Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 1:00pm: DFG Farms - Dave Gillespie - 21934 Victoria Road, Thamesville, Ontario
Co-op Week Co-op Week 2017 will take place from October 15-21. Co-op week is a celebration of Canadian co-operative and credit union members. Co-op Week is always celebrated during the same week as International Credit Union Day, which is the third Thursday in October of each year.
Celebrating More Than 150 Years of Farming in Ontario
The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs is offering a free sign to any farm that has been In operation for 150 years. The offer has come in connection with Canada’s 150th anniversary. The Ontario government is honouring the more than 150 years of tradition in agriculture that has sustained families and communities in our province.
To register for a celebratory sign to note the more than 150-year agricultural heritage of your family, community or farm property visit ontario.ca/dchf .
The Cellulosic Sugar Producers Co-operative (CSPC) is an Ontario-based farmer’s co-operative strives to develop new markets for crop residue materials and new business opportunities, by extracting cellulosic sugars from crop residues. With this, farmers can explore new markets without having to compete for land.