Melancthon Township is renowned for its agriculture, particularly in the cultivation and promotion of potatoes. The majority of the area is covered by expansive scenic farmlands, complemented by some industrial zones. Notably, Melancthon holds the distinction of being the first municipality in Ontario to approve and oversee the construction of the largest wind farm, featuring 45 turbines. Presently, the township boasts a total of 167 wind turbines.

Tourism Assets:

  • Scenic Landscapes
  • Farmland/Agriculture
  • Agritourism
  • Outdoor Activities/Recreation
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Trails

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