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Growing Forward 2 Program Information Session

Frontenac CFDC is hosting a free information session on the Growing Forward 2 Program in advance of their next application intake of October 14 – November 3/16.

Producers: Coleen Acres, Ontario Soil and Crop Association will explain how Growing Forward 2 works, how to apply for funding and any other project specific opportunities attendees might have. The key point of the workshop is to assist Ontario farm businesses in identifying strengths and weaknesses in a variety of areas that influence the farm’s profitability, productivity and sustainability.

Processors: Yves Lavictoire, Business Development Consultant, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs will provide an overview of the Growing Forward 2 resources, tools and cost-share funding assistance that is available to eligible processors to grow their profits, expand markets and manage shared risks.

Date: October 6, 2016 – Producers: 1 – 2 PM and Processors: 2:15 – 3:15 PM
Location: Sydenham Public Library, 4412 Wheatley St., Sydenham

Pre-registration is required for this free information session –  http://bit.ly/2cowKzO