“Mission Statement: Facilitate responsible economic management of soil, water, air and crops through development and communication of innovative farming practices.”
Workshops are offered on several topics including Environmental Farm Plan, Growing Your Farm Profits, Biosecurity, Food Safety, and Traceability.
Cost-Share Programs provide access to several funding opportunities to allow for the adoption of best management practices.
Landowner Environmental Assistance Program
“The Landowner Environmental Assistance Program (LEAP) provides landowners with funding and technical assistance for environmental projects on their land. LEAP is administered by the LSRCA and made possible by funding from municipal partners and the support of the York, Durham, and Simcoe chapters of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture.”