The National Capital Commission (NCC) has developed a model that provides unique opportunities for new farmers to establish farms on quality farmland within 10 minutes of downtown.
The NCC has recently embraced a shift toward local and sustainable food production, and we are looking for tenants who are experienced and ready to start their own farm.
We are looking for farmers with the following:
Ottawa is one of the premier markets for locally sourced and organic foods, with a very stable economy and great long-term growth prospects. Both community-supported agriculture (CSA) farms and farmers’ markets are expanding throughout the city. Lease rates on NCC farms are affordable, and based on the average of eastern Ontario farmland rental prices.
Tel.: 613-239-5678, ext. 5412
Tel.: 613-239-5678, ext. 5322