Every year, the Innovative Farmers of Ontario chooses a farmer who exemplifies great soil stewardship, progressive thinking, and the drive to explore ways to improve their farming practices. Mike Belan fills the bill and has been awarded the Innovator of the Year Award for 2020.  Mike is a strong believer in the benefits and value cover crops combined with other soil friendly practices bring to the  health, resiliency and bottom line on his farm……read more


Environmental & Financial Sustainability in Ontario Agriculture


Support innovations in agricultural sustainability through connection and collaboration with farmers.

Strategic Objectives

Facilitate idea exchange via events

Collaborate to test and develop innovations