Ex-Officio Labour Section Chair
Ken Forth is Chair of the Labour Section of the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers' Association. He is a broccoli grower from the Hamilton area, and currently president of the Foreign Agricultural Resource Management Service (FARMS) and Chair of the Labour Issues Co-ordinating Committee. He also serves on several committees of the Canadian Horticultural Council (CHC), and is a past president of both the OFVGA and CHC. In 2013, Ken was among two Ontarians who was awarded the prestigious Badge of Honour for Long and Faithful Service by the Prime Minister of Jamaica, receiving the recognition for his long and dedicated service to the Farm Work Programme.