Support for Farmers

On-Farm Natural Habitats: What They Are and Why They Matter

With so many external stressors threatening our natural ecosystems, some farmers have turned to rebuilding or preserving natural spaces on their farmland. If done correctly, this practice can prove enormously beneficial to the farm and its surrounding environment. So what kinds of natural landscapes can farmers rebuild, and what kind of care will these new spaces require?

Support for Farmers: Regenerative Organic Alliance, Farmer Cost-Share Program

The ROC’s Farmer Cost-Share Program offers financial support to farmers and handlers who have applied to be Regenerative Organic Certified....

Support for Farmers: Ontario Soil Network, Network Challenge Mentorship Program

The Network Challenge Mentorship Program is a one-year challenge focused on peer support and networking. Through a five-part workshop series,...

Support for Farmers: Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association, Environmental Farm Plan Workshop

The Canada-Ontario Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) is a voluntary assessment program that offers farmers the opportunity to increase their environmental...

Support for Farmers: Holistic Management, Ecological Outcome Verification

Holistic Management Canada’s Ecological Outcome Variation (EOV) program provides farmers with a landscape assessment methodology to monitor biodiversity, soil health...