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.
Apply for a seat on the Lake Erie Region Source Protection Committee
We are looking for an interested, committed individual with relevant experience to fill a seat on the Lake Erie Region Source Protection Committee. There is a vacancy for one of seven seats…
July 31, 2021
Food Day Canada
Food Day Canada encourages consumers across the country to shop local and celebrate the abundance of fresh and delicious Canadian food and beverages we enjoy every day.
August 12, 2021
OFA Regional Meeting - Kent
The OFA Regional Meeting for members in the county of Kent will be hosted virtually on August 12, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
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On July 31st celebrate our farmers, fishers, chefs and even home cooks!
🧑🍳🚜🎣#TongsUpOnt #FoodDayCanada #ThinkTurkey #LoveOntFood @FoodlandOnt @MeatPoultryON @ProduceSimple
Get ready for #FoodDayCanada! Download the I ♥️ Local Social Media Planning Kit from #AlwaysinSeason, developed by @FarmFoodCareON and @OntarioFarms. Support local agriculture, food and beverage and increase engagement in your community – even virtually! https://ofa.on.ca/alwaysinseason
Moving farm equipment on public roadways means paying attention. Before heading out, do a pre-operational inspection, secure any loads and plan your route.
Check out our Road Safety webpage for more information - https://www.casa-acsa.ca/en/resources/road-safety-week/
#RoadSafety #FarmSafety #AgSafeCanada
Who loves the incredible food we grow in Ontario?
We have a bbq kit from our friends @OntarioFarms to giveaway! See the details on our pinned tweet and add #TongsUpONT
#ontag #ontario #Giveaways #loveONTfood #food #FoodTravelChat #foodie
#FoodDayCanada is 3 days away🚨 July 31 BBQ your favourite meal sourcing #ontag produce, meats, meat alternatives, grains, dairy products, condiments & preserves. 📸 a picture & share it to social media using the slogan #TongsUpOnt for #FoodDayCanada for your chance to win❗
Attention OFA members in Prince Edward county🚨The Farmer Wellness Program is now available in your area. OFA is pleased to see the program expanding geographically to ensure farmers and #ruralON have the opportunity to access these essential services
Farmer Wellness Program is available @ontariofarms OFA members locally.
Generations of farmers have worked hard.
And generations have silently struggled with mental health.
You don't have to struggle alone.
Attention all OFA members 🚨 Regional Meeting season kicks off August 12 with @KentFederation and @county_oxford. We encourage you to view the 2021 regional meeting schedule and register to attend for your area. Find out how to pre-register here: https://ofa.on.ca/regional-meetings/
#sponsored Stock up on summer gear at @MarksComm! #DYK 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? More info here: https://ofa.on.ca/benefit/marks-commercial/
Farm life can be demanding, challenging & busy. Be sure to put yourself at the top of the priority list. Blocking off time for self-care can help prevent burnout & ensures you show up mentally & physically rested. Remember, you cannot pour from an empty cup #WellnessWednesday
OFA is looking for an agricultural representative to fill a vacant seat on the Lake Erie Region Source Protection Committee. Application forms are now available until August 24, 2021. If you are interested, learn more here 👇