Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) is one step closer to being amended with the recent second reading of Bill 85 (2013) Companies Statute Law Amendment Act, 2014
As part of Class 15 of the Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program, I have received a number of opportunities to see the different challenges and opportunities that rural Ontario faces every day.
Grain Farmers of Ontario is continuing to support the development of our young agricultural leaders with the Grains in Action Summit ‘Harvesting Growth’.
The new Grain Farmers of Ontario Professorship in Wheat Breeding in the Department of Plant Agriculture will be filled by Dr. Ali Navabi.
Agriculture rang through the halls of Queen’s Park on April 8, 2014 when the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) visited provincial politicians.
I’m thinking more of the circulation of maps where herbicide resistant weeds are springing up, in ever widening circles in ever broadening numbers of species.
Ontario agriculture and agri-food was tossed yet another curveball last week with the announcement that Quality Meat Packers Limited has declared insolvency
A new report by Ipsos Marketing on farmers attitudes on the environment has revealed that farmers are much more likely to consider the environment an important issue than consumers are.
Being the voice of Ontario farmers is not an easy task.
Last month, the Ontario Farmland Trust held their annual policy forum, which focused on the impending reviews of the Greenbelt Plan, the Oak Ridges Moraine Plan, the Niagara Escarpment Plan and the Places to Grow Plan