Let's take care of our land of plenty!

The Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group's (PCSDG) mission is to engage citizen participation towards the sustainability of Cocagne watershed communities
On Tuesday, March 14, 2017, the Seeds for Life committee met with Beauséjour MP and Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Dominic LeBlanc in Shediac.


The committee presented statistics, suggestions for action and questions on four priorities:

(a) food security and sovereignty,
(b) seeds,
(c) GMOs, and
(d) emerging farmers / support for agriculture and green jobs.

Then they handed Mr. LeBlanc some information with their questions.

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The next meeting of the Seeds for Life Committee will be held on Monday, April 3, 2017 at 9:30 am at the GDDPC office.

Upcoming activities

January 20: Les Cocagneries 2018

In collaboration with the Centre 50 of Cocagne and the parish committee, we are organizing a series of 3 Old Fashion Community Suppers at $10/person. Tickets will be sold in advance (200 limit). You can eat in or take out if you prefer. They will be held at Centre 50 in Cocagne January 20th, February 17th and March 17th. Storm date: following Saturday. January 20, 2018 menu: fried smelts, mashed or boiled potatoes, vegetables, blueberry cake, tea, coffee. 

These suppers are fundraisers for the Cocagne Saint-Pierre Church. Come one, come all!

For more information, please contact the Rural Community of Cocagne

January 29: The Process of Adaptation to Climate Change in the Cocagne-Grande-Digue Community

Date: Monday, January 29, 2018
Time: 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Location: Notre Centre in Grande-Digue (468 route 530, Grande-Digue, NB)

A public presentation will be held Monday, January 29, at the Notre centre in Grande-Digue to share the results of an interdisciplinary research, particularly in social sciences, stemming from the ARTisticc project (Adaptation Research, a Trans-Disciplinary Transnational Community and Policy Centred Approach).

February 8: Prepare for your funeral (date subject to change)

The Green Burials and Natural Cemeteries Committee is currently organizing this free workshop. Please check our website regularly: details coming soon !

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The Pays de Cocagne in pictures

The Pays de Cocagne in pictures