March 18 – Midwestern Ontario Agricultural CalendarMarch 18, 2014 9:13am
There is a Growing Your Farm Profits Workshop scheduled in:
Wingham, March 17 & 24.
St. Mary’s, March 19 & 26
And an Environmental Farm Plan workshop scheduled in:
Elora, March 21 & 28.
Register online at www.ontariosoilcrop.org
There is updated workshop schedule available on the website.
March 18-19 – Ontario Pork Annual General Meeting
@ Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre
Theme: Constructing Change
Registration by March 14th
767-4600, ext 1402
email [email protected]
March 18 – Trees Ontario Free Forest Management Workshop
Lucan Community Memorial Centre, Lucan
Aimed at landowners interested in learning more about forest management and stewardship, tree planting subsidies and other financial incentives for establhsing and managing a forest.
See the Trees Ontario website for more information.
March 20 – Ontario Goat AGM in Tavistock
Topics to be discussed that will impact meat, dairy and fibre goat producers include:
· Proposed new livestock traceability regulations and what this will mean for the goat sector
· Scrapie in the goat herd and what producers needs to know about prevention
· An overview of the bioTrack goat management program
March 22 – 7th Annual Politicians Meeting from 10am to 2pm at the Elmwood Community Centre.
Hosted by the Bruce County and Grey County Federations of Agriculture.
March 24th – Grain Farmers of Ontario’s March Classic
@ London Convention Centre
Theme: Launching Ontario Grains To New Heights
March 26th – Horse Health Night
@ Grey Ag Services, Markdale
$10 per person
Register by March 21st
June 8th – Ontario Agricultural Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
@ Country Heritage Park, Milton.
2014 inductees: George Arnold, Bobcaygeon – Robert Hutton, St. Marys – Art Bolton, Dublin – and Doctor Gord Surgeoner, Fergus.
August 21-22 – Annual Huron County Plowing Match
On the Shortreed farm – 42227 Blyth Road – Walton.
Warden Joe Steffler will be co-hosting.
Day 1 is Junior Day practice and competition – main competition is August 22nd.
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