Don McCabe, VP of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFa) will talk about sustainable farming and the importance of soil conservation. This presentation is in collaboration with the Hastings Federation of Agriculture.
Don is a corn, soybean and wheat producer in Lambton County. He is currently President of the Soil Conservation Council of Canada and Vice-President of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture. Don also serves as a co-chair of the Canadian Federation of Agriculture's environment and science committee.
He studied at a doctorate level in soils at the University of Guelph and works to ensure that the general public has a better understanding of modern agriculture.