NFU Region 1, District 2 comprises New Brunswick. The National Farmers Union is an accredited general farm organization in New Brunswick. The Farm Business Registration year is from February 1 – January 31. Registration and renewal can be completed online through Service NB or by mailing in the forms to the Registrar of Farms. Download the paper forms here.

Download the 2018 Frequently Asked Questions form by the Department of Agriculture to learn about tax free farm fuel, the purchasers permit, the farm fuel rebate program and farm license plates. Contact Carrie Roth, Registrar of Farms, if you have any questions: (506) 444-2848.

Visit the NFU in NB website for more about NFU Region 1, District 2 activities.

Region 1-District 2 Updates

Opinion
The results of a recent survey showed that women make up the majority of new farmers in Canada.  No matter what role women are playing on farms in New Brunswick or elsewhere, the important thing is that they have the ability to choose which activities they partake in, and that these activities, whether physical labour or doing the laundry, are valued.
Opinion
Depuis que l’agriculture existe il y a au moins 10 000 ans, les femmes y ont joué un rôle vital. Que ce soit au niveau de la cuisine, de l’entretien des maisons ou de l’éducation des enfants, la grosse majorité des fermes familiales ne tiendrait pas le coup sans le travail des femmes. De plus
Media Release
Fredericton, NB— The National Farmers Union in NB welcomes the Local Food and Beverages Strategy announced today by Minister Rick Doucet.
Media Release
Fredericton—L’Union nationale des fermiers au Nouveau-Brunswick (UNF-NB) accueille favorablement la Stratégie d’alimentation et des boissons locales annoncée aujourd’hui par le ministre Rick Doucet.
Opinion
When we started farming six years ago we had already been restauranteurs for seven years. It all began when we thought we would find a way to feed our growing family of three boys and one girl.
Opinion
Nous avions déjà été restaurateurs pendant sept années quand, il y a six ans, nous avons commencé à pratiquer l’agriculture. Le tout a commencé lorsque nous avons pensé qu’il fallait trouver une façon de nourrir nos trois garçons et notre fille qui grandissaient.

Atlantic Region Representatives

Board Members
Reg Phelan

Reg Phelan

Phillipe Gervais

Phillipe Gervais

Women’s Advisory Committee representative
Carina Phillips

Carina Phillips

Youth Advisory Committee representative
Bryan Dyck

Bryan Dyck

International Program Committee representative