Major Events


Apply for the Brian Schubert Memorial Scholarship! - December 31, 2016

Post-secondary students from Northern Ontario who are participating in an agricultural program may be eligible to apply for a $1,000 scholarship. Application deadline is December 31, 2016 - further information and the application form can be found under About - OFA on www.farmnorth.com


Year Round Grazing Workshop - Temiskaming - January 30, 2017

Attend a 3 day Year Round Grazing Workshop hosted by Steve Kenyon in New Liskeard. The course will focus on lengthening the active pasture season and creating profitable pasture centers. The fee is $100.00 per farm unit (2 people per farm unit). Please contact NOFIA at 705-647-4782 or nofia.on@gmail.com to register for the workshop.


Thunder Bay Spring Ag Conference - Thunder Bay - March 1, 2017

Attend the annual Spring Ag Conference in Thunder Bay to network with producers, learn from industry insiders and participate in the tradeshow. Dates TBA.


Earlton Farm Show - Temiskaming - April 15, 2017

Attend the Earlton Farm Show in the Earlton Arena to network with other producers, visit numerous tradeshow booths and attend a number of information sessions. Over 3,000 people attended in 2016!



The following organizations were essential in developing hubs specific to their district. Please visit their website for further information about agriculture in Kenora, Algoma, Cochrane and Temiskaming.


This project was funded in part through Growing Forward 2, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative. The Agricultural Adaptation Council assists in the delivery of Growing Forward 2 in Ontario.

Your source for information related to agriculture in Northern Ontario

  • Phone: (705) 647-4782
  • Address: 90 Whitewood Ave. New Liskeard P0J 1P0
  • Mailing: PO Box 2976, New Liskeard, P0J 1P0
  • Email: broka@farmnorth.com