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Farmland Protection

Bill 185 and proposed Provincial Planning Statement (PPS), 2024: OFT’s Policy Recommendations

  • June 7, 2024
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

RE: ERO 019-8369; Proposed Planning Act, City of Toronto Act, 2006, and Municipal Act, 2001 Changes (Schedules 4, 9, and 12... Continue Reading

Ontario’s Farmland Needs Your Support

  • May 13, 2024
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Dear reader, We hope you are enjoying this spring weather that we have been treated with here in southwestern Ontario. As... Continue Reading

Joint Letter to Premier Ford Regarding Threat to Farmland in Wilmot

  • April 22, 2024
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

On behalf of the Ontario Farmland Trust, Martin Straathof, Executive Director, has signed this Joint Letter with Max Hansgen, President of... Continue Reading

Celebrate Earth Day with OFT

  • April 15, 2024
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Small Choices For A Better Tomorrow Happening annually on April 22, Earth Day is an event that serves as a reminder... Continue Reading

Press Release: Funding to provincial farmland conservation organization to support specialized course on rural land use planning

  • March 8, 2024
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Students to present at upcoming Forum event in Centre Wellington  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Guelph, ON –  The Ontario Farmland Trust (OFT)... Continue Reading

Press Release: Forum promises to spark dialogue about the Future of Ontario Farmland

  • February 29, 2024
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Guelph, ON – The annual Farmland Forum, hosted by the Ontario Farmland Trust (OFT), is coming to Elora... Continue Reading

Canada’s Agriculture Day

  • February 12, 2024
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Celebrating Agriculture in Canada! Canada’s Agriculture Day is on February 13th, and we’re excited to celebrate! Canada’s Agriculture Day (#CdnAgDay) is... Continue Reading

Embracing the Future: Ontario Farmland Trust’s Perspective on Carbon Offsets and Sustainable Agriculture

  • December 18, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Embracing the Future: Ontario Farmland Trust’s Perspective on Carbon Offsets and Sustainable Agriculture As an organization dedicated to the protection and... Continue Reading

Sowing Seeds of Change: Empowering Ontario Farmers for a Competitive and Sustainable Future

  • December 18, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

Sowing Seeds of Change: Empowering Ontario Farmers for a Competitive and Sustainable Future December is a time when many Canadians celebrate... Continue Reading

Wrapping up another year at the Ontario Farmland Trust

  • November 20, 2023
  • OntarioFarmlandTrust

As the year draws to a close, the barns have been stocked with hay, and the quiet winter months are upon... Continue Reading