New Farmer Programs

EFAO’s New Farmer Programs offer training, mentorship and support to new and aspiring farmers in Ontario.

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Ignatius Farm New Farmer Training Program

In collaboration with EFAO and Everdale, Ignatius Farm is offering an education program for new farmers from April to November 2021. Learn more >

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Farm Start-up Webinar Series

Serious about starting an ecological farm in Ontario? Join other beginning farmers for an interactive series of webinars that will turn your farm dreams into a solid plan.



Check out EFAO’s event listings for farm tours, kitchen table meetings and workshops geared towards new farmers. Events >


Starting a Farm in Northern Ontario

EFAO offers training and community building across northern Ontario. Learn more >


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