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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Annual, The Citizen produces its Salute to Agriculture to inform and honour the agricultural community that provides for rural Ontario.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Convicted fraudster Arlan Galbraith is the main character of The Pigeon King play that premiered at the Blyth Festival last season. However, as the theatre prepares for a remount of the hit play, the actor who plays Galbraith says...
Friday, April 27, 2018
The Brussels Farmers Market will be moved into the Four Winds Barn this year and will run from May 18 to Oct. 5. A vendors meeting was held at the Four Winds Barn on Wednesday, April 18 to outline the changes to the market for the 2018 season.
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Huron County has arrived at its bottom-line costs for last September s International Plowing Match (IPM), which total just over $850,000.
Saturday, April 21, 2018
The Ontario Business Improvement Area Association (OBIAA) recognized the Brussels Four Barn with the Bricks and Mortar Award at the 2018 National Business Improvement Area Conference in Collingwood earlier this week.
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Huron Feeding Systems is marking its 40th year in business this year. The family-owned company started in the Seili family s garage 40 years ago, and, just like the feed-bin industry it s a part of, a lot has changed over the past 40 years.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Last Friday, the Huron County Water Protection Steering Committee held a day dedicated to innovation in agricultural drainage and erosion control featuring guest speakers from as far away as Illinois.
Thursday, March 15, 2018
The Pigeon King will fly again this season at the Blyth Festival thanks to a $60,000 grant through Celebrate Ontario 2018, a provincial program to celebrate diversity, heritage and culture.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
The committee behind last September s International Plowing Match (IPM) held its final all-chairs meeting last week and whether it was attendance figures, banding together in the face of adversity or donating money to local charities
Thursday, March 1, 2018
The Pigeon King, the 2017 Blyth Festival collective creation, will now be part of the 2018 2019 National Arts Centre (NAC) English Theatre season.
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Increases in farm land taxes and worries over changes in the Natural Heritage Plan for Huron County were the among the issues discussed at the Huron County Federation of Agriculture (HCFA) Local Politicians Forum held Feb. 23 at the Clinton Legion.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Bryan Morton is passionate about old barns. In fact, according to family lore, he was almost born in one. More than half a century later, Bryan is combining his love of agricultural history and a desire to give back to his community by building Four Winds
Thursday, February 1, 2018
The Brussels Agricultural Society is in a position to donate $2,000 to the Brussels, Morris and Grey Community Centre for capital improvements thanks to its involvement with the International Plowing Match (IPM) last September.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Joe Hill, vice-president of the Beef Farmers of Ontario (BFO), was in Brussels last week and says there are some exciting innovations on the horizon in the Ontario beef industry.
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
During the countdown to 2017 on New Year s Eve, 2016, I felt a sense of panic as 2017 had finally arrived. It was our year to showcase Huron County
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Jenna Ujiye, the co-ordinator of Huron County s International Plowing Match (IPM) showcase, said that over 31,000 people made their way through the county s tent over the four days of the match.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
The annual Huron County 4-H Award Program was held late last month and local competitors found themselves receiving numerous awards for their efforts in the group.
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Saying he was the one blessed to have had a career working with and for farmers, former Minister of Agriculture Jack Riddell of Exeter graciously accepted a plaque for being inducted into the Ontario Agricultural Hall of Fame
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Several local food producers earned impressive accolades at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, which wrapped up on Sunday.
Thursday, November 9, 2017
The Hallahan family is practising some new and unique farming techniques that are helping to save labour and energy costs with a new robotic milking parlour.
Friday, October 27, 2017
Results from the 2017 Brussels Fall Fair are featured.
Friday, October 27, 2017
With the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) moving from the rearview mirrors of the public to the history books, The Citizen took some time to reminisce with members of the executive and event committees about the 100th match
Friday, October 27, 2017
Several Huron East departments were kept very, very busy during the weeks surrounding the International Plowing Match (IPM) in Walton late last month.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Last week, boards from the 2017 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) went missing overnight.
Thursday, October 5, 2017
The 2017 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) is pleased to confirm 2017 was a very successful Match. The IPM welcomed 76,546 visitors over the shortened four days of the IPM.
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