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|OMAFRA, OSCIA||Alpine Plant Food - Brad King||BASF - Diane Hall|
|Dekalb - Dan Kaufman||Evergreen John Deere - Tom Morawetz||FCC Canada|
|Ganaraska Grain - Rafe Currelly||Hub International Lindsay, Port Perry||Hyland Seeds - Craig Carson|
|Lockie Farms - Daryl Rush||Maizex Seeds - Chad Taylor||Midnight Acres Inc- Joe Hickson|
|NK Seeds- Ed Warriner||Pearson Insurance Lindsay||Pickseed Canada|
|Pioneer - Tom Barrie||Royal Bank||Reesor Seed and Grain|
AREA NEWS and Events JuneEastCentral12.pdf 752 kb. Add the
OSCIA News and Crop Talk links below for the same as mailed copy
July 12 FarmSmart Expo www.uoguelph.ca/farmsmart/expo
August 15 Peterborough SCIA Tillage Demonstration Day, 10 am to 3 pm, demo stating at 10:30 am, at Jim and Barb Buck's field SW corner Hwy 45/Centre Line, between Hastings and Norwood.
Vertical Tillage machinery will be the hi-lite of the day along with other discs, cultivators and harrows and the working aspects of the machinery.
August 22 FEASTT (Fertilizer Efficiency and Strip Tillage Tour) see coming events Coming Events
East Central Scholarships ,
Criteria: Students living in the East Central area Durham, Haliburton, Peterborough, Victoria, York
- enrolled in their 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year at a post-secondary institution or an agricultural college.
Four scholarships in the amount of $1000 - selection takes into account academic performance,
leadership, contribution to community, involvement in rural youth organizations with emphasis on
conservation and environmental goals.
Applications accepted until December 31, 2012
Got a project? - Need some financial assistance?
Your 4-H or Soil and Crop Association can apply for up to $1100 towards the project.
Applications may be made to the East Central Region Soil and Crop Improvement Association for up to $750 for Soil & Crop or 4-H projects in the East Central area. Decision to accept the project will reflect the mandate of the East Central Soil & Crop Improvement Association.
a) To encourage the adoption of such soil and crop management practices that are best suited to the soil and climatic conditions of the Region.
b) To organize, coordinate, sponsor, and facilitate with projects and outreach on a regional basis that 'Communicate and Facilitate the Economic Management of Soil, Water, Air and Crops' through field days, special meetings, field crop demonstrations, or other activities as decided upon by the Directors.
c) To co-operate with other agricultural organizations of common interests.
Contact: Neil Moore 705-324-2594, email@example.com
|EAST CENTRAL Executive|
|1st Vice||Jim Buck||705-696-2567|
|2nd Vice||Tom Barrie||905-623-6330|
|Past Pres||Peter Orr||905-859-0271|
|OSCIA Director||Don Oliver||705-742-2147|
|Regional Communication Coordinator||Neil Moore||705-324-2594|
|Other Directors Jim Smith, Brian DeJong, Frank Hoftyzer, Scott Baptie, Jeff Steiner, Tom Patterson, Wayne Daniels, Rae Junkin, Joel Bagg, Jack Kyle|
|Local Association - President - Sec/Treas|
|Durham||Brian DeJong||Tom Barrie|
|Peterborough||Scott Baptie||Jim Buck|
|Victoria(CKL)||Rae Junkin||Wayne Daniels|
|York||Chris Burkholder||Tom Patterson|