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

Stefan Larrass

Policy Advisor

phone: 519-763-6160 x 126 email: slarrass@ofvga.org

Stefan Larrass has over ten years of experience in the industry. During his previous position as Senior Policy Advisor at Ontario Pork, he was responsible for advising producers and the association board of any changes in government programs, policies and regulations, and for developing industry responses to policy consultations that could lead to better outcomes for producers. He also draws on over five years of experience working in OMAFRA’s division responsible for provincial agricultural policy. His work there covered a range of agricultural issues including business risk management programs and policies that make it easier to sell and buy food locally in Ontario.  

During his high school and university summers, Stefan worked as a farm hand in the Pelham area, working in a local apple orchard, and growing a variety of crops including strawberries, raspberries and garlic.