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Agriculture

Agriculture in the Greenbelt

  • May 11, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

As the weather warms, the birds are singing, the bees buzzing, and farmers dive back into their growing season. Spring is... Continue Reading

Agriculture in the Greenbelt

  • February 15, 2022
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Did you know that the Greenbelt protects over two million acres of land and 37% of this acreage is farmland? Contrary... 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

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

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

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

A Farm in Winter

  • January 11, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

There’s nothing quite like a farm in the winter time. The sound of crunching snow underfoot. The smell of burning firewood... Continue Reading

BAKING IN A WINTER WONDERLAND

  • December 9, 2020
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. It’s time for winter apple baking! There’s simply no better way to kick... Continue Reading

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON FARMING

  • September 10, 2020
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

It’s September, and we are entering a new transition period with not only the colder temperatures and changing leaves of Autumn,... Continue Reading