Niagara Agriculture Lifetime Achievement (NALA) Awards Evening 7:00 pm
Niagara Agriculture Lifetime Achievement (NALA) Awards Evening @ Ramada Jordan Beacon Harborside
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm
The Niagara North Federation of Agriculture invites you to the Niagara Agriculture Lifetime Achievement (NALA) Awards Evening. The Niagara Agriculture Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Joseph Pohorly of Niagara-on-the-Lake. The Golden Horseshoe Farm and Food Alliance will present to 10 farm families who have been farming for 150 years. There will be a silent auction with proceeds being donated to Niagara 4-H Program. Presentations will begin at 8:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Hors d’oeuvres and light snacks will be served at 7pm. There will be a cash bar. Please contact Cathy Mous (contact information above) for more information and to purchase tickets. This event is hosted by the Niagara North Federation of Agriculture.
Agricultural System for the Greater Golden Horseshoe 7:30 pm
Agricultural System for the Greater Golden Horseshoe @ Rittenhouse Hall, Vineland Research & Innovation Centre
Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm
Speakers: Patrick Robson – Niagara College Helma Geerts – Land Use Policy & Stewardship, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Come out to learn about the new Agricultural System for the Greater Golden Horseshoe, guidelines and mapping, and how they may impact land use planning. For more information, contact George Mitges, P.Ag. at George@georgemitgesandassociates.com. Click here to review the draft agricultural mapping and procedures. Everyone is welcome to attend. This event is hosted by the Ontario Institute of Agrologists (Niagara Branch) & Niagara North Federation of Agriculture.