25 October 2011
To mark the 15th anniversary of our family farmer program, we have published a book, L'agriculture soutenue par la communauté (Community supported agriculture). Readers will learn about the different aspects of CSA, including:
24 October 2011
Equiterre helped the Yellow Pages Group update its EcoGuide. The new version, which is more user friendly, contains information on:
18 October 2011
Quebec-based entomologist Madeleine Chagnon, together with her UQAM colleagues, has shown that bees are adversely affected by the chemicals used in seed coating, particularly neonicotinoid insecticides.
While this result has been demonstrated elsewhere in the world in laboratory conditions, over...
5 October 2011
Did you know that our new home, the Centre for Sustainable Development, is more than just a demonstration green building?
It also has a social mission!
That's why you'll find cabinets in our kitchen made by Boulet vers, a social insertion organization that teaches woodworking skills to troubled...
28 September 2011
Did you love getting a basket of fresh fruit and vegetables this summer? Or are you just hearing about our family farmer program for the first time? Either way, we have good news: another delivery season is about to begin!
In fact, 96 drop-off points will be open this winter for residents across...