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Focus on heritage breeds Laurie Maus with her Tunis sheep and Mamerra guard dog on her Hawkhill heritage farm near Dunvegan. Macnab photo
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  • Eco Farm Day brings 3-R's of organic agriculture

    It was another successful Eco Farm Day at the Ramada Inn in Cornwall with 200-plus guests attending the event and a full slate of 40 vendors on Sat., Feb. 25. The theme for this event was "The 3 R's of Organic Agriculture: Restorative, Responsible, Resilient."
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    Heritage Club wants members to flock to meetings

    I don't know where everyone is!," lamented president Lindley McPhail as she looked around the sparsely attended annual meeting of the Heritage Livestock Club of Eastern Ontario held Feb. 18 at Russell's St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic High School.
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    Farmers urged to control seed treatment planter dust

    Leading edge research, led by Dr. Art Schaafsma, at the Ridgetown campus of the University of Guelph, has confirmed that...
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    Seed Association celebrating Agriculture Day

    he Canadian Seed Trade Association celebrated Canada's first national Agriculture Day, Feb. 16, with the launch of its Better Seed, Better Life program.
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    Heritage breeds may be going behind bars

    If Laurie Maus of Dunvegan has her way, some Ontario heritage livestock, including her Tunis sheep and Chantecler hens, could be heading to prison... for their good and for the benefit of prisoners who will tend them.
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    Life-long dedication to farm conservation defines Soil Champion

    Eric Kaiser has spent a lifetime building his Quinte Region farm; transforming 14 former Loyalist mixed settlement properties on heavy clay soil into a large and productive egg, field crop and strawberry business.
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    Minister MacAuley addresses Agriculture Day in Canada

    Minister of Agriculture Lawrence MacAulay joined in the inaugural celebration of Agriculture Day in Canada on Feb. 16 in downtown Ottawa.
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