6 Food Projects to Fund. Starting Yesterday.

Governments all over the world will be spending trillions helping people and businesses impacted by COVID. The sheer amount they are about to invest has the potential to re-make how we live, hopefully for the better.

Here is my non-exhaustive list of “spade ready” food projects that can virtually be launched tomorrow and focus on promoting ecological resilience and human dignity.

  1. Greenhouses for Long-Term Care Homes: Create construction jobs while letting residents enjoy the smells and tastes of edible gardening and vitamin D. There is ample evidence for the physical and mental health benefits of partaking in nature.
Fresh City Farms greenhouse in Toronto, Ontario.

Social entrepreneur creating a better life through food. Founder, Fresh City, an urban farm and omni-channel grocer.

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