Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides information on agriculture production through workshops, information sessions, one-on-one consultations, and print and web-based resources 
  • Coordinates and facilitates the delivery of agriculture-related knowledge transfer activities 
  • Provides general information on Ministry programs, services and resources for the agriculture and food sectors and the rural community 
  • Provides referrals for farmers in financial difficulty for farm management advice, legal information, family and stress counselling, and government programs for transition off the farm 
  • Provides economic development information and programs to support the development and expansion of the agriculture, aquaculture and food processing sectors
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Appointments are recommended for office visits
Languages English
Fees Service - Information sessions; Workshops (minimal fee)
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-475-1214
Toll Free Phone 1-877-424-1300
Fax 807-475-1313
E-Mail ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca
Website www.omafra.gov.on.ca
Primary Contact Kendal Donahue, Agriculture Development Advisor; Email: kendal.donahue@ontario.ca
Primary Executive Monique Legault, Regional Manager, North Region; Phone: 705-594-2393; Email: monique.legault@ontario.ca
Site Location South Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 435 James St S, Suite B012
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6S7
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Building is fully accessible, but this office is small, and someone in a wheelchair would have some difficulty getting through the door. It is recommended to call ahead and make arrangements to meet with the Advisor
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Agriculture and Food ; Fees - Service