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  • Ontario Encouraging Fire Safety for Barn Owners

    Barn fires can cause a devastating loss of livestock and assets for owners in addition to emotional and economic hardships for families, businesses and communities.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Celebrates Successful Agri-Food Exporters

    Today Jeff Leal, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, presented the Ontario Food Exporter Awards to recognize companies that have strengthened the province's economy through increased exports of Ontario manufactured food to new and existing markets.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Investing $5 Million in New P&H Mill in Hamilton

    Ontario is investing in a major Ontario flour milling company to build the first greenfield site flour mill in Ontario in 75 years, which will create sustainable jobs, expand export opportunities, and strengthen the province's food and beverage processing sector.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Designates Guelph Soil as Official Provincial Soil

    To commemorate its important role and historical significance in the development of Ontario's agri-food sector, the province is designating the Guelph Soil Series as the official soil of Ontario.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Supporting Super-Pufft Snacks in Mississauga

    Ontario is investing in a major Mississauga food manufacturer to create sustainable jobs, expand export opportunities, and strengthen the province's food and beverage processing sector.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Supporting Planet Shrimp in Aylmer

    The province is partnering with an Aylmer based company to enhance production and create jobs.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Supporting 'Cookie It Up'

    Ontario is supporting a gourmet, handmade cookie company in Aurora to support the creation of five jobs and increase the business' productivity.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Celebrates Regional Agri-Food Innovators

    Ontario is recognizing and celebrating local agri-food innovators whose ideas and projects are strengthening the province's agri-food sector.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario Celebrates Regional Agri-Food Innovators

    Ontario is recognizing and celebrating local agri-food innovators whose ideas and projects are strengthening the province's agri-food sector.

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Ontario to Host 2016 Tri-National Agricultural Accord Meeting

    Ontario will host the 2016 Tri-National Agricultural Accord annual meeting of agricultural officials from Canada, Mexico and the United States from October 26-28 in Niagara Falls. 

    News Release | Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

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