Although the ministers rightly reaffirmed support to supply managed industries for damage caused by trade negotiation outcomes, the federal government refused to commit funding to assist other farmers dealing with limited marketing options.
Canada has developed a voluntary program for managing nutrients based on a program from the state of Ohio.
Reliable internet supports farms and rural communities.
Emphasis on a need to preserve Ontario farmland in order to ensure a fruitful legacy for future generations.
Support needed Business Risk Management programming.
These local meetings ‘kick off’ the Ontario farm meeting season in the lead up to the Ontario Federation of Agriculture’s (OFA) annual general meeting in November.
Carbon taxes, pesticide regulations and food policy are three topics CFFO asked Minister Hardeman to take to the table at the Federal-Provincial Agriculture Ministers’ meeting this week.
There are several key issues including investing in rural infrastructure.
Operation Pollinator is “an international biodiversity program from Syngenta, designed to enhance the number of pollinating insects on farms and in out-of-play areas on golf courses.”
Applications are now open for the 2020 American Soybean Association Corteva Young Leader Program.