Contact Information
Alternate Name Agricultural Information Contact Centre ; OMAF ; OMAFRA
Former Name Ontario. Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Office Phone Agricultural Information Contact Centre, Program Feedback / Questions / General Inquiries 1-877-424-1300
TTY Phone 1-855-696-2811
Fax 519-826-3442
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Primary Executive Hon Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs; Phone: 416-326-3074; Email:
Description (Site) Guelph-University of Guelph Area
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
1 Stone Rd W
Guelph, ON N1G 4Y2
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Intersection Gordon St and Stone Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Headquarters of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
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 for information or visit website
Languages English ; French
Fees None ; cost for publications
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial
Print Material OMAFRA maintains a large collection of publications, pamphlets, and fact sheets. Publications can be ordered through ServiceOntario Publications or by phone through the ServiceOntario Contact Centre, toll free across Canada 1-800-668-9938, and in person at ServiceOntario Centres or at any OMAFRA office location.
Service Categories Business Assistance Services ~ Rural Residents ; Provincial/Territorial Government Departments ~ Agricultural Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Government Information Services ~ Agricultural Issues ; Rural Economic Development