NFU Region 1, District 1 comprises Prince Edward Island. The NFU is recognized under the Prince Edward Island Farm Registration & Farm Organizations Funding Act. Membership forms are available from NFU members, or farmers may complete the PEI Farm Registration Form and check off the NFU as your farm organization of choice. Visit the PEI NFU website for more about NFU Region 1, District 1 activities.

Region 1-District 1 Updates

Opinion
By Edith Ling Those who have nothing to hide do not fear the light. Ethical people welcome transparency in their dealings and actions. They don’t hide behind the veil of privacy to cover the ways they manipulate laws for their own gain. They don’t hide behind the pretence that their secrecy is necessary for reasons
Opinion
Charlottetown, PEI The Island Minister of Agriculture, Bloyce Thompson said this past week that more Island Farmers are reaching out for mental health support through the PEI Farmers Assistance Program.  He noted that the number of calls in 2019 was 140, increasing to 293 in 2020. Minister Thompson said navigating a hot dry summer during

Atlantic Region Representatives

Board Members
Pierre-Olivier Brassard

Pierre-Olivier Brassard

Regional Coordinator
  •  Rogersville, NB
Byron Petrie

Byron Petrie

  •  Morell, PE
Women’s Advisory Committee representative
Carina Phillips

Carina Phillips

  •  Morell, PEI
Youth Advisory Committee representative
Rebecca MacInnis

Rebecca MacInnis

  •  Lapland, NS
International Program Committee representative
Jessie MacInnis

Jessie MacInnis

  •  Tatamagouche, NS
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