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Goodbye Hershil

  • August 15, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

It is with mixed emotions that we let you know that Hershil, our Policy and Event Planning Coordinator, will be entering... Continue Reading

Brittany’s Field Update

  • August 15, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

This summer has truly been a blast! There is nothing like being able to get out and enjoy all of the... Continue Reading

What’s Growing On?

  • August 11, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Ontario’s farmland plays an integral role in keeping our local communities fed, which is one of the reasons why farmland protection... Continue Reading

YOU can help protect farmland

  • July 21, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Losing 319 acres of farmland a day in Ontario should be alarming to everyone, as it is one resource that every... Continue Reading

Species Spotlight: Barn Swallow

  • July 11, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Did you know that Barn Swallows once nested in caves across North America but now rely heavily on barns and farmland... Continue Reading

Ontario Losing 319 Acres of Farmland Every Day

  • July 4, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

According to the new statistics from the 2021 Census of Agriculture, the rate of farmland loss in Ontario has increased to... Continue Reading

OFT Welcomes New Executive Director

  • June 20, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Ontario Farmland Trust is pleased to welcome our new Executive Director, Martin Straathof! Martin’s previous experience is diverse, ranging from agriculture,... Continue Reading

2022 Annual Members’ Meeting

  • June 16, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

On Wednesday June 15th the Ontario Farmland Trust hosted its Annual Members’ Meeting at the Grandway Events Centre! The meeting was overseen... Continue Reading

Brittany’s Field Update

  • June 9, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Brittany, our summer student, has created a blog post detailing our adventures so far in the field! Read all about them... Continue Reading

Help us win $20,000!

  • June 1, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Whether you’re vegan, vegetarian or meat and potatoes, everybody eats!  In one way or another, everybody needs farmland.  The Great Canadian... Continue Reading