AALP was established in 1984 through the work of four partners – the University of Guelph, Ontario Federation of Agriculture, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and Foundation for Rural Living. Read "The Early History of AALP" by Jack Hagarty and Patricia Mighton.



AALP is appreciative of all endowments that have been received. These gifts continue to grow and finance a portion of program costs for each AALP class. Current endowments include the Ken McKinnon Memorial FundWm. A. Stewart EndowmentGeorge Dmetriuc Memorial Fund and W. Garfield Weston Endowment.

Wm. A. Stewart Tribute