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Dufferin Rural Water Quality Program

Posted on Friday, September 17, 2021 02:43 PM

Please visit the websites below for more information on the Dufferin Rural Water Quality Grant Program Guidelines.
 
These documents include great details of the program’s financial incentives, eligibility and application process.
 
Amaranth Website:
County of Dufferin Website:

Conservation Ontario - Water Wednesdays September 15

Posted on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 09:47 AM

Nitrogen and phosphorus (N&P) can run off fields with fall rains and winter snow melts. Nutrients can enter local #drinkingwater sources, including your well. Reduce #runoff with BMPs: cover crops, buffer strips and leaving harvest residue on fields. Reduce runoff to protect #water. #SourceWaterON @ONenvironment

September 28th - FREE Mental Health Support for Business Owners & Ag Professionals in Dufferin

Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 02:52 PM

inDufferin is launching Stress, Survival & Showing Up, a new, FREE mental health series of events, workshops and resources designed to support business owners, agriculture professionals, and their teams.
The events and interactive workshops will be led by mental health specialists hailing from the agriculture, food and beverage and creative therapy sectors.
The Stress, Survival & Showing Up series is completely FREE and available to all members of the Dufferin County business and agriculture...

Hazardous & Electronic Waste Day - September 25th

Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 02:49 PM

DUFFERIN OPPS ASKS DRIVERS TO SHARE THE ROAD SAFELY WITH FARM VEHICLES

Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 01:50 PM

(DUFFERIN COUNTY, ON) - With harvest season upon us, you can expect to encounter farm equipment and other slow moving vehicles on the roadways of Dufferin County.

The Dufferin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is offering motorists safety tips on sharing the road with farm equipment:

  • Recognize slow moving vehicles travel at maximum speeds of 40 km/h. Slow down when you see farm equipment on the road and be prepared to stop.
  • Watch for left turns. Not all farm vehicles have...

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