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Leave the Leaves!

  • October 16, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Leave the Leaves! Whether you reside in an urban, suburban or rural area, there can be many benefits to putting down... Continue Reading

Ontario Agriculture Week

  • September 27, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Ontario Agriculture Week and what it means to you! October 2-8, 2023 Welcome to Fall in Ontario! While you may be... Continue Reading

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A Major Victory in Farmland Protection!

  • September 22, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

The Ontario Farmland Trust team is thrilled to see that the provincial government has reversed its decision to allow development in... Continue Reading

Bridging the Gap: Nurturing Sustainable Futures with the Ontario Farmland Trust

  • September 18, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

In recent years, the tides of change have swept through the agricultural sector in Ontario, ushering in promising horizons for sustainable... Continue Reading

Beyond the Greenbelt Controversy

Ontario’s Precious Farmland: Beyond the Greenbelt Controversy

  • August 15, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Note: *This news story has been updated since it was first published. Ontario’s vibrant landscapes and rich, world-class quality farmlands have... Continue Reading

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Update from the Field

  • August 15, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Ontario’s farmland provides us with food, fuel, fibre, flowers, and a vast array of ecosystem services.  Over the past few months... Continue Reading

Northumberland County Forum on Farmland Protection

Northumberland County discusses the Importance of Farmland Protection

  • July 31, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

This past Saturday, the Ontario Farmland Trust was invited to participate in a forum in Northumberland County on the importance of... Continue Reading

The Ontario Farmland Trust celebrates Food Day Canada on August 5th!

  • July 26, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Shop. Cook. Dine. Celebrate. Canadian. Food Day Canada is all about focusing on the people behind the food. This includes farmers,... Continue Reading

An update regarding the proposed Provincial Planning Statement

  • July 14, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

This week, the Ontario Farmland Trust (OFT) was pleased to participate in a roundtable discussion co-hosted by Minister of Agriculture, Food... Continue Reading

It’s Local Food Week in Ontario!

  • June 5, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

June 5-11, 2023 Farms across Ontario produce a huge variety of local food every year – over 200 different commodities! To... Continue Reading