Welcome to the OFA
OFA is the trusted, farmer-led organization for Ontario’s farming community. We use our grassroots voice to advocate for a sustainable farming and food sector on issues that impact our more than 38,000 farm members, our industry and our rural communities. We are working for Farms and Food Forever.
As a benefit of membership, OFA members receive 10% off select items all year-round at any Mark’s store when they present their Mark’s “Pay As You Go” discount card.
AgriStability extends application deadline with further support for beekeepers and poultry farmers
In response to the significant challenges faced by Ontario farmers this spring, especially beekeepers and poultry farmers, the deadline for 2022 AgriStability applications and fee payments have been extended to June 30, 2022.…
May 19, 2022
Grey/Bruce and Owen Sound All Candidates Meeting
Join the Grey County Federation of Agriculture and Bruce County Federation of Agriculture for the Grey/Bruce and Owen Sound All Candidates Meeting.
May 24, 2022
Lambton-Kent-Middlesex - Meet Your MPP Candidates
Join the Lambton, Kent, and Middlesex Federations of Agriculture for an All-Candidates Meeting.
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News Release: Farmers embracing technology, sustainable practices and direct-to-consumer sales https://ofa.on.ca/newsroom/farmers-embracing-technology-sustainable-practices-and-direct-to-consumer-sales/
#HamiltonFarmers, the City is looking for feedback on policy and zoning recommendations for farm labour residences. Give your comments until the end of June on the #EngageHamilton website:
#greenhouse #horticulture #ontag #aglabour
Farm Labour Residences Policy Review
The City of Hamilton is seeking public and stakeholder input to update polices and zoning regulations relating to ...
Thinking of applying for AgriStability program coverage? The deadline was extended to June 30 to give farmers more time to assess the coverage they need. Visit https://www.agricorp.com/en-ca/News/2022/Pages/AgriStability-Farmers-now-have-until-June-30-to-secure-coverage.aspx to learn more & apply. #OntAg
Spring is finally here! And that means more farm machinery on the roadways. Remember to only pass farm machinery when it’s safe to do so – make sure you have plenty of time and a clear line of sight.
More info: http://www.casa-acsa.ca/en/resources/road-safety-week/
@BeefFarmersON @OntarioFarms 🙏 Ontario Beef for the opportunity to feature the Farmer Wellness Initiative in this issue. Confidential counselling available to all Ontario farmers & their families 24/7 in English & French. Our most valuable resource is our people. To reach FWI 1 866 267 6255
Just 10 minutes until we go live on Facebook at https://m.facebook.com/PerthCountyFedofAg/ !! #onpoli #Ontag
🚨 A reminder of tomorrows information webinar @ 12noon regarding the new Standards of Care for Outdoor Dogs. There is still time to register for this free event by visiting https://bit.ly/3vWnB9O #Sheep @OntarioFarms https://twitter.com/OntarioSheep/status/1521543695073529863
Join us for an information session on May 18th @ 12noon regarding the new Standards of Care for Outdoor Dogs. Register for free by visiting https://bit.ly/3vWnB9O #Sheep @OntarioFarms
Great turn out at the #HFA @OntarioFarms MPP All Candidates meeting! Great agriculture discussion with the candidates running
#SavingsAlert 🚨 @MarksComm is currently running a special discount event exclusively for OFA members. Log in to the OFA website and scroll over to the members-only section of our Mark's benefits page to grab your 25% off coupon. Offer ends May 21.
As a benefit of membership, OFA members receive 10% off select items all year-round at any Mark's store when the...
Calling all members in the following areas: Perth County, Haldimand & Wellington🚨 Your federations will be hosting all-candidate meetings tonight! Check out our events page for more information on registration and location details. Have your voice heard!