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AG SOCIETIES IN THE NEWS

Please see links below for news articles about AAAS and Agricultural Societies.

Ag Society planning a scaled-back Cochrane Fair

https://cochranenow.com/articles/ag-society-planning-a-scaled-back-cochrane-fair

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AG SOCIETIES MORE THAN JUST FAIR PROVIDERS:

See link below on a write up on the Session Tim Carson did  at the The Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies (OAAS)
Annual Convention, which was  held virtually. By Cathy Hamill-Hill for the Farm View Newsletter.

Farm View Online – Page 9

 

 

Ground breaks on new agriculture trade centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cut costs and carry on: Ag societies caught in a web of uncertainty due to COVID

Cut costs and carry on: Ag societies caught in a web of uncertainty due to COVID

 

 

Rodeo In The Running For Alberta’s Official Sport

https://strathmorenow.com/stories/rodeo-in-the-running-for-alberta-s-official-sport

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alberta to expedite 2021-22 Ag Society grant process

Alberta to expedite 2021-22 Ag Society grant process

 

 

 

 

 

 

MH Stampede introduces its new GM

MH Stampede introduces its new GM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jim MacArthur to retire after overseeing years of change and growth at Stampede

Jim MacArthur to retire after overseeing years of change and growth at Stampede

 

 

 

 

 

Red Deer’s Westener Park is moving forward — into the unknown

Red Deer’s Westener Park is moving forward — into the unknown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward Bros. awarded $62M contract to redevelop Lethbridge Exhibition Park

December 24, 2020   By On-Site Staff

Ward Bros. awarded $62M contract to redevelop Lethbridge Exhibition Park

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Planning underway for modified Calgary Stampede in 2021

https://www.delta-optimist.com/national-sports/very-hopeful-planning-underway-for-modified-calgary-stampede-in-2021-3212269

 

 

 

 

‘A visionary leader’: Calgary Stampede announces death of CEO Warren Connell

https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/mobile/a-visionary-leader-calgary-stampede-announces-death-of-ceo-warren-connell-1.5240570

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Despite COVID-19, Whoop-Up Days 2020 big success – LETHBRIDGE NEWS

https://lethbridgenewsnow.com/2020/10/24/despite-covid-19-whoop-up-days-2020-big-success/

 

 

Alberta’s agriculture societies still struggling to stay afloat – ALBERTA FARMERS

Alberta’s agriculture societies still struggling to stay afloat

 

Bull Riding Event Features Hometown Talents – STRATHMORE NOW

https://strathmorenow.com/stories/bull-riding-event-features-hometown-talents?fbclid=IwAR1HCB0iWNqm_rQtoYxkZYeJNySuJwRPdLAYr0KEBWEi87sCmoCuHKinQp4

 

 

 

 

Ag Show In Lloydminster A Go In November – Drumheller Online

https://drumhelleronline.com/ag-news/ag-show-in-lloydminster-a-go-in-november

 

 

Struggling agricultural societies seek federal dollars – RED DEER ADVOCATE

Struggling agricultural societies seek lifeline

 

Stettler has been selected as a “Feature Celebration Site” for Alberta Culture Days – Stettler Indepenent

Stettler has been selected as a “Feature Celebration Site” for Alberta Culture Days

One in 10 ag societies could close their doors by next year – FARMER EXPRESS

One in 10 ag societies could close their doors by next year

Open Farm Days – GLOBAL NEWS

Farms open up during pandemic – St Albert Gazette

https://www.stalberttoday.ca/local-news/farms-open-up-during-pandemic-open-farm-days-prairie-gardens-andersen-doherty-2627664