Commentaries

Setting Canada’s table with a food policy
(June 23, 2017 - Food Safety, National Food Strategy®, Local Food, Food Literacy)

Ag leaders talk trade with U.S. partners
(June 16, 2017)

Ag takes on misinformation in boot camp style
(June 9, 2017 - Biotechnology)

National food policy consults underway
(June 2, 2017 - Food Safety, National Food Strategy®, Food Literacy)

Changing Workplaces Review needs economic assessment to determine feasibility in agriculture
(May 26, 2017 - Farm Labour & Safety)

Census data reflects changes in agriculture industry
(May 18, 2017)

What’s more important than Farms Forever?
(May 12, 2017 - Land Use Policy & Farmland Preservation, Beginning Farmer Programming, Local Food)

Agriculture’s social license – a complex challenge
(May 5, 2017 - Farm Animal Care)

New plan reflects commitment to reducing Great Lakes phosphorus levels
(April 27, 2017 - Water)

Solution to urban housing crunch lies outside the city
(April 20, 2017 - Rural Economic Development, Health Care, Energy, Education, Natural Gas Infrastructure)

Road safety refresher for farm equipment
(April 13, 2017 - Farm Implements, Transportation)

Government releases Red Tape Challenge report on food processing sector
(April 6, 2017 - Open for Business )

Federal budget includes agri-food as key priority area for growth
(March 31, 2017)

Wanted: Chief Science Officer that understands ag
(March 24, 2017 - Agri-Food Research, Environmental)

Members talk ag growth on Parliament Hill
(March 17, 2017 - Energy, Transportation, Telecommunications, National Food Strategy®, Natural Gas Infrastructure, Climate Change)

Province delivers on adjusting electricity distribution costs
(March 10, 2017 - Energy)

Investments in Ontario’s rural economy can relieve pressure on cities
(March 3, 2017 - Farm Finance)

OFA addressing skewed farm tax ratio with municipalities
(February 24, 2017 - Municipal Government, Taxation, Property Assessment and Taxation, Provincial Funding Transfers to Municipalities )

Canada’s path to prosperity lies in ag
(February 17, 2017 - Business Risk Management)

Celebrate Canadian agriculture and food this month
(February 10, 2017 - National Food Strategy®, Local Food, Food Literacy)

Working with ROMA for improved infrastructure in rural Ontario
(February 3, 2017 - Municipal Government, Rural Economic Development, Telecommunications, Property Assessment and Taxation, Drainage, Natural Gas Infrastructure, Provincial Funding Transfers to Municipalities )

What is the real cost of closing rural schools?
(January 26, 2017 - Municipal Government, Child Care)

What agriculture needs in Ontario’s 2017 budget
(January 20, 2017 - Rural Economic Development, Energy, Business Risk Management, Natural Gas Infrastructure)

CRTC gets it right: farmers need high speed internet access
(January 13, 2017 - Telecommunications)

OFA’s 2017 priorities line up with latest government mandate letters
(January 5, 2017 - Rural Economic Development, Weed & Pest Management, Energy, Waste Management, Open for Business , Natural Gas Infrastructure, Provincial Funding Transfers to Municipalities , Climate Change)