Renfrew County Hay Day
The Renfrew Soil and Crop Improvement Association is hosting a Hay Day on Thursday June 5, 2003 at 10 am. The day will be at the farm of Wally, Sheila and Scott Vandekemp, R. R. 1 Douglas (corner of Barr Line and the Dunmore Road). The day features hay making and handling equipment demonstrations and displays. A number of Agri Businesses in the area will also have displays. The cost is $5 and lunch is available from the Osceola Church Women. For more information contact Scott Vandekemp 613-649-2046, Tom Agnew 613-649-2355 or Glen Smith 613-628-2987.
Agriculture Plastic Recycling Day
Farmers will have an opportunity to recycle their agriculture plastic on Saturday June 21, 2003 at the Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre (old Alice and Fraser Landfill site) 900 Woito Station Road (access from B-Line or Hwy 41 from Pembroke). The site will be open from 9 am to 12 noon to accept plastic. The plastic must be as clean as possible. No fertilizer bags or twine please. To register or for more information contact Harry Naylor at the Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre 613-735-7537.
Renfrew County Holstein Club Family Night
Koos and Catrina Van Lindenberg will be this years hosts for the Renfrew County Holstein Club Family Night on Thursday July 10, 2003. The Farm is located at 2166 Queen's Line R. R. 1 Foresters Falls. The evening starts at
Renfrew Soil and Crop Twilight Meeting and Crop Tour
The Renfrew Soil and Crop Improvement Association invites you to their Twilight Meeting and Crop Tour on Wednesday July 23. The evening starts at 6:45 pm with a visit to the farm of Larry Reaburn and Family R. R. 1 Westmeath (720 Lookout Road) to see barley and wheat plots. The next stop is at the farm of Dave Poisson to see additional barley and wheat plots. The tour will also be visiting with Paul and Fritz Klaesi and Family to hear about their plans to convert dairy manure into energy. The evening concludes with a look at some of Agriculture and AgriFood Canada plots and a BBQ. For more information contact Larry Reaburn at 613-582-3550 or Kevin Dick at 613-649-2620.
Renfrew County Holstein Club County Show
Mark you calendar for the August 21, 2003 and attend the Renfrew County Holstein Show at Cobden Fair. The evening starts at 7 pm. The judge is Dean Warner from Hastings.
Ottawa Valley Meat Rabbit Producers Association
On Saturday June 28, the Ottawa Valley Meat Rabbit Producers Association is presenting a Rabbit Show and Auction Sale at Barn Door Rabbitry 4241 Nixon Drive Osgoode. The Show is at 10 am and the Auction at 1 pm. For more information contact Dave Garland 613-826-0252.