Corporate Partner Highlight: Truro Agromart

Meet the Truro Agromart Team! These faces may be familiar to you, but we wanted to share a bit about the first-hand experience, agricultural qualifications, and industry involvement behind this … Continued

Corporate Partner Highlight: Maritime Fuels

Last fall Maritime Fuels was pleased to able to enter a corporate partnership agreement with the Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture. As we are relatively new to your organization we … Continued

Introducing SkillsPass

We are pleased to introduce our new partnership with SkillsPass, a training management platform offering a library of online courses, training, and webinars specific to our industry. Funded by Labour … Continued

HR Best Practices – Week 6

Labour Legislation Compliance: Don’t let your eyes glaze over so quickly!  Labour legislation compliance is so important.  Employers and employees need to know their rights and responsibilities.  Every employment relationship … Continued


It takes a strong and sustainable workforce to grow the food that ends up on our tables. Nova Scotians have proudly supported our food supply by filling vital roles in … Continued

HR Best Practices – Week 5

Health & Safety A healthy and safe workplace means every team member gets home at the end of the day—and everyone plays a role. According to the World Health Organisation … Continued

HR Best Practices Series – Week 4

Training and Development A workforce of well-trained employees ploughs the ground for high performance on your farm. To retain workers, reduce turnover costs, and save time, it is critical to … Continued

Voting at NSFA Annual Meeting

“In these unprecedented times” is a phrase that we have heard all too much in 2020, yet, it continues to be relevant as we prepare for our AGM. Every year, we … Continued

HR Best Practices – Week 3

Week 3 – Employee Relations: Employee relations is simply the relationship between employers and employees.  But it is not something to be overlooked—employees are the most valuable asset in any … Continued

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