Taproot Farms Becomes Our Second Easement Donor!

We are pleased to announce our second agricultural easement at TAPROOT FARMS in the beautiful Annapolis Valley. Thank you so much to Josh Oulton and Patricia Bishop for the donation of an easement on their farm in Lower Canard. Thanks to their vision, Patricia and...

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Meet Our First Easement Donors

Paul and Marilyn Cameron are the first Annapolis Valley farmers to ensure that their land will be preserved as farmland forever, by setting up an easement through the Annapolis Valley Farmland Trust. Meet them in this video!...

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AGM April 6, 2017

The Annual General Meeting is scheduled for April 6, 2017, at 7 PM in the Seniors’ Room at the Port Williams Community Centre.

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First Agricultural Easement Donated to AVFTS

Farmland in Kings County, NS, is being preserved for future generations of farmers. Paul and Marilyn Cameron of Grafton are the first landowners to donate an agricultural easement to the Annapolis Valley Farmland Trust Society. This easement will ensure that more than...

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Letter to AVFTS Membership

To members and past members of the Annapolis Valley Farmland Trust: Thank you for your present and past interest in the AVFT. Your support during the development years of the Trust is most appreciated. The AVFT was formed in 2010 and provincial legislation was passed...

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AGM April 7, 2016

Our Annual General Meeting was held on April 7, 2016. Charlie Keddy, Brian Newcombe, Janice Lutz and Geoff Muttart will each serve another 3-year term on the Board. Annual Report AVFTS 2015 The board and its committees have committed hours of volunteer time in 2015...

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AVFTS Presents to “100 Men Who Give a Damn”

On April 19th, AVFTS was one of three local charities to present to the recently launched "100 Men Who Give a Damn" for a chance to walk away with a $10,000 donation. This group donates money to local registered charities nominated by their members.

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Meeting with the Agriculture Minister, May 28

On May 28, 2015, AVFT Board Members Richard Melvin and Brian Newcombe met with Nova Scotia's Minister of Agriculture, Keith Colwell, to further our discussion on how the Province and the Farmland Trust Society can collaborate on the issue of preservation of farmland....

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New Directors Elected at 2015 AGM

At our Annual General Meeting in April, the membership elected two new directors, David Fuller and Janice Lutz to the Board, and re-elected Richard Melvin who will serve another term. The Chair would like to thank the retiring directors for their service to the...

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