ᐸᕐᓇᐅᑎᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᐊᑑᑎᓂᕐᓗ ᓂᕿᓂᒃ ᐊᑯᓃᒃᑲᓐᓂᖁᔨᓪᓗᓂ
ᐊᑐᑦᓯᐊᕐᓂᖅ ᐃᓄᓕᖅᑕᓂᒃ ᓂᕿᓂᒃ
Using Country Food
prepare and serve food for it to last longer
ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᖃᑦᑕᖅᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᖃᓄᑎᒋ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᐅᓂᖓᓂᒃ ᐃᒻᒥᓂᒃ ᓂᕆᒃᑲᕈᓐᓇᕐᓂᖅ ᐊᓯᒥᓂᓪᓗ. ᓂᕿᑦᓴᖃᑦᓯᐊᕐᓂᖅ ᐃᓄᓕᖅᑕᓂᒃ ᐱᕕᖃᕆᐊᖃᖅᐸᑦᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᐆᒻᒪᕆᓐᓂᖃᕐᓗᓂᓗ.
ᐃᓄᓕᖅᑕᐃᑦ ᐱᒃᑯᒋᔭᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᐊᖑᔭᐅᖃᑦᑕᖅᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᐸᕐᓇᑕᐅᑦᓯᐊᖅᓱᑎᓪᓗ ᐊᑯᓃᖁᔭᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ. ᓱᓇᓕᒫᑦᓯᐊᑦ ᐃᒋᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᖅᓯᒪᙱᑦᑐᑦ.
Inuit knew how important it was to be able to feed themselves and others. Securing country food took up much of their time and energy.
Country food was respectfully harvested and carefully prepared and preserved. Nothing was wasted.
ᑖᒃᑯᐊ ᓱᓕ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᐊᓘᔪᑦ ᐃᖅᑲᐅᒪᒋᐊᖏᑦ. ᐃᓄᓕᖅᑕᐃᑦ ᓱᓕ ᐱᐅᓂᖅᐸᐅᕗᑦ ᖃᓄᐃᙱᓯᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓂᕿᑦᓯᐊᕙᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᐅᓪᓗᒥᐅᔪᖅ.
ᐃᓱᒪᒋᓗᒋᑦ ᐅᑯᐊ ᐊᐱᖅᑯᑕᐅᔪᑦ ᐃᑲᔫᑕᐅᓗᑎᒃ ᐸᕐᓇᐅᑎᖃᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐱᕚᓪᓕᑎᑦᓯᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓂᕿᑦᓴᖃᑦᓯᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐱᐅᓂᖏᓐᓂᓪᓗ.
These are still important things for us to remember. Country food is still the best source for good health today.
Consider the following questions to help plan how to improve your food security and quality:
ᐱᓕᕆᖃᑎᒌᓐᓂᒃᑯᑦ ᐋᖅᑭᓱᖅᑕᐅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᑖᒃᑯᓇᙵᑦ ᐃᓄᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᕝᕕᖓᓐᓂ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᕐᕕᐊᓂ ᐋᖅᑭᐅᒪᕝᕕᒃᑯᑦ - Developed in partnership between Department of Family Services and Aqqiumavvik Society