COVID-19 Related - Letter from Minister Hardeman, OMAFRA
July 17, 2020 | OMAFRA
Click here to read the letter from Minister Ernie Hardeman, OMAFRA dated July 17, 2020 outlining important information related to COVID-19.
OFVGA Update COVID Related Resources
July 15, 2020 | OFVGA Update COVID Related Resources
The following OFVGA updates may be of interest to grower members: 1. Hiring Contract Worker Guidance - The Ministry of Labour has developed a guidance document to support farms that are considering the use of contract workers on their farm. 2. Provincial Library of Guidance Documents Re: Agriculture Health and Safety Guidance. 3. COVID-19 Testing Update - The OFVGA continues to be engaged with OMAFRA regarding planned emphasis of worker testing. 4. Production Insurance Update - Agricorp has posted some additional details on this new coverage at: https://www.agricorp.com/en-ca/News/2020/Pages/PI-PerilAddedForLabourDisruptions-Covid19.aspx.
COVID 19 Related - Message from the OFVGA
July 10, 2020 | OFVGA
OFVGA Message in the Globe and Mail today.
COVID-19 Related - Enhanced AgriFood Workplace Protection Program
July 1, 2020 | OFVGA
OFVGA Update on OMAFRA's Enhanced AgriFood Workplace Protection Program
COVID-19 Related - News Release from OFVGA
June 26, 2020 | OFVGA
OFVGA News Release 06/25/20 - Fruit and vegetable sector stands with Ontario’s plan to protect agri-food employees