To transfer your Farm Business Registration (FBR) payment to a membership, please email, fax, or mail the NFU-O office with the name on your FBR form, your FBR number, your phone number, and a note requesting that your FBR fee be applied to a membership.
Dear Party Leaders: According to the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada State of the Sector, agriculture and the agri-food sector generated $108.2 billion in 2014, accounting for 6.6% of Canada’s GDP. Even with this presence and impact on the Canadian economy, … Continue reading
(Guelph, ON) – The National Farmers Union in Ontario (NFU-O) welcomes today’s announcement by Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Honourable Glen Murray, that Ontario will introduce new regulations to reduce the overuse of neonicotinoid insecticides in agricultural practices in … Continue reading
To download and view the NFUO’s response to the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change’s discussion paper, click here.
Background The National Farmers Union – Ontario (NFU-O) is a strong supporter of supply management and orderly marketing, and it applauds the Chicken Farmers of Ontario for committing to public and stakeholder consultations on allocating future growth. NFU members were … Continue reading
(DENFIELD) – The National Farmers Union in Ontario has submitted comments on the discussion paper Pollinator Health – A Proposal for Enhancing Pollinator Health and Reducing the Use of Neonicotinoid Pesticides in Ontario. The NFU supports the Ontario government’s initiative … Continue reading
By Julie Fleischauer Golden Acres Farm I joined the National Farmers Union-Ontario because out of all the important issues facing our farming communities at this time there were a few that finally hit home for me. When I decided that … Continue reading
Friday, March 6 and Saturday, March 7, 2015 Waterloo, ON Friday, March 6 The Family Farm documentary screening, 7:00 p.m. Princess Cinema, 6 Princess St. W., Waterloo A trailer is available at: http://rotatingplanet.com/ Tickets are $10 at the door. The … Continue reading
Key Points from the National Farmers Union for the Public Consultation Pollinator Health: A Proposal for Enhancing Pollinator Health and Reducing the Use of Neonicotinoid Pesticides in Ontario EBR Registry: 012-3068 Background: On November 25, 2014, the Ontario Ministry of … Continue reading