Kurtis R. Andrews

Kurtis R. Andrews

Ontario’s new Provincial Policy Statement will legalize a broad range of on-farm businesses

On April 29, 2014, Posted by , In Blog, With 3 Comments

On April 30, 2014, Ontario’s new Provincial Policy Statement [PPS] will come into effect. With it will come countless business opportunities previously prohibited in Agriculture zoned areas. The importance and effect of the PPS is generally underappreciated from a municipal law and land use perspective. It is common to discover…

Re: Ontario Bar Association hosts session on animal law; Ontario Farmer Feb. 25, 2014, p. A7

On March 15, 2014, Posted by , In Blog, With No Comments

I was extremely pleased to see Kristen Kelderman of Farm & Food Care Ontario at the Ontario Bar Association’s annual Animal Law conference; which she wrote about and was published in the February 25, 2014 Ontario Farmer. As pointed out by Ms. Kelderman, the debate presented by the OBA was…