"Local food needs local seed," says Kathy Rothermel, one of four Ontario seed growers involved in a project to develop an early red pepper for this region.
The message below was forwarded to me by a member of Local 316 who is a friend of Patrick Clark.
The local has a huge diversity in it's memberships including farms of all shapes and sizes. Watch below to see Organic Vegetable farm Patchwork Gardens and why they choose the NFU and what effect membership has had on their farm.
(Guelph, ON): On October 16, Justice Beaudoin released his decision on the judicial review of the Appeal Tribunal’s denial of accreditation for the National Farmers Union – Ontario (NFU-O) for part of 2012 and all of 2013.