STRATFORD - Local commodity and farm groups had their say at the Perth County Federation of Agriculture (PCFA) Forum on Nov. 17.
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Massive milker - Pyper Knight of Guelph seems dwarfed by a giant inflatable holstein cow at the University of Guelph campus on March 18. The youngster was having big-time fun at the school’s College Royal open house, which ran Saturday and Sunday.
Kelly Fischer of the Ontario Veterinary College Food Animal Club explained a ruminant display to visitors at the University of Guelph’s College Royal open house. The event was held on March 18 and 19 with displays and activities throughout the campus.
Future Vets Club members made balloon animals for youngsters at the University of Guelph’s College Royal open house on March 18. From left: Shaela Horley, Kyle Lee, Cassandra Carolino and MacKenzie Hamelin.
ARTHUR - The West Luther 4-H dairy club announces a new focus and class to 2017 Arthur Fall Fair.
DRAYTON - Since its inception 36 years ago, the Drayton Kinsmen have offered a different collectible toy tractor to interested show-goers and collectors at the annual farm show.
Here we go again ... It’s almost like a legacy, a marriage, a long-term commitment. Some say it’s our moral responsibility to continue and others say it’s for the survival of the community. Welcome to Farm Show 2017.
DRAYTON - The Drayton Farm Show, now in its 36th year, continues to grow by showcasing the latest in agricultural technology while maintaining its rural roots.
Quinn Rausch, left, of the Ontario Veterinary College’s foal watch team, helps visitors Sarah and Nicholas Kruithof “treat” a stuffed horse at the veterinary station in the large animal clinic at the University of Guelph’s College Royal open house on March 18.
Scarlett and Rowan Lyons play with robots in the board room of the new Aboyne library branch with their mother Diane.
ALMA - Liquid Feeds International (LFI) of Innerkip has been providing molasses-based liquid feed supplements to the dairy, beef, goat, sheep and feed mill industries for over 30 years.