Upcoming Agricultural Events and News

The Value of Protecting Farmland

A public conversation open to farmers, decision-makers and the general public. Speakers from Ontario Farmland Trust, the Ontario Federation of Agriculture and others.

Monday May 27, 2019 – 6:30 pm coffee and dessert and 7 pm start

Baxter Creek Golf Club, near Millbrook.

RSVP required, but tickets are free. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-value-of-protecting-farmland-tickets-61272745431

Mental Health Forum

The Peterborough Ag Roundtable is hosting an education session for farmers on June 4. The session aims to uncover some of the barriers individuals encounter when seeking support for mental health concerns and provide a more inclusive approach to accessing services with the objective of moving towards “mental health for all”.

Speakers include Dave Pogue of Team 55 and Jack Veitch of the Canadian Mental Health Association of Haliburton, Kawartha and Pine Ridge.

Tuesday, June 4th, 7 pm at the Douro Community Center.

Pasture Walk

Pasture Walk will include educational talks from various experts in fencing, water establishment, forages, and managed grazing practices. Come learn about pasture management techniques and the products that make it work; make your livestock and managed grazing work for you! Improve soil health, forage & livestock quality and yield, and operational profitability.

2015 Buckhorn Road, Lakefield, Tuesday, June 4, 2019 6:00 - 8:30 pm

Tickets for this event are $10 and include a meal. All profits from ticket purchases benefit local 4-H councils.

Contact the Sunderland Co-op Peterborough location:

Immediate Farm Internship Available

Chickabidee Acres, Peterborough County. Details: https://farmsatwork.ca/…/immediate-farm-internship-peteboro…