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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
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.
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.
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.
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, May 23, 2018
Annual, The Citizen produces its Salute to Agriculture to inform and honour the agricultural community that provides for rural Ontario.
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, 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
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, September 12, 2018
Despite some intense temperature swings, the 57th annual reunion of the Huron Pioneer Thresher and Hobby Association was a success.
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.
Friday, December 14, 2018
The Huron County 4-H Leaders Association Awards Program was held at the Seaforth Agriplex late last month, recognizing 4-H members for their efforts throughout the year.
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, January 10, 2019
It s unexpectedly quiet in the Silver Corners Inc., sow barn owned by Dennis and Tara Terpstra. There s some grunting and a few clangs from the electronic sow feeders (ESF) but no sounds of fighting or agitation.
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Stewardship and the preservation of natural resources in Huron County has had another good year according to Huron County Stewardship Co-ordinator and Biologist Rachel White.
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Ontario beef farmers are hoping a joint marketing initiative will result in industry growth across the province, the country and the world.
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.
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.
Friday, September 28, 2018
The results of the 2018 Brussels Fall Fair, held on Sept. 18-19, 2018.
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.
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.
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Sandi Brock, a sheep farmer from the Staffa area, spoke to the Huron County Beef Producers at their annual meeting on Jan. 9 at the Brussels Legion about connecting with people through social media.
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