Farms Facts and Furrows

NOFIA Agricultural Information Hub development workshop

The Northern Ontario Farm Innovation Alliance (NOFIA) would like to invite you to a development workshop for the Agricultural Information Hub. This hub will showcase the agricultural community in each area for new and existing producers to find the information they need in a quick, easy way. The hub will also showcase opportunities for agricultural growth in each district. Producers are invited to attend this workshop to: Assess the usability of the hub; provide information to build the hub and provide input to ensure it reflects the needs of each district. Prior to the workshop, please send any agricultural related information relevant to your area to broka@farmnorth.com.  This information will be incorporated into the hub for discussion at the workshop. Date: June 2, 2015 from 7:30 to 9 pm at the Spring Bay Hall, Spring Bay.  Light refreshments will be served.

Beef Code of Practice workshop

The Manitoulin Cattlemen will be hosting a Beef Code of Practice workshop to familiarize producers about the revised regulations on Thursday, June 4 at Max Burt’s. We start with Beef on a Bun at 6 pm followed by presentations. Turn north on Beange Road to get to Max Burt’s. Register by calling Marca Williamson at 705-859-2528.