The Essex County Federation of Agriculture is a member-based local affiliate of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture, one of Ontario’s general farm organizations. The general purpose of the ECFA is to lobby to improve the economic and social well being of farmers in Essex County, provide members with information on agricultural issues and to increase public awareness of agriculture and the food system. The ECFA also provides educational opportunities such as the annual Farm Hiker Tour every fall. For more details, please visit the Essex County Federation of Agriculture site (http://www.ecfa.ca).
To view the Buy Local Map that includes all the available fruit and vegetables and their seasonal availability along with the various farms and businesses, their location and product availability click here.