OMAFRA Dateline offers online info

A weekly report prepared by the staff of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA). If you require further information, regarding this report, call the Elora Resource Centre at 519-846-0941.  Office hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm.  For technical information, call the Agricultural Information Contact Centre at 1-877-424-1300 or visit the OMAFRA website: 

OMAFRA Dateline is an online resource for use by interested individuals and organizations across Ontario. 

Events may be hosted by OMAFRA or other groups. The events posted on this site are aimed at sharing information of interest to agriculture and regional economic development clients. 

Please check the calendar regularly for upcoming events, workshops, conferences and meetings. 


For list of all Ontario Fairs, please visit the Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies (OAAS) website – 

Sept. 13 to 15 – Fergus Fall Fair – 550 Belsyde Ave E, Fergus, Ontario. For more information visit website www.fergusfallfair or phone 519-856-9621 or 226-820-8006. 

Sept. 13 to 15  – Harriston-Minto Fall Fair – 111 George St S, Harriston, Ontario. For more information please visit website or phone 519-338-2363, 519-510-9455

Sept. 17 to 21 – International Plowing Match and Rural Expo – 11790 ON-64, Verner, Ontario. For more information please visit website or phone 519-767-2928.