June Provincial Council Meeting

June 21 | 10:00am - 3:00pm

Hybrid Event

Join us 10AM - 3PM EST Wednesday, June 21, 2023 for our June Provincial Council Meeting! Hear informative speakers, discuss local concerns, and develop agricultural policy.

Lunch is provided.


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The GrandWay Events Centre
7445 Wellington County Rd 21, Township Of Centre Wellington, ON, N0B 1S0
There will also be a Zoom option.

Guest Speaker:
The Hon. Rob Black, Senator for Ontario
Presentation on his Road to the Senate, the Role of the Senate, and the Senate Committee’s study on soil health. 


  • Call to Order & Devotions
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Introductions
  • Minutes of November 30, 2022 Meeting
    • Approval
    • Matters from Minutes
  • CFFO Annual Meeting Report
    • Introduce Tom Diemand
    • Comments from members
  • District Concerns
    • Discussion of the rules and composition for cover crops. Request that the government pay farmers for cover crop inputs as it is good for soil health and carbon sequestering.
    • Others
  • Policy Discussion
    • Large Animal Vet Shortage
    • Input to the Proposed Provincial Planning Statement Consultation
  • Policy Discussion Continued
  • Guest Speaker: The Hon. Rob Black, Senator of Ontario
  • Federation Report: Tom Tavani, General Manager
    • Upcoming Events
    • 2023 Town Hall Discussions 
    • Next Provincial Council Meeting
      • Wednesday, September 27, 2023 
      • Tentative location is Leamington, ON
  • Closing & Adjournment

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Minutes from previous Provincial Council Meetings can be found in our Members Login Area.

For more information: 
Paul Bootsma, CFFO Member Relations Manager