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Central Experimental Farm Research is Globally Important, says BBC (Heritage Ottawa)

NCC to hold public consultations on Civis hospital location (CBC News)

Denley: The NCC has the ideas in Ottawa -- where's city hall? (Ottawa Citizen)

Egan: On the new Civic -- we're taking a trip but can we leave the Farm? (Ottawa Citizen)

Memo to minister raised flags over Sir John Carling, Tunney's sites for future hospital (CBC News)

Editorial: Consulting on the new hospital -- not quite (Ottawa Citizen)

National Capital Commission restarting site selection for Ottawa Hospital relocation (CBC News)

NCC votes to revisit federal lands for Ottawa's Civic hospital (Metro)

Anderson: The Central Experimental Farm's original Botanic Garden still exists (Ottawa Citizen) 

Modler: A food scientist says the new hospital campus should be built at the Experimental Farm (Ottawa Citizen)

Parking given prominence in Ottawa Hospital's Civic expansion plan (CBC News)

Poilievre wants inquiry on Liberal decision to review Civic campus site (Ottawa Sun)

Pierre Poilievre introducing House of Commons motion over Civic hospital delay (Metro)

Your letters for Saturday, May 28: Political leaders, parkland (Ottawa Citizen)

Editorial: The public and the park (Ottawa Citizen)

Heritage minister asks NCC to mull more sites for Civic hospital move (CBC News)

Federal government asks NCC to review sites for Ottawa Hospital's new Civic campus (Ottawa Citizen)

Hospital expansion sows concern among scientists testing drought-resistant crops (CBC News)

Draft environmental assessment report on Experimental Farm land proposed for Civic Hospital (580 CFRA News Talk Radio)

Carruthers: Why the new Civic must be built on the farm -- and fast (Ottawa Citizen)

Your letters for Friday: The cab generation and let's let MacLaren off the hook (Ottawa Citizen)

Letter in support of the Central Experimental Farm from Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada

Parties agree on Civic Hospital expansion consultations (ottawacommunitynews.com)

Evening Brief: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 (iPolitics)

Former ag officials to Trudeau: Don't build Ottawa hospital on Experimental Farm land (iPolitics)

Former Agriculture Canada officials urge Trudeau to keep the hospital off the farm (Ottawa Sun)

More options, consultation needed on new hospital site, groups tell officials (CBC News)

Carleton eyes health research from a different perspective (Ottawa Sun)

Des consultations sur le choix de la Ferme éxperimentale pour le nouveau campus de l’Hôpital d’Ottawa (ICI Radio-Canada)

Agriculture institute to hold consultation on Experimental Farm hospital site (CBC News)

Explainer: How to build a hospital (Ottawa Citizen)

Egan: From Barry's Bay kid to $630K a year, humble helmsman of Civic's future (Ottawa Citizen)

Experimental Farm 'greenness' helps our health, experts say (Ottawa Citizen)

Farm's health benefits should trump hospital expansion: profs (Ottawa Sun)

Your letters for Friday, March 11: The Lord Elgin, the conservative mind, perserving farmland (Ottawa Citizen)

Hospital goes to the people with pitch, but public won't get say in final location (Ottawa Citizen)

Ottawa Hospital charts new future (ottawacommunitynews.com)

Editorial: Limiting public input on the hospital (Ottawa Citizen)

Egan: The Ottawa Hospital still sorry, but eyes still firmly on the Farm (Ottawa Citizen)

Ottawa Hosipital Civic campus public consultation draws hundreds (CBC News)

Kitts on new Hospital (Ottawa Morning (CBC))

Ottawa Hospital Civic campus public consultation starts today (CBC News)

Carleton U. eyed expansion to experimental farm (Ottawa Sun)

Group continues fight against farm hospital site (Centretown News)

Anderson: Stop Coveting the Experimental Farm (Ottawa Citizen)

Build hospital on another site (Ottawa Citizen - Letters for Wednesday, Feb. 24)

Proper environmental assessment skipped on pasture transfer: Agriculture Canada (ipolitics)

Time is ticking on the new hospital (Ottawa Citizen - Your Letters for Tuesday, Feb. 23)

The cost of a new hospital (Ottawa Citizen - Letters for Saturday, Feb. 20)

Reevely: Experimental Farm needs protecting, McKenna says (Ottawa Citizen)

Sherring: McKenna learning the political dance quickly (Ottawa Sun)

No time to waste in choosing hospital site, says MPP Lisa MacLeod (Ottawa Citizen)

Baird says securing Farm land for Civic was for “greater good" (Ottawa Citizen)

Editorial: Hospital bosses, heal thyselves (Ottawa Citizen)

Experimental farm land deal kept under wraps before announcement, documents show (CBC)

'We have to get this right': Hospital looks for options beyond Experimental Farm (Ottawa Citizen)

Harper government broke rules when transferring historic land: watchdog

Revisiting Central Experimental Farm Land Transfer in Ottawa (The Exchange)

Coalition Fights to Save Experimental Farm in Ottawa (The Western Producer)

Reevely: Councillor demands protection for Experimental Farm from politicians' snap decisions (Ottawa Citizen)

If Trudeau’s serious about science, he’ll prove it with the Experimental Farm (iPolitics)

NOVEMBER 23RD, 2015 - A coalition of organizations and individuals, including the CSLA, writes to The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change (with responsibility for Parks Canada Agency and National Historic Sites of Canada), and The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage (with responsibility for the National Capital Commission) stating the importance of protecting the Central Experimental Farm lands. CLICK HERE to read the letter

December 12th, 2014 - The Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) expresses the extreme concern of our members with the November 3rd, 2014 announcement that 60 acres of the Central Experimental Farm (CEF) lands would be developed to support the expansion of the Civic hospital and vehicle support (parking). CLICK HERE to read a letter to The Honourable John Baird from the Board of the CSLA