Standing policy: Promotion
Enhanced promotional activities by the OFVGA in cooperation with industry stakeholders and OMAFRA – Foodland Ontario are supported by the OFVGA.
Funding for Foodland Ontario (2011-07)
WHEREAS the “Buy Local” campaign has been supported by Foodland Ontario and is seen as very valuable to growth in demand for Ontario grown and
WHEREAS this program has been expanded beyond fruits and vegetables and requires additional funding
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that OFVGA lobby OMAFRA for increased funding for Foodland Ontario.
Promotion of Ontario fruit and vegetables for consumption (LR 05-21)
WHEREAS Fruits and vegetables as part of your diet promotes a healthy lifestyle which is in keeping with the provincial governments policy and
WHEREAS the OFVGA seeks ways to promote its industry and the health of Ontarians
THEREFORE be it resolved that the OFVGA communicate with and assist in the provincial government to promote fruits and vegetable consumption within the province as it pertains to the health and welfare of Ontarians
FURTHER BE IT RESOLVED that OFVGA promote healthy dietary choices of Ontario fruits and vegetables across the various Ontario School boards.