Thursday, June 6, 2024

June 1 marks the beginning of National Dairy Month, which encourages milk fans everywhere to show appreciation for their local dairy farmers by learning more about the dairy industry and eating tasty bits of cheese.

Friday, April 19, 2024

Food sovereignty is on the minds of farmers and politicians, as one Huron County Federation of Agriculture member hopes the government will one day spend $50 million to produce food instead of investing in battery storage.

Friday, April 19, 2024

Just a few days after this year's Huron County Plowing Match, the county will play host to the first-ever Zone 3 Junior Plow Day at the site in the hopes of attracting more young people to the world of competitive plowing.

Thursday, April 4, 2024

The bustling atmosphere of McGavin's Farm Equipment in Walton on Thursday, March 28, bore witness to a heartfelt celebration as members of the local farming community came together to honour Steve Coulter's remarkable 45-year journey...

Thursday, April 4, 2024

Darrell Bergsma from the Londesborough area is one of two recipients of the 2024 4-H Ontario Arbor Award, which is the provincial organization's highest honour.

Friday, March 22, 2024

While The Citizen's annual "Salute to Agriculture" may come but once a year, its sister publication, The Rural Voice, has been doing nothing but saluting agriculture, once a month, for almost 50 years.

Friday, March 22, 2024

This weekend, in Peterborough, the Junior Farmers of Ontario will be holding their annual March Conference. There, Auburn-area native Jolande Oudshoorn will be making way for a new provincial president after a successful year at the top.

Friday, March 22, 2024

Wayne Caldwell is the foremost expert in rural planning in Ontario and perhaps all of Canada - everyone knows this. When The Citizen or any other media outlet needs a rural planning genius, they call Caldwell.

Friday, March 22, 2024

Since Paleolithic Egyptians first began utilizing irrigation to draw water into their arid fields from the nearby Nile River, the agricultural industry has been one of near constant technological advancement.

Friday, March 22, 2024

When considering what makes Blyth unique, the first thing that comes to most people's minds might be its hearty theatre scene, or perhaps its unofficial mascot - the rutabaga.

Friday, March 22, 2024

Peter Johnson is a man of many hats. He's both the Resident Agronomist for RealAgriculture and the Environmental Advocate for the Land Improvement Contractors of Ontario. He's also a farmer...

Friday, March 22, 2024

It's fair to say that the Brussels Fall Fair is one of the fairest fairs in all of Huron County. Now celebrating its 161st year, the Fall Fair is one of Brussels' most beloved community events, and it's one that has been a stalwart, reliable anchor...

Friday, March 22, 2024

Last year, Monique Baan of Walton, alongside a few other librarians from throughout Huron County, became Guardians through The Guardian Network, a province-wide suicide prevention initiative that focuses...

Friday, November 3, 2023

It's one thing to extol the virtues of the great 4-H program to friends, family and anyone else who will listen in your home and rural community, but it's another thing entirely to take that show on the road.

Thursday, October 19, 2023

There was plenty for Huron County to be proud about at this year's International Plowing Match (IPM), which was held late last month in Bowling Green, Dufferin County.

Thursday, October 12, 2023

Celebrated local author and photographer Bonnie Sitter is working to create a documentary on the Farmerettes, a passion project of hers that manifested with her book, Onion Skins and Peach Fuzz, but she just needs help to fund it.

Friday, August 11, 2023

The 95th annual Huron County Plowing Match, hosted by the Huron County Plowmen's Association, will be held on Aug. 17-18 just northeast of Brussels on the home farm of Peter and Leisa Albers.

Friday, July 21, 2023

Planning for the 95th annual Huron County Plowing Match is well underway, with the stage being set just northeast of Brussels on the home farm of Peter and Leisa Albers.

Friday, July 14, 2023

This past weekend, the fifth annual Dungannon Pro Rodeo - a two-day celebration and competition featuring traditional western events - returned to the community.