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Support the NFU-O this holiday season!

On December 15, 2017, Posted by , In Home,Press Release, With Comments Off on Support the NFU-O this holiday season!

If you’re looking for a gift for that hard-to-buy-for person in your life, consider supporting the NFU-O by buying them an NFU-O associate membership, or donating to the National Farmers Foundation on their behalf. Here are some reasons why these gifts are amazing: Associate Memberships are for non-farmers who believe…

Save the Date! – Region 3 Convention & NFU-O AGM

On December 15, 2017, Posted by , In Home,Press Release, With Comments Off on Save the Date! – Region 3 Convention & NFU-O AGM

Save the date for the Region 3 Convention & NFU-O AGM taking place on March 1-3, 2018 in Belleville, Ontario! We have many exciting speakers in the works, and will post more information in the new year.                         

November 2017 Newsletter – Local 328

On November 10, 2017, Posted by , In Home,Press Release, With Comments Off on November 2017 Newsletter – Local 328

Take a look at what Lambton has planned for this month

November 2017 Newsletter – Local 312

On November 7, 2017, Posted by , In Home,Press Release, With Comments Off on November 2017 Newsletter – Local 312

Take a look at what Middlesex County has planned for November.

Rural Infrastructure Survey

On October 23, 2017, Posted by , In Home,Press Release, With Comments Off on Rural Infrastructure Survey

Summer 2017 Newsletter – Local 344

On October 18, 2017, Posted by , In Home, With Comments Off on Summer 2017 Newsletter – Local 344

Take a look at what the Grey County Local has been up to over the summer.

Op Ed: Listening to farmers is moving in the right direction

On October 18, 2017, Posted by , In Home, With Comments Off on Op Ed: Listening to farmers is moving in the right direction

Earlier this week, Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced some modifications to his proposed changes to the Income Tax Act. The announced measures are a step in the right direction, and the government is encouraged to go further by using the guidance provided by the thousands of farmers who have provided input…

Thinking outside the (garden) Box

On September 14, 2017, Posted by , In Home, By , With Comments Off on Thinking outside the (garden) Box

Thinking outside the (garden) box took on a whole new meaning when Janette Haase took on the role of developing and coordinating the South Frontenac Community Services garden. What started out as a mandate to grow fresh food for their food bank soon turned into an incredible learning opportunity for…

Marketing and Social Media Strategies for Local Food Literacy Campaigns

On September 13, 2017, Posted by , In Press Release, With Comments Off on Marketing and Social Media Strategies for Local Food Literacy Campaigns

  This report seeks to provide an overview of strategies deployed by four grantees – with financial support provided by the Government of Ontario, in partnership with the Greenbelt Fund – including the Ontario Apple Growers, Ontario Pork, Veal Farmers of Ontario, and National Farmers Union – Ontario, to increase…

Rural Infrastructure Survey

On July 24, 2017, Posted by , In Home,Press Release, With Comments Off on Rural Infrastructure Survey