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CBC tells that Mr. Stephen Harper, prime minister of Canada has announced that his government is prepared to invest up to $4 

Of the money, $2 million will go towards building a permanent campus for the Northern Farm Training Institute in Hay River, N.W.T.

The Norwegian government has decided to support development of Arctic agriculture through 16 individual projects in Northern Norway. The total amount of support is 6,25 million NOK ($1 mill.).

Alaska Dispatch publishes an article by Heather Exner-Pirot on the food insecurity in northern Canada. "While interventions that reverse the decline of traditional harvesting should be a priority, they would not be a solution in and of themselves. Developing a local agricultural sector has tremendous potential not only in addressing food security issues but in improving the regional economy and creating jobs."

Published: 8/28/2014  
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