HFFA | Build Resilience into Your Farm

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Mitigate climate impacts, enrich soil health, and grow yields

Date, Time, & Location

Friday, March 6, 2020
8:30 am to 2:30 pm
Monora Park Pavilion
500 Mono Park Drive,
Mono, ON


Brought to you by the Headwaters Food & Farming Alliance (HFFA), Hear how three local farmers are taking on the challenges of a changing climate, to better sequester carbon and keep their soil healthy. By sharing their experiences, failures and successes in changing farming practices through no till, crop cover, crop rotation, grazing, these speakers show how it is possible to use fewer inputs, save money and increase yields on your farm.

Local Farmers

  • Brett Israel, 3Gen Organics, Wallenstein
  • Gillian Flies, The New Farm, Creemore
  • Mike Swidersky, intensive grazing farm, Melancthon

Meet representatives from the Credit Valley, Nottawasaga Valley and Grand River Conservation Authorities and your local municipalities' climate change specialists.


Tickets are $25. The cost includes a local lunch sponsored by 3Gen Organics

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Why Attend? 

Learn how to build resilience and develop soils on your farm that can better withstand extreme weather events, while growing yields.

Who Should Attend?

Farmers and land managers, large and small, conventional and organic, livestock, cash croppers, DFA, OFA, EFAO, NFU, CFFO COG, OSCIA, conservation authorities, and anyone concerned with soil health.

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Service Residential Non-Residential
Single and Semi-Detached Dwelling Apartments - 2 bedrooms + Apartments - Bachelor and one bedroom + Other Multiples (per sq.ft. of Gross Floor Area)
Municipal Wide
Transportation Services 8,652 4,062 2,835 6,350 5.65
Fire Protection Services 386 181 126 283 0.25
Parks and Recreation 2,737 1,285 897 2,009 0.58
Library Services 31 15 10 23 0.01
Administration 48 23 16 35 0.03
Total Municipal
Wide Services
11,854 5,566 3,884 8,700 6.52

Uniform Sizing Chart - Please Measure for Proper Fit
Youth XS S M L XL
Chest Size 22" - 23" 24" - 26" 26" - 29" 29" - 32" 32" - 34.5"
Adult   AS AM AL  
Chest Size   37" - 38" 39" - 40" 41" - 43"  


Registration Is Closed

Registration closed on April 22, 2019.

AECON Infrastructure Mr. Shane Fuller Office: (416) 293-7004
e-mail: sfuller@aecon.com
AECON Infrastructure Mr. Colin Etmanski Office: (416) 297-2600
e-mail: cetmanski@aecon.com
KIHL Construction Management Mr. Joe Lascala Office: (416) 996-0471 e-mail: glascala@kihl.ca
MTO Shelburne   Office: (519) 925-4325


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