All about Farming ... and Agriculture Education

Mobile Exhibit

Our educational trailer is packed full of static displays and interactive activities. Great for school and community events, festivals and county fairs!

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Facebook Live Farm Tours!

Durham Region farmers will offer behind-the-scenes virtual farm tours throughout 2021. Each tour will be hosted by a farmer and will share a beyond the farm gate view of many different types of farms.

Facebook Live Farm Tours
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Agricultural Education

Through initiatives such as a Grade 3 Program, a High School Program, Open House as well as having a presence at County Fairs and Events, Durham Farm Connections provides an unparalleled and exciting agriculture education experience.

As volunteers who are agricultural producers and/or industry stakeholders, we have a passion and vested interest in providing agriculture education to the residents of Durham Region.

Education Programs

All about ...

Farming Sustainably

  • Farming sustainably means taking into consideration all five principals of sustainable food.
  • Why do farmers use pesticides?
  • What is Genetic Engineering and biotechnology?
  • Farmers rotate crops to keep nutrients in the soil.
  • Farmers use good bugs to fight bad ones.