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Farmer Profile: Dianne Brekelmans

  • 7 February 2017
  • Author: Ontario Pork
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Farmer Profile: Dianne Brekelmans

Pork producer Dianne Brekelmans describes in her own words how she and her family embrace change on their growing farm in Oxford County.

Retailer Profile: True Pork

  • 8 November 2016
  • Author: Ontario Pork
  • Number of views: 2787
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Retailer Profile: True Pork
True Pork is a newcomer to the retail pork market, although the family’s history with raising pigs goes back a quarter of a century. Located near Watford, Ontario, Karen, Steve, and their four boys all take part in caring for the farm’s pigs.

Farmer Profile: Stan and Mary Ann Found

  • 8 November 2016
  • Author: Ontario Pork
  • Number of views: 3927
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Farmer Profile: Stan and Mary Ann Found
Meet the Founds. Stan and Mary Ann farm near Oshawa, Ontario, raising livestock and growing crops. We asked the farming couple the following serious—and not-so-serious—questions about farming, pork, and life in general. Take a look!

Farmer Profile: Jake Kraayenbrink

  • 6 September 2016
  • Author: Ontario Pork
  • Number of views: 1794
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Farmer Profile: Jake Kraayenbrink

Having the right mindset and a can-do attitude are critical attributes for success in any type of business. In the agri-food world, it often makes all the difference. When you’re able to turn risk into opportunity and transform what was once perceived as waste into a valuable commodity, you can literally strike “black gold”.

Farmer Profile: Vista Villa Farms

  • 3 November 2015
  • Author: Admin-Retail
  • Number of views: 5041
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Farmer Profile: Vista Villa Farms

As a grocery retailer or a restaurant in Ontario, there’s a pretty good chance that most of your customers are not farmers. That’s not surprising, given that over 80% of Canadians now live in cities or urban centres.   

Although the connection from farm to fork may have become fragmented during a generational shift away from a rural lifestyle, the recent buy local movement has seen a resurgence...

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