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Op Ed: Equity or Equitable? – MPAC Assessments Highlight Farmland Challenges

By Emery Huszka, National Farmers Union-Ontario President Recently, farm families across Ontario have received MPAC notices reflecting dramatic changes in values. In some cases, assessment estimates are doubled from 2012. MPAC has captured what the National Farmers Union-Ontario (NFU-O) has been warning of for years. Investors and heavily financed, large-scale farm operations have created an…