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Alternate Name OCR ; OMAFRA
Former Name OMAF ; Ontario. Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Across from Kemptville District Hospital
Located In Community Kemptville
Address & Map
OMAFRA Building
59 Ministry Rd
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0
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Intersection Prescott St (County Rd 44) and Concession Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 2004 
OMAFRA Building 
59 Ministry Rd 
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Primary source of leading edge information and advice on farming, food production and rural development through a strong network of commodity specialists, regional information coordinators and information from the Agricultural Information Contact Centre.  
The Contact Centre has a wide range of information available to address many questions that come in by phone or email and can quickly respond to meet client requests for both agricultural, food and rural business areas.  
This service also provides links to a multitude of resources and organizations for the benefit of the agricultural, food and rural sectors.  
Staff also work closely with rural organizations in the delivery of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs programs and services.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Haliburton County ; Hastings County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Northumberland County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Peterborough (County of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, send an email or visit website.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Provincial/Territorial Government Information Services ~ Agricultural Issues ; Rural Economic Development
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-258-8295
Toll Free Phone 1-877-424-1300
TTY Phone 1-855-696-2811
Fax Call first 613-258-8392
Primary Contact Sharla Coles, Regional Administrative Coordinator; Phone: 613-415-8158; Email:
Primary Executive Kevin Laidley, Regional Manager; Phone: 519-766-7389
Other Details
Funding Provincial
Print Material Factsheets * Publications * cds * epubs and maps on a varity of topics
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations

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