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What’s Up – for Jun. 25, 2009

Please forward your agricultural events to [email protected]or call 204-944-5762

June 27 – Interlake Sheep and Goat Symposium, 9:30 a. m. to 5 p. m., Eriksdale Recreation Hall and Rick Willet Ranch. Topics: Scrapie, parasite control, nutrition, more. Manitoba Sheep or Goat Association members’ registration free, nonmembers $10. For more info or to pre-register call Rick Willet, 204-739-2462; Danny Meisner, 204-768-2958 or 250-4628; or Mamoon Rashid, 204-945-7557.

June 27 – Turkey Fest and Duck Race, La Riviere. For more info or race tickets call Ev at 204-242-3272 or Char at 204-242-2189 or e-mail [email protected]

June 30– Boundary Trail Railway Co. official opening, 11 a. m., Darlingford. Short official program with barbecue to follow. For more info call 204-242-4201.

July 7-8 – Canadian Swine Health Forum, Radisson Hotel, 405 20th St. E., Saskatoon. For more info visit

July 8-9 – Manitoba Forestry Association: Woodlot Program two-day woodlot bus tour, departing from Oak Hammock to PFRA at Indian Head, Sask., then to Regina RCMP training centre. For more info and to pre-register call Ken Fosty at 204-453-3182 or e-mail [email protected]

July 8-10 – Grain Growers of Canada annual summer meeting, Bayshore Inn, 111 Waterton Ave., Waterton Lakes National Park, Alta. For more info visit

July 12– Keystone Pioneers Museum show day, six km east of Roblin on Highway 5. Events include classic and antique car show, threshing, log sawing, clay oven bread baking, fiddling, slow tractor race, more. Pancake breakfast 8:30 a. m., barbecue at noon. For more info call 204-937-2979 or 204-937-8772.



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