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Photo: Farmer's field with caption Municipal Leaders for the Greenbelt urge Ontario to add one million acres to Ontario’s Greenbelt and create Ontario’s first Food Belt.
On June 23, Municipal Leaders for the Greenbelt (MLGB) – mayors and councillors from across the GTA – urged the Ontario government to expand the Ontario Greenbelt with the addition of 1 million acres; create Ontario’s first Food Belt consisting of 200,000 acres for farming; and reduce red tape for municipalities who want to grow the Greenbelt. READ MORE...

Photo of John Holland in front of Eileen and John Holland Nature Sanctuary. Photo by Nigel Finney. Holland Nature Sanctuary

The Eileen and John Holland Nature Sanctuary, a beautiful and largely untouched 37-acre property, was donated by the Holland family to the City of Burlington.

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Photo of tomato Local Food Challenge: Sowing the Seeds of Health According to Simon Ffrench of Cookstown Greens, there’s a real opportunity to change people’s lives through food.

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Photo of Katherine Laco and Susan Murray with students and murals Connecting Biology & Development with Paint Last month, students put the finishing touches on the first ever outdoor Greenbelt mural.

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Photo of Durham agriculture Durham - An Amazing Part of the Greenbelt A successful agricultural industry in Durham makes the Greenbelt strong for years to come.

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More Greenbelt News

Each month, from July to December we will be drawing randomly from Greenbelt Friends to win great giveaways! No purchase necessary – we just want to show our gratitude for your support. More contest details coming soon. READ MORE...


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