Booch Joins CBAN in The Fight Against GMOs

Booch Joins CBAN in The Fight Against GMOs

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Booch Joins CBAN in The Fight Against GMOs March 19, 2018 / Giving Back / Food sovereignty. Environmental justice. Healthy livelihoods.The Canadian Biotechnology Action Network (CBAN) is a collaboration of 16 groups across Canada that “research, monitor and raise awareness about issues relating to genetic engineering in food and farming.”Their mission:"To promote food sovereignty and democratic decision-making on science and technology issues in order to protect the integrity of the environment, health, food, and the livelihoods of people in Canada and around the world by facilitating, informing, and organizing civil society action, researching, and providing information to government for policy development."The Truth About Genetic EngineeringGenetic Engineering (GE), also commonly referred to as Genetic Modification (GM), both describe recombinant DNA technology (rDNA).GE and GM practices manipulate organisms by adding DNA through biotechnology,…
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Energizing Hockey Players, One Elixir at A Time: Booch Sponsors The OHF Tournament

Energizing Hockey Players, One Elixir at A Time: Booch Sponsors The OHF Tournament

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Energizing Hockey Players, One Elixir at A Time: Booch Sponsors The OHF Tournament November 14, 2017 / Giving Back / What comes in many flavours, is totally refreshing, is great for athletes, and is now an official sponsor of the OHF Tournament!? BOOCH MEETS HOCKEY Both are authentically Canadian. Both are good for health. Both are centered on community. Both symbolic of healthy living, Booch and hockey have joined forces. As avid hockey fans, the Booch team found this partnership to be equally as exciting as educational! The OHF Founded in 1989, the Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) hosts an annual three-day tournament that takes place at the end of the hockey season. Along with eight other locations across Ontario, London hosted the 2017 OHF Minor Hockey Championships, which took place earlier…
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Meeting at the Cross Stitch

Meeting at the Cross Stitch

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A Meeting at The Cross Stitch: Food Literacy + Gut Health + Local Business January 10, 2017 / Giving Back / Wear a patch. Educate children. Spread food literacy. Support local.Food LiteracyIt’s not a common concept, but it’s a mighty important one!More than being able to identify one legume over another, food literacy is about being cognizant and receptive of the food we eat, from nutritional value to more complex chemical compounds. It’s also about understanding how the meals we digest and the beverages we sip impact our health, our environment, our economy, political ecology, and societal relations between people, businesses, wildlife, and more.Booch is well attuned to food literacy, in terms of teaching the public about digestive disturbances and raising awareness to how kombucha—the “elixir of life,” as it has…
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