Donna Rogers, Sandy Roth, Susan Martin, Walter Grose, Graham Johnson, Kristen Bradley, and Iris Perriman were participants at The Waterloo Farm Safety Day on June 17. We had a great time asking all these people their impressions. The event was held at Heritage Hills Farms on the Waterloo-Oxford Rd. The Farm Safety Day is organized by https://www.facebook.com/WaterlooRuralWomen
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Mike, Marilyn, Izayah, Mallory, Clarke, and Marcus at Lyndon Fish Pond at New Dundee for an event sponsoring Big Brothers Big Sisters of Waterloo Region. From there FB page,,,,
Today we held our Inaugural Kids Work Shop for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Waterloo Region. What a fun morning at Lyndon Fishing Pond! Lots of Littles and Bigs learning how to fish! Thanks to Chef Justin Bronson for showing everyone how to clean and fillet a rainbow trout. Plus, a cooking demonstration to teach us how to make them tasty on the BBQ. Also thanks to CKMS 102.7 FM Radio Waterloo for broadcasting live. We are happy to make this an annual event!
Dr. Merrin Macrae, Mark Ruesser and Charlie LaLonde were presenters at the workshop on phosphorous in Ontario agriculture. We hear the presentations by all three and the discussion from one of the breakout groups.
James Otto and Stuart Snyder are in studio today. Respectively, they are the past and present chairman of the Waterloo Region Milk Producer Committee. Check out www.milk.org for information about milk production in Ontario. Our playlist:
Gord Grant is the guest of The Agriculture Show on this the first show of the new year. It is a wonderful tradition, since Gord has been the guest of the first show of each new year,,, for every year the Waterloo Federation of Agriculture has sponsored the show. Our playlist:
Allister Bradley is our guest today. Allister is a songwriter living in Wellesley. Our music today is from his work. The titles are “Goodbye, Bedford Falls”, “What A Day”, “I Win”, “This House”, “Never Came Down”, and “The Lights Are On (For Christmas)”. Check out his website. www.allisterbradley.com
The Waterloo Federation of Agriculture held their AGM at Puddicombe House in New Hamburg on Thursday Oct 20 2016. Our guest speaker was retired agricultural reporter David Imrie. Presentations were also made by The Mayor of Wilmot Les Armstrong, Keith Currie from the OFA, 4-H Waterloo, Children’s Farm Safety Days, and the Waterloo Junior Farmers. Mark Ruesser was the MC and MSR Gord Grant ran the elections.