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Get to know the plants of Mashkikiiaki’ing

Toronto’s Davenport Road holds historic and spiritual significance for Indigenous peoples, as it was the site of the portage route (Gete-Onigaming) used for thousands of years to connect the Don and Humber rivers. Located on Davenport and Christie Street, the Mashkikiiaki’ing (Medicine Earth) garden at Hillcrest Park is Toronto’s first Indigenous community garden. It seeks […]

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Fiesta Farms and The Stop: 10 Years of Local Helping Local

At The Stop, we’re passionate about growing connections between our neighbours and our food system. Whether it’s offering the opportunity for food and friendships at our Drop-in meals, or bringing people together around our community gardens and kitchens, we believe that nurturing relationships is a big part of building a sustainable, equitable, and healthy local […]

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