The Mississauga Fruit Tree envisions a future where the bulk of backyard fruit is utilized and shared between neighbours and everyone has access to healthy food. It is sad that currently the bulk of food grown in urban areas goes to waste, while the fruit we consume is grown in water-intensive orchards far from our homes. Our innovative garden and fruit gleaning programs promote sustainable urban ecology, activate local food, and build social cohesion. Following is a list of programs and services we offered: