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Region of Durham

Growing Resilience in Durham Region

Thursday, July 18, 2019

In an effort to strengthen and support their agricultural community by proactively adapting to a changing climate, the Region of Durham has approved an Agriculture Sector Climate Adaptation Strategy, Growing Resilience. “Preparing our communities to cope with and respond to the changing climate is an absolute necessity,” said John...read more

Durham Region 2019 Farm Connections Open House

Monday, March 11, 2019

Durham Region residents are invited to attend this year’s Farm Connections Open House on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, from 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Luther Vipond Memorial Arena (67 Winchester Rd. E., Brooklin, Ontario). This interactive event provides attendees with an opportunity to learn about agriculture through various...read more

Navigating On-Farm Value-Added Information Session in Durham Region

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Are you a farmer looking to explore new opportunities for your farm? Durham Farm Fresh, the Regional Municipality of Durham, and the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA), are hosting a Navigating On-Farm Value-Added information session on incorporating value-added opportunities into farm businesses on Tuesday, March 19,...read more

Willowtree Farm brothers among Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Brothers Jordan and Alex McKay, owners of Willowtree Farm in Port Perry, have been honoured as one Canada’s latest Outstanding Young Farmers (OYF)! The OYF Program is designed to recognize young farmers between the ages of 18 to 39 that exemplify excellence in their profession. “It was a great...read more

Farmers of Uxbridge Night and Plowing Match coming up in Durham Region

Monday, August 20, 2018

The 9th Annual Farmers of Uxbridge Night is coming up on Thursday, August 30, at the Uxbridge Arena Community Hall (291 Brock St W). Admission is free. The night will offer the opportunity to network, learn from interactive displays, visit the Durham Farm Connections exhibit, purchase local produce, meet local...read more

Clarington: A Centre of Excellence in the Cannabis Industry

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Article below by the Clarington Board of Trade and Office of Economic Development With a population fast approaching 100,000 and a growing community of over 5,000 businesses, Clarington offers what investors and companies desire: affordable serviced land, proximity to market and amenities, business support and a progressive, engaged community....read more