Good day and excellent meal had by all (thanks Marian!). Congrats to the directors. Photos on Middlesex page. Also, a huge thanks to retiring directors Frank Dietrich and Mathew Aerts for their dedication and hard work over the past many years! And to Todd C, careful – that pie you wish for may end up on your face…. 🙂
Please send your email address to your local county secretary so we can update our mailing lists. And while you’re at it, why not sign up to receive your newsletter via email – reduces paper and cuts down on our printing costs too! County secretary contact info below. Thanks!
Elgin – Margaret May
Middlesex – Marian Desjardine
Oxford – Cathy Dibble
Four great newsletters (minimum) per year, including up to date cropping info from OMAFRA Field Crop Technologists in the Crop Talk news
Discounts to FarmSmart, Southwest Ag Conference, OMAFRA Summer Diagnostic Days, Canada’s Farm Equipment Show (Toronto)
Free Admission to Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show
Great Producer meetings and tours – plenty of opportunities to learn and network!
Discount on Savvy Farmer Subscriptions
Chances to participate in innovative field trial projects and receive current plot results – OSCIA and OMAFRA work closely together to bring about these plots.
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