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Canada’s Agriculture Day coming soon

Canada’s Agriculture Day coming soon

Celebration to be held on Feb. 13

Reading Time: < 1 minute The second annual celebration of Canada’s Agriculture Day will be held on Feb. 13. The day highlights a sector of the economy that employs one in eight Canadians. Last year’s Agriculture Day was marked by hundreds of events across the country and by food conversations conducted through social media. Individuals are encouraged to make a […] Read more

Rural and urban came together over a five-course meal to share their stories and ask questions about where our food comes from. 

Taking a seat at the table to share agriculture’s story

Reading Time: 4 minutes The picturesque old barn conjured up stereotypical images of an old-fashioned farm, but the conversation inside was all about the modern world of agriculture. The Seat at our Table event in the old white barn near Olds brought 150 people — mostly millennials — from across the province on Canadian Agriculture Day. But the goal […] Read more