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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.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Sponsors of the International Plowing Match (IPM) in Walton, alongside the media that will report on it, attended a special meet-and-greet day at the IPM site in Walton last week on Sept. 6.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Over five years in the making, the International Plowing Match (IPM), the 100th in history, is finally ready to begin at Jack Ryan s farm in Walton.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
The annual reunion of the Huron Pioneer Thresher and Hobby Association proved to be great despite some wet weather on Thursday and Friday according to President Peter Hendriks.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
A number of local families, businesses and organizations have been honoured by the International Plowing Match (IPM) Beautification Committee ahead of the match later this month.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
The annual reunion of the Huron Pioneer Thresher and Hobby Association is once again approaching fast.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Brussels Fall Fair Little Ambassador Casey Bernard is excited about the adventures she is going to have representing the Brussels Agricultural Society.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Paul Dodds and Lucas Townsend will represent Huron County at the International Plowing Match in Walton later this year in the Senior and Junior plowing competitions, respectively.
Monday, August 28, 2017
While nearly 20 local landowners are coming together to jointly host the International Plowing Match in a few weeks, it s the Ryans and the Ringgenbergs who are at the centre of it all.
Monday, August 28, 2017
A special event was held at the Seaforth and District Community Centre on Sunday focused on the quilts that will be a part of the upcoming 100th International Plowing Match in Walton.
Friday, August 25, 2017
The Huron County Plowing Match took place last week in South Huron on the farm of John and Kathy Gielen near Crediton and many locals took top spots throughout the event.
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...
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