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Food and Urban Agriculture Strategy

In 2015, City Council adopted a Yellowknife Food Charter. And in August 2018, Urban Food Strategies was awarded the contract to create a Food and Urban Agriculture Strategy for Yellowknife.

Community created food charter


City of Yellowknife Food Charter endorsement


Yellowknife Food and Urban Agriculture Strategy- kick-off

September 2018

One-on-one interviews with key stakeholders

Oct-Dec 2018

Stakeholder workshops

October 2018


Nov-Dec 2018

Draft Opportunities Analysis

February 2019

Agriculture Strategy - GROW V1.0

February 2019

Community Forum on GROW V1.0 at Northern United Place

April 8, 2019 (4 - 8 p.m.)


April, 2019

Presentation to Governance & Priorities Committee

May 6 2019

Click here to submit feedback to GROW: Yellowknife Food & Agriculture Strategy. Please submit by April 14.

 Grow: Yellowknife Food & Agriculture Strategy -DRAFT Version

Goals & Objectives


Click here for PDF version of Draft Goals & Objectives

On November 14, 2018, a facilitated session was hosted to identify actions and priorities for the Plan and to provide information to create a Draft Opportunities Analysis. In addition we are collecting information to create a food assets map using PlaceSpeak.


Click here for pdf version.

 Food & Urban Agriculture Strategy Project Information


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Discover Our Fresh Food!

View a complete list of restaurants and vendors in our Discover Yellowknife Guide.

For additional visitor information stop in at our Visitor Information Centre.

Visit the Yellowknife Farmers Market each Tuesday from June to September.