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OFA is Canada’s largest voluntary farm organization representing the interest of Ontario farm families. As a farmer-led organization we understand farm issues and we champion the interests of Ontario’s farming community with governments and the public. We are the voice of Ontario farmers for a sustainable farming and food sector.
OFA set to host 2014 Annual General Meeting Monday, Nov. 24
The Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) is set to host its 2014 Annual General Meeting at the Sheraton on the Falls Hotel in Niagara Falls, ON beginning Monday, November 24 at 8:00 a.m. and closing Tuesday, November 25 at noon. Registration opens Sunday, Nov. 23 at 6:00 p.m. and continues Monday, Nov. 24 at 7:30 a.m. This year’s Annual General Meeting and convention theme is Growing Ontario. Growing Ontario speaks to what we do and what we hope to achieve by highlighting the opportunities in Ontario’s agri-food sector.
The AGM is a great opportunity for OFA members, delegates, directors and industry supporters to discuss important agriculture issues, hear speakers on a variety of topics, vote for OFA leadership and be inspired by fellow Ontario farmers.
Event highlights include guest speaker Jeff Leal, Ontario’s Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, keynote speaker Aron Gampel, Vice-President and Deputy Chief Economist of Scotiabank Economcs and six interactive workshop sessions on finance, farm programs, research updates and young farmer mentoring.
Stay connected with all the latest updates by following @OntarioFarms on Twitter and join the conversation using the hash tag #OFAgm14.
For those who are unable to attend the AGM, you can watch and listen online with the live video and audio only feeds on the OFA website. For a full agenda and event details, please click here.
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