Sarah Elton

Freelance Journalist and Writer

Sarah Elton is a journalist and writer who focuses on food and agriculture, science and sustainability. She is a food columnist for CBC Radio and writes regularly for publications across North America including Maclean’s and Her first book, Locavore: From Farmers’ Fields to Rooftop Gardens, How Canadians Are Changing the Way We Eat, is a national bestseller and was named one of’s top 50 books of 2010. Sarah is at work on a new book about the future of food. You can find her online at or connect with her on Facebook or Twitter.