Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario

Contact Information
Alternate Name CFFO
Office Phone 519-837-1620
Toll Free Phone 1-855-800-0306
Primary Contact Frances Pitkin, Office Manager; Email:
Alternate Contact Marie Versteeg, Communications Manager, Board Services Manager; Email:
Primary Executive Ed Scharringa, President; Email:
Description (Site) Mailing address only
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address 642 Woolwich St 
Guelph, ON N1H 3Y2
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Professional organization for family farm entrepreneurs.
Description (Service) Offers support for members as producers, marketers and citizens. 
* reflects Christian faith of members through public policy advocacy 
* encompasses all farm commodities 
* development of entrepreneurial and community leadership abilities 
* promotion of family enterprise, resource stewardship, rural community economic development
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm 
Provincial council meetings - three times per year * commodity meetings - four times per year * seminar on current topics held once per year
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Membership open to all who are in agreement with the basis and purpose of the Federation. 
Farms that gross more than $7,000 per year must register through AGRICORP's Farm Business Registration Program 
* individual memberships available for farms that earn less than this amount
Application Register through AGRICORP at Farm Business Registration, or contact CFFO.  
CFFO membership can be used to claim RST exemption on farm-related goods
Languages English
Fees Membership
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Print Material Newsletters, Special Reports, Pamphlets, Annual Reports, Service Directories, Policy Statements
Service Categories Farm Associations ~ Faith Based Organizational Perspective