Fair ride. Kinsmen Fair in Chatham. June 11, 2017. (Photo courtesy of Sarah Cowan Blackburn News Chatham-Kent).

Rural fairs receive funding boost

Ontario agriculture and horticulture societies will get just over $1-million dollars in provincial funding to offset revenue due to cancelled fairs and events.

Midday Ag News Report For Thursday, July 15

This year’s Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled, but the Royal’s Board of Directors say they are working hard to make the event’s 100th celebration in 2022 bigger and stronger then ever.