A national food policy for Canada should be a priority of any new government and is a matter of common sense. We need to urgently address the issues of hunger, unhealthy diets and unsustainable food production in Canada by breaking down the silos in government on health, environment, agriculture, education and the economy, among others.

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Rising food prices are a key issue for Canadians in the federal election. Healthy foods like fruits and vegetables have gone up in price, and income levels have not kept pace.

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