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Thursday, December 8 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
To Certify or Not To Certify

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As ecologically-focused farmers in Ontario, there are many options when it comes to organic and similar certifications. However, those options can come with costs, constraints, and record-keeping and reporting commitments. Tune in to this session to hear about the opportunities, benefits and challenges of certification, and whether it could help your farm business.  Learn about the best resources available, how to decide if it is right for you, and how to navigate the process--whether you are at the "just thinking" stage or have recently begun the process.

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Eric Payseur

Regional Event and Education Manager, Canadian Organic Growers
As an urban farmer, experiential educator and Organic Master Gardener, Eric has been growing food for over 20 years. He has taught courses on local sustainable food systems at McMaster University, St. Lawrence College, and the University of New Mexico and, most recently, Eric worked... Read More →

Thursday December 8, 2022 2:30pm - 4:00pm EST