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More Than Food

  • September 16, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Did you know that in addition to providing us with food, fuel, fibre, and flowers, Ontario’s farmland can also provide a... Continue Reading

Baraka’s Story (Peaches)

  • September 13, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

One of our great new volunteers, Baraka, wrote a blog for us about his connection to Ontario’s farmland. His story is... Continue Reading

2021 Field Season Wrap-Up

  • September 8, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Before starting school again in September, our summer student Kendyll wrote another blog for us filled with highlights from our field... Continue Reading

Land Use Planning and Farmland

  • August 16, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

One of our awesome volunteers, Heather, is super interested in land use planning and the roles that it can play in... Continue Reading

What is possible on lower classes of farmland?

  • August 16, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Ontario’s agricultural sector is diverse, and Ontario’s farmland is no exception. It is, in part, this diversity within our agricultural soils... Continue Reading

The Butternut Tree

  • August 12, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Did you know that we monitor an array of species at risk on our protected farms across Ontario? One of our... Continue Reading

Ontario’s Diverse Agricultural Sector

  • July 19, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Ontario’s farmland is a finite and non-renewable resource that we cannot afford to lose. Farmland provides us with food, fuel, fibre,... Continue Reading

Welcome Melissa and Hershil!

  • July 19, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Welcome Melissa and Hershil! OFT is excited to announce the addition of two new team members! We would like to extend... Continue Reading

Kendyll’s Field Update

  • July 13, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Kendyll, our summer Farmland Ecology Assistant, has prepared a quick blog with some of her favourite memories and observations from our... Continue Reading

National Pollinator Week

  • June 21, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

National Pollinator Week is June 21-27! Pollinator week is an annual event that recognizes and celebrates the essential roles our pollinators... Continue Reading