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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

National Indigenous Peoples Day

  • June 21, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Today is National Indigenous Peoples Day! Together, let’s take a moment to reflect on where we are currently living and working.... Continue Reading

Annual General Meeting

  • June 17, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

On Wednesday June 16th the Ontario Farmland Trust hosted its Annual General Meeting. The meeting was held virtually (again!) this year due... Continue Reading

Happy Local Food Week!

  • June 4, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

If there is one thing that everyone can agree on, it’s that there is nothing better than the taste of fresh,... Continue Reading