On March 27, 2018, the Ontario Hazelnut Association, in co-operation with Ferrero Canada, will host IF YOU PLANT IT, THEY WILL COME, the 9TH Annual Ontario Hazelnut Association Symposium. a gathering of growers, nurseries, companies, government, academics and executives who are involved in the hazelnut value chain in Ontario.
The Beef Farmers of Ontario (BFO) commends the Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture and Forestry on the completion of the report titled, A Growing Concern: How to Keep Farmland in the Hands of Canadian Farmers released publicly earlier this week. BFO is pleased by the report’s recognition of the need to create and maintain affordable pathways to ownership of, and access to, productive agricultural lands in effort to curb the growing threat that rising farmland prices are having on the long-term viability and sustainability of family farms in Canada.
Chicken Farmers of Canada is proud to announce the election of the 2018 Executive Committee. The elections followed the annual general meeting and the 15-member Board of Directors, made up of farmers and other stakeholders from the chicken industry, has chosen the following representatives: