Farm & Food Care PEI recognizes local champions who work to tell the story of food production on the Island.


The recipients of the 2021 Food & Farming Champion Award are co-founders “Ag in the Field”, Carleigh MacLeod and Jillian Ferguson.

Both, Carleigh and Jillian have demonstrated they are true champions of agriculture on PEI. As co-founders of “Ag in the Field” established in 2018, their mission is…



The recipients of the 2020 Food & Farming Champion Award are Deanna Doctor and Rayanne Frizzell.

Rayanne and Deanna have demonstrated they are true champions of agriculture on PEI in many ways. As co-founders of Grassroots Dairy United, they bring dairy producers together to…



The recipient of the 2019 Food & Farming Champion Award is Farmboys Inc. Bryan and Kyle Maynard are young farmers with a farm success story—told through photography, video and social media – that is renewing enthusiasm for agriculture in Prince Edward Island. READ MORE


The recipient of the 2018 Food & Farming Champion Award is Jessica Reeves.

Farming is a science and a business, but also an art and the art of farming is a family tradition for Jessica. Jessica grew up on her parents’ family farm in Lady Fane which…


The “Food & Farming Champion” Award is presented to individuals, organizations or businesses who have taken the initiative to help engage with consumers in a conversation about food and farming on PEI. Nominee(s) are individual(s) who are passionate about food and agriculture and are proud of our industry – they use their skills to share their stories and provide consumers with accurate information about agriculture and food production. Want to nominate someone for the Food & Farming Champion award? Download the nomination form here.