With farming experience dating back to the 1930’s, we immediately saw the Nunes family was a dedicated one.Their love and passion for growing produce spans FOUR generations…as well as 25,000 plus acres! Executive director Candice Lys said the money is earmarked to "help us better support those who've experienced trauma and violence." The funding comes from a Public Health Agency of Canada program to address family violence. and in the North," said Lys, "so it's something that we really wanted to focus on." According to Statistics Canada, in 2015 the rate of sexual assault in the North ranged from four times the national average in the Yukon to almost eight times the Canadian average in Nunavut. FOXY (Fostering Open e Xpression among Youth) will receive the money over the next five years to help Northern and indigenous youth who have experienced teen dating violence.Today, it’s the third and fourth generation Nunes family members that carry on the legacy, honoring that ever-strong commitment to the family business through best-practice traditions, state-of the art growing innovations, and land stewardship of the highest degree.
If you're on a computer, your Flash player might be disabled, missing, or out of date. Let’s face it, the New Year’s well and truly been and gone and I can only assume that the resolutions that were made in January have – for the majority of us – been pretty much forgotten about.Now, it’s March and Summer’s coming soon and it seems a lot of us are lacking in a little direction when it comes to love at this time of year.Fighting back tears, Foxy Brown sat on the “Rap Fix Live” sofa Wednesday (August 14) and shared her side of the story about rumors that have surrounded her relationship with former partner in rhyme Jay Z and the now infamous “Fox’s box” mention on “Picasso Baby." “Was I shocked when Jay said the line in 'Picasso Baby'? We have a history that supersedes music,” Foxy said on Rap Fix.“I think he began to feel the pressure because people were saying my age, the age thing…15, 14 and after a while that gets to a person. I can sit back and say and I’m a blogger and people believe it.