THE VOICE OF ONTARIO'S FRUIT, VEGETABLE
AND GREENHOUSE PRODUCERS FOROVER 150 YEARS

OPMA Honours Passion

Jason Verkaik of Carron Farms

The Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers’ Association (OFVGA) are proud that our very own Jason Verkaik, Chair of OFVGA was awarded the OPMA Cory-Clack Streef Produce Person of the Year.

The onion and carrot grower from the Holland Marsh has built bridges between country and city, with media interviews and lobbying efforts with provincial and federal politicians.  He is a staunch supporter of the Northern School Fruit and Vegetable Program and the Fresh from the Farm fundraising program. 

Source: The Grower