The Ecological Farmers Association of Ontario (EFAO) supports farmers to build resilient ecological farms and grow a strong knowledge-sharing community.

Established in 1979 by farmers for farmers, EFAO is a membership organization that focuses on farmer-led education, research and community building. EFAO brings farmers together so they can learn from each other and improve the health of their soils, crops, livestock and the environment, while running profitable farm businesses. Learn more >

2022 EFAO Conference: In-Person And ONLINE

Southwestern Regional Gathering
Nov. 12, Waterdown

Northeastern Regional Gathering
Nov. 26, Sudbury

Eastern Regional Gathering
Nov. 27, Batawa

Online Program
Dec. 6, 7, 8, Online

Events

Virtual Meet-up

Tuesday December 6, 2022

Virtual Meet-up

Tuesday December 6, 2022

Conference

Tuesday December 6, 2022

News

Enter to Win the $1000 Carrot Cache Innovation Prize!

Enter to Win the $1000 Carrot Cache Innovation Prize!

The Carrot Cache Innovation Prize is back for its 9th year at the EFAO Conference! A $1,000 prize will be awarded for innovative, low-cost solutions to planting, harvesting, and managing food grown on an Ontario urban or rural organic farm. Farmers can share proven,...

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