Getting More Local Food in Ontario Hospitals

St. Joseph’s Health System Group Purchasing Organization collaborated with My Sustainable Canada to help Ontario hospitals increase their purchasing of local food by 15%, resulting in an investment of $1.3 million in healthy food and sustainable agriculture across a 2-year period. Both organizations were recognized as “Ontario’s Local Food Champions’ (2012) by the Broader Public Sector Investment Fund based on …

Nicholas CloetGetting More Local Food in Ontario Hospitals