Supporting agriculture, local food and local beverage processors has never been more important. Through Canadian Agricultural Partnership funding, OFA, its partners, and Wilton Consulting Group developed a toolkit for communities to guide them through potential activities, key performance metrics, funding opportunities, and ways to collaborate to support the agri-food sector. Read the news release in English and en Français.
A Toolkit for Local Food Practitioners
Always in Season Pilot Projects
The second phase of the project puts to the Toolkit into action through pilot initiatives in partnership with community organizations and municipalities. To date, the pilot projects include:
- I ♥ Local Social Media Planning Kit
- Where Local Lives guidebook for the South Central Ontario Region
- Always in Season Colouring Book
- Video: Carrot Value Chain in York Region
- Local initiatives infographic series
Social Media Planning KitLearn more about Where Local Lives: South Central Ontario RegionLearn more about Agriculture is Always in Season Colouring BookLearn more about
This project was funded by the Canadian Agriculture Partnership, a five-year federal-provincial-territorial initiative.