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Ontario. Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

Site: Guelph - Provincial Headquarters

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-877-424-1300, Agricultural Information Contact Centre, Program Feedback / Questions / General Inquiries
TTY Phone 1-855-696-2811
Fax 519-826-3442
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
YouTube YouTube:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Helps to build a strong agri-food sector by investing in development and transfer of innovative technologies, retaining and attracting investment, developing markets, and providing regulatory oversight and effective risk management tools.
  • information, advice, broad range of training courses
  • divisions include Economic Development; Food Safety and Environment; Policy; Research and Corporate Services
Agricultural Information Contact Centre: Information resource agents provide technical and specialized program information to the agri-food and rural sectors on a range of topics including agricultural production, farm business management, food safety, environmental management, rural economic development, and related government programs and services.
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm.
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions.
Application Applications apply for some programs. Call the Agricultural Information Contact Centre (AICC) 1-877-424-1300 or e-mail
Languages English; French
Fees None ; cost for publications.
Site Information
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
1 Stone Rd W
Guelph, ON
Canada N1G 4Y2
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Self Employment / Entrepreneurship
Service Categories Business Assistance Services ~ Rural Residents ; Provincial/Territorial Government Departments ~ Agricultural Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Government Information Services ~ Agricultural Issues ; Rural Economic Development

Agency Overview

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