Northern Agricultural Development Blogs

Community Economic Development 101

A foundation for rural prosperity and resiliency Community Economic Development (CED) is defined as the process of fostering an environment that results in the creation of wealth and well-being for the benefit of the community. This free, three workshop will help you to learn the basics about economic…

Data for Economic Developers

Training on the Foundations for Regional Economic Analysis Develop your expertise in municipal and regional economic data analysis for positive results! In this workshop you will learn data analysis techniques to identify your region’s top and emerging industries, in-demand occupations and supply chain opportunities. The three-hour session will…

Ontario’s Enhanced Agri-Food Workplace Protection Program accepting applications

New funding is available to eligible farmers and other agri-food businesses to help them take additional workplace measures to guard the health and safety of agri-food workers.Ontario’s Enhanced Agri-Food Workplace Protection Program is again accepting applications from eligible agri-food businesses. Those who qualify can apply for financial assistance…

How does Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion support community economic development?  (November 30, 2022)       

The next Teeny Tiny Summit will take place on November 30 starting at 10 am and will be exploring how Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) supports community economic development. As communities, economic developers, organizations, and others focus on economic recovery, applying DEI frameworks help create stronger, more resilient…

Ontario East Municipal Conference 2022

OMAFRA was pleased to be back at Ontario East Economic Development Municipal Conference (OEMC), the largest annual regional municipal conference east of Toronto from September 14 to 16, 2022 in Cornwall, Ontario. This event is held annually to deliver dynamic programming to municipal leaders, sharing knowledge and best…

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