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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.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Two days a week, three people get together at the Shears to You Fibre Pros mill, just south of Palmerston, and work to grow the alpaca industry.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
The Baird family from north of Wingham have a lot of reasons to be proud of the fruits of their labours as Baird s Maitland River Jolie, a Clydesdale born and bred by the family, brought home several impressive accolades.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
There are few families more steeped in the agricultural history of Huron County than the Cardiffs of Grey Township, now in the Municipality of Huron East and Morris Township of Morris-Turnberry.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
For an organization even older than the country it s in, the Brussels Agricultural Society doesn t have the chance to make history often, but it did earlier this year. When Matt Cardiff was officially elected the society s president...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Part of the announcement of the Cowbell Brewing Company was that an on-site farm would be providing ingredients not only for the beer to be brewed there but for the food on the menu of the on-site brew pub.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
After years of planning, research and development, the wheels of Blyth Cowbell Brewing Company are now officially in motion with a plan to construct a craft brewery in Blyth at the southeast corner of London Road and County Road 25.
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Blyth Cowbell Brewing Company presented the details of one of the most ambitious projects the village has seen in recent memory on Thursday night at a special invitation-only event.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
The results from the 2015 Brussels Fall Fair.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
This special section prepared by The Citizen features information on the events, location and competitions of the 88th annual Huron County Ploughing Match.
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