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Thursday, November 15, 2018
The Huron County Planning and Development Department is working to close a loophole in the planning process that saw two different policies contradict one another.
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Saturday night s Ladies Harvest Social at the Brussels, Morris and Grey Community Centre has realized an estimated $8,000 profit for the Brussels Agricultural Society.
Friday, November 2, 2018
The rural culture of leaving keys in farm vehicles frustrates police officers who, by law, are no longer allowed to chase vehicles and struggle to keep up with the crime in Huron County.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Jordan Shortreed is the first Junior Plower in Huron County in recent memory to take on sulky plowing and he s taking it on in a big way, having captured the championship for the event at the International Plowing Match in Chatham-Kent last month.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Blyth s Lucas Townsend will be representing Ontario at the Canadian Plowing Championship after being named Reserve Junior Championship at the International Plowing Match in Chatham-Kent last month.
Friday, September 28, 2018
The results of the 2018 Brussels Fall Fair, held on Sept. 18-19, 2018.
Friday, September 28, 2018
The Brussels Fall Fair spent another two days showcasing the talents of Brussels residents and marked a successful homecoming back to the village.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
On Sept. 18-19, the Brussels Fall Fair will be held for the 157th time. This year s fair will represent somewhat of a homecoming for the Brussels Agricultural Society after the excitement of last year s event.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Despite some intense temperature swings, the 57th annual reunion of the Huron Pioneer Thresher and Hobby Association was a success.
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Two years after the first Rural talks to Rural (R2R) conference, the organization is planning its next installment of the event, which will focus on rural resiliency.
Thursday, September 6, 2018
This weekend, for the 57th time, the Huron Pioneer Thresher and Hobby Association will be hosting its annual reunion in Blyth.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
The Huron County Plowing Match, held on the Thompson family farm just outside of Clinton, was a success on all fronts according to Huron County Plowmen s Association President Margaret Vincent.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Jaden Shortreed captured the Princess crown and sash at the Huron County Plowing Match last week, edging out seven other competitors for the venerated title.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
The Bishop family, represented by 2017 International Plowing Match Chair Jacquie Bishop, and their family farm Shayrina Sheep Farm, were honoured with the BMO Farm Family Award for Huron
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Loretta Higgins fought through a cold to claim the crown and sash at the Huron County Plowing Match Queen of the Furrow competition last week.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Lucas Townsend and Paul Dodds will be representing Huron County in competitive plowing for the next year after claiming victory in the Junior and Senior categories at the 91st annual Huron County Plowing Match.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
On Friday night, Kara Hendriks time as Huron County Queen of the Furrow will come to a close. The Lucknow-area woman will be passing off her tiara and sash to one of three young women at the 91st annual Huron County Plowing Match.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
With another great turnout, eight young women will be vying for the Huron County Princess crown on Thursday after last year s winner Brooklyn Hendriks went on to great success.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
The 91st annual Huron County Plowing Match is set to take place on Thursday, Aug. 23 and Friday, Aug. 24.
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.
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