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Three more farms permanently protected!

  • December 21, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

We are thrilled to announce that we have finalized the protection of three new farms, bringing OFT to a total of... Continue Reading

Land-linking Workshop Wrap-Up

  • December 4, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

On November 18th, we wrapped up our last Land-linking workshop with the National Farmers Union—Ontario (NFUO) for the series this fall.... Continue Reading

World Soil Day

  • December 4, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

World Soil Day is December 5th! Agricultural soil is one of our most valuable non-renewable resources. We rely on it to... Continue Reading

Meet David and Louise…

  • November 25, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

The “Not Farmers” who care a great deal about farmland protection “Oh, we’re not farmers,” David chuckles down the telephone line... Continue Reading

Supporting Ontario’s Flower Farms

  • November 12, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Cover photo by Zoe Schaeffer on Unsplash  As the weather cools down and the colourful leaves of fall start to drop,... Continue Reading

The Value of all of Ontario’s Farmland

  • November 12, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Farmland provides us with food, fuel, fibre, flowers, and more, and every Ontarian relies on it in one way or another.... Continue Reading

Land-linking and Farmland Conservation Workshops

  • October 18, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Our Land-Linking and Farmland Conservation workshop series is back! In partnership with the National Farmers Union of Ontario this workshop series is for farmers and... Continue Reading

The Importance of a Robust Farmland Base

  • October 18, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Without farmland, farming is not possible. Farmland is the base of our agricultural sector, and having a robust and highly connected... Continue Reading

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