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  • Ontario Supporting Block Three Brewing Company

    Ontario is supporting a micro-brewery in St. Jacobs to help bolster the local economy and boost tourism in the region.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Applications Now Open for Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund

    Ontario is inviting small, rural and Northern municipalities to apply for infrastructure funding to build and repair critical infrastructure, like roads and bridges, under the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Seeking a Sustainable Future for Kemptville Campus

    Ontario has established a working group to explore the feasibility of new models for delivering learning, training and instruction at the Kemptville campus in Eastern Ontario.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Celebrates Completion of Ilderton Water Storage System

    Ontario is helping ensure that the residents of Ilderton have access to a more reliable water supply for daily use and for emergencies with the completion of the upgrades to the Ilderton Water Storage system.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Kicks Off Wine Week

    Ontario is promoting the province's wine industry and wine-producing regions to help boost tourism and sales of Ontario's world-class Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA) wines.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Investing $5 Million in Local Food Projects

    Ontario is investing $5.2 million through the Local Food Fund to bring more local food and beverages to tables across the province.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Celebrate Local Food Week with Ontario VQA Wine

    This year, the province is celebrating its second annual Local Food Week from June 1-7 by reminding Ontarians to sample and support local food, including Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA) wines that are available at farmers' markets across the province.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Invests in New World-Class Dairy Research Facility in Elora

    Ontario has helped to create a new state-of-the-art livestock research and innovation centre to develop new food products that are healthier, safer, and produced in an environmentally sustainable manner.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Québec and Ontario Agriculture Ministers' Shared Priorities

    Jeff Leal, Ontario's Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, and Pierre Paradis, Minister 
    of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food of Québec, met on April 29th in Toronto to discuss shared 
    priorities.

    Bulletin | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Hosts Major International Food Tradeshow

    Ontario is hosting the largest agri-food trade show in Canada, showcasing the province's food and beverage manufacturers to businesses and visitors from around the world.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Creating New Guide to Help Companies Increase Exports

    Ontario will help agri-food businesses successfully expand into international markets and improve their readiness to do business internationally by developing a Food Export Roadmap - a reference guide about exporting products to foreign markets.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Opens New Marketing Office in Chongqing, China

    Ontario is opening a new international-marketing office in Chongqing, China that will help Ontario companies develop strategic partnerships and find investment opportunities in southwest China.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

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