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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.
Friday, September 29, 2017
The 100th International Plowing Match (IPM) came to an official end just before 5 p.m. on Saturday when closing ceremonies emcee Tom Melady officially declared the match as closed.
Friday, September 29, 2017
Brooklyn Hendriks from the Lucknow area has been crowned the first-ever Princess in International Plowing Match (IPM) history.
Friday, September 29, 2017
An audacious plan for this year s Brussels Fall Fair seems to have paid off according to Brussels Agricultural Society President Matt Cardiff.
Friday, September 29, 2017
The committee behind the International Plowing Match (IPM) faced a very difficult decision due to the isolated rain incident that flooded the grounds of the tented city on Tuesday: whether Tented City should remain open or not.
Friday, September 29, 2017
One of the brightest jewels in the crown of last week s International Plowing Match (IPM) in Walton was a visit from Justin and Sophie Trudeau and their children on Friday.
Friday, September 29, 2017
The Brussels, Morris and Grey Community Centre played host to nearly 700 guests on Friday night with the Celebration of Excellence banquet the culmination of days of hard work connected to the International Plowing Match (IPM) in Walton.
Friday, September 29, 2017
The International Plowing Match (IPM) may have officially started on Tuesday, however the grounds were open on Sunday for a special church service at the site.
Friday, September 29, 2017
Reflecting on the week that was and the 2017 International Plowing Match (IPM) in Walton, Chair Jacquie Bishop says it s the people and the community spirit that will stay with her for years to come.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Members of the Brussels Agricultural Society have been hard at work for the last two weeks and the biggest Brussels Fall Fair ever is now ready for patrons and exhibitors.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Jack Ryan, his children and grandchildren are all serving as hosts for this year s IPM in Walton. The roots of this endeavour, however, are strongly tied to Jack s wife Marianna, who lost her battle with ovarian cancer in 2012.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Huron County s barn quilt trail, which has taken shape in the months leading up to the International Plowing Match (IPM), has now been immortalized in a book.
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