Guelph, ON. February 8, 2023 – Canadians from coast to coast are invited to participate in Canada’s Agriculture Day celebrations on February 15, a day that highlights the food we love and the people who produce it.
Canada’s Agriculture Day embraces and recognizes the efforts and accomplishments of our farmers and agri-food industry. This sector plays a crucial role in feeding our nation, people around the globe and maintaining a strong economy.
Canada’s Agriculture Day is an opportunity to express our gratitude to farmers for their dedication and hard work, regardless of weather conditions and challenges, they continue to provide us with nutritious and safe food.
Canadians are invited to share their love for Canadian food on February 15 by using the official hashtag #CdnAgDay on social media.
Some creative ways to join the online celebrations include preparing a meal made from Canadian ingredients, sharing photos and videos of Canadian agriculture and local food, and thanking our farmers for their hard work and nutritious food they provide to Canadians and people around the world.
“Canadian agriculture is a vital and resilient industry that continues to provide safe, high-quality food for Canadians and people around the world. We are proud of the hardworking farmers and industry professionals who are committed to the responsible and sustainable production of food,” said John Jamieson, President and CEO of the Canadian Centre for Food Integrity (CCFI).