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Dietitian and St. FX Grad crossing the country to learn about what Canadians are Eating

A St. FX grad is getting ready to travel across the country to learn about Canadians, and the food they eat. The project is called “Let’s Taste Canada”, and will look into

Irena Forbes

Canadians and their relationship to food, highlight household food insecurity and community food security issues.

Irena Forbes, registered dietition and food advocate says she will meet with chefs, Indigenous food experts, industry experts and many others. She says she is looking forward to learning the regional and cultural food practices of Canadians:
Forbes will have a blog of her adventure at She will also provide updates through social media, and release a podcast of her findings in the fall.