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farmland protection

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

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

National Soil Conservation Week

  • April 19, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Happy National Soil Conservation Week! Agricultural soil is one of our most valuable non-renewable resources. It provides us with fresh, local... Continue Reading

The Greenbelt Expansion

  • March 17, 2021
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

The Greenbelt Plan is a set of policies that protects farmland, countryside, and natural areas in the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH)... Continue Reading

SUCCESSION PLANNING AND FARMLAND EASEMENT AGREEMENTS

  • September 2, 2020
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Welcome to part two of our blog series on the farm succession crisis in Ontario. In part one, we talked about the... Continue Reading

MURRAY’S STORY

  • April 20, 2020
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Dear Friends of Farmland, Please enjoy the story below, about one of our easement donor’s heritage in agriculture and the journey... Continue Reading

A FAMILY FARM FOREVER

  • March 9, 2020
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Nestled in a corner of Prince Edward County, Ontario is a picturesque, 210-acre family farm in its sixth generation. The organic... Continue Reading

FARMING GROUPS CALL FOR URBAN BOUNDARY FREEZE TO SAVE FARMLAND

  • November 24, 2016
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

November has been a historic moment for farmland protection in Ontario. For the first time, all of the province’s major farm... Continue Reading