Date: May 24, 2017
For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Alain Robichaud, [email protected], 705.332.1117
(05/24/2017) The Economic Development Corporation of the Municipality of Val Rita-Harty, with the support of the Far Northeast Training Board, your Local Employment Planning Council, steered a collaborative project with 13 municipalities and economic development corporations to examine the existing training and workforce development resources available to support agriculture producers in the Great Clay Belt region (Highway 11 Corridor from Hearst to Matheson).
This project was initiated after OMAFRA formally announced in May 2016, that it is actively planning to carve a strategy for the agricultural sector in Northern Ontario. Part of the strategy is to develop livestock pilots in the Great Clay Belt.
To read more please click on the pdf file:
Great Clay Belt Agriculture Workforce Development Study – Press Release