Nottawasaga Futures

Activities and Projects

South Simcoe Agriculture Action Plan

Partners:Township of Adjala-Tosorontio, Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury, Township of Essa, Town of Innisfil, Town of New Tecumseth, Simcoe County Federation of Agriculture, Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario, Holland Marsh Growers Association, Ontario Ministry Of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and NT Temps.
Goals:The objective of this initiative is to strengthen the agricultural sector within South Simcoe to enable the sustainability of not only this sector, but to enhance the opportunities of the existing food processors within the region and enable the attraction of additional food processors to complete the cluster.
Status:

Events supporting the identified goal in 2014 include the annual AgKnowledge Forum,support for green transition activities for the farm operator and partnership in a project funded by the County of Simcoe to complete an analysis of a local food distribution hub.

 

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