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Jun 29 2016

Grey County SCIA Farm Tour 2016 Itinerary – July 12

Grey County SCIA Farm Tour

Don Ready’s 236237 Grey Rd 13, Kimberley (1 km N of Grey Rd 119) No-Till and Cover Crops – A 30 Year Journey! 9:30 am to 3 pm Crop Walk: No-Till Crops, Corn, Wheat, Canola, Flax; Ryegrass/Crimson Clover Interseeded into Corn; and Neonic vs Fungicide Only Corn with scout, Peter Johnson, Real Agriculture Agronomist. Presentations & Demos: Cover Crops; Gypsum, Copper and Boron; Agroforestry, and Windbreaks; Tree Programs; Lystegro; Powerzones and Drones; and a Soil Erosion Machine. Coffee and Donuts 9:30 am, Pizza Lunch sponsored by: Sprucedale Agromart, Huron Bay Co-op, Holmes Agro, FCC, Lystek, & IFAO. Everyone is invited.

Bring folding chair and good walking gear.
Soil and Crop Members $10; Others $20; Membership and Admission $40

Contact: Grey Ag Services 519-986-3756
Door Prize: One Admission to the Innovative Farmers of Ontario Convention-a $270 Value
This event will be cancelled if there is significant rainfall on July 12th

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Jun 01 2016

Saints & Sinners Taste of the Trail Celebrates Local Food and Drink – June 11 at Grey Roots

Beer. Wine. Cider. History.

Come to Grey Roots on June 12th from noon to 5pm and taste your way around the Saints & Sinners Trail with beer, wine and cider samples and great local food. Enjoy live music, historical interpretation in the Moreston Heritage Village, and pick up a copy of the new Saints & Sinners book by Richard Thomas all about the history of Prohibition and bootlegging in the area. You can also buy a limited-edition Saints & Sinners tee-shirt, growler or glassware. June 12 is also the day Saints & Sinners launches the Growler Passport Contest – taste your way around the trail all summer long for a chance to win great prizes!

Saints & Sinners members providing samples:
Barnstormer Brewing Company, Beaver Valley Orchard and Cidery, Coffin Ridge Boutique Winery, The Collingwood Brewery, Creemore Springs, The Duxbury Cider Co. Ltd., Georgian Hills Vineyards, Kilannan Brewing Co., MacLean’s Ales Inc., Neustadt Springs Brewery, Side Launch Brewing Company, Thornbury Premium Apple Cider and Tobermory Brewing Company & Grill.

Food and drinks will be provided by:
Civil Kat Coffee, Chef Zack Keeshig, Meredith’s Ginger Syrup, Sweet Things Grill Wagon

Tickets are available in advance from Grey Roots Visitor Services or by calling 519-376-369o. Additional drink sample tickets, food, beverages and merchandise will be available for purchase on event day.

Further information can be found here: Saints & Sinners June 12 event.

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May 30 2016

The 2016 Grey Ag Services Rural Guide is Here

This invaluable guide is your “go-to” for information about agricultural resources of all kinds: government contacts, agricultural societies, elected officials, farmers’ markets and more.

You can view and/or download a copy from the Grey Ag Services website.

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May 27 2016

Lunch is Back at Georgian Dining Room – June 1 and 2 Menu

LUNCH MENU - June 1st & 2nd, 2016, 12 – 1pm

Cream of Leek Soup
Fresh Bread
Warm Potato Salad
Swiss Onion & Bacon Flan
Black Forest Cake with Tart Ontario Cherries
Kemble Mountain Roastery Coffee

$12.00 taxes included
*A selection of beer and wine is also available at our cash bar*
The Georgian Dining Room is a practical learning experience for the Culinary Management, Culinary Skills, Cook Apprenticeship and OYAP students. The Culinary faculty, staff and students wish to thank you for your continued support.

Reservations: 519-376-0840 ext.2007 or

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