Foster Custom Farming, North Gower
Join Farm & Food Care Ontario for the second of two FREE Breakfast on the Farm events taking place this summer. Volunteer information and tickets now available.
About the host family:
A beef and grain farm owned by Dwight and Ruth Ann Foster and their family - who are the fifth and sixth generations to live and farm in the Ottawa area. This new beef feedlot barn (built in 2016) is the only one of its kind in the Ottawa area and houses about 3,000 cattle per year. The family, with help from their employees, also grow several thousand acres of crops, have a trucking business and own North Gower Grains, a commercial grain elevator with a capacity to store 100,000 tonnes of grain.