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15 June 2016
In an effort to provide its family farmers with a comparison of market prices, for the past 12 years, Équiterre has recorded the price of fruits and vegetables on three separate occasions during the summer. An overview of the last four years shows the following trends: The...
15 June 2016
For the 20th anniversary of the organic baskets of our family farmers’ network, Équiterre will unveil, in the next few weeks and up until the end of the year, 20 recipes from celebrities who share our values for healthy and local food. Step in the spotlight too! Make a...
15 June 2016
For the first time, The world social forum will take place in a Northern country, that is, in Montreal, where 50000 to 80000 people from all around the world will gather in the hopes of contributing to a global effort to build a more sustainable world, where each and every...
1 June 2016
If you think the gas-powered lawn mower that only leaves your shed once a week during the summer isn’t a threat to air quality, think again. These machines emit significant amounts of polluting gases, including hydrocarbons (HC), nitrogen oxides (NOx) and volatile organic...
31 May 2016
Without money Équiterre wouldn’t be able to pay its dedicated employees and carry out projects and interventions that help build a more responsible, greener society. With almost half of our funding coming from donations and fundraising activities, we have a healthy...
31 May 2016
Following a legal challenge by Équiterre and the David Suzuki Foundation in 2013, the Federal Court has issued a ruling that will force the Canadian government to conduct a special review of any pesticide that European countries have banned for health or environmental reasons,...
24 May 2016
To mark Earth Day this past April 22, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau signed the Paris Agreement on climate change, showing unprecedented support among all world leaders. In doing so, Canada has agreed to keep the increase in global average temperature to 1.5°C. But...
11 May 2016
Our team has worked hard over the last few months to create a unique and exciting program for the first Change the World with Équiterre run! We’re very proud to have recently been awarded the ‘fair-trade event’ designation—a nod to Fair Trade Month that...
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