Y 9N9