115th Annual Evangeline Area Agricultural Exhibition and Acadian Festival, Abram-Village, P.E.I. “Acazing” talent competition, Acadian feast with lobster, 4-H events, pole climbing, rubber boot throwing championship, strong women competition, Acadian dance, and more. Visit www.expositionfestival.com for details.
A Food Policy For Canada Consultation survey deadline. Fill out the survey at www.canada.ca/en/campaign/food-policy.html and have your say.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Kentville Research & Development Centre Open House, Kentville, N.S. Celebrate 150 years of agriculture in Canada with wagon rides in experimental vineyards, a tour of the facilities and fields, on-site farm animals, a children’s activity tent, and free ice cream. Phone 902-426-3130 or email email@example.com.
P.E.I. Provincial Plowing Match and Agricultural Fair, Dundas, P.E.I. Phone 902-583-2723 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Never Too Old (N2O) – Mi’kmaq Artifacts, Harrison Lewis Centre, Sandy Bay Landings, N.S. Visit www.harrisonlewiscentre.org for more information.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Fredericton Research and Development Centre Open House, Fredericton, N.B. Celebrate 150 years of agriculture with a wagon ride through field research plots, learn about different potato varieties and the latest innovations in potato research. Phone 506-460-4546.
Chainsaw Use and Safety workshop with Patrick Allan, Harrison Lewis Centre, Sandy Bay Landings, N.S. Hands-on course covering bucking, directional felling, safe use, and maintenance. Visit www.harrisonlewiscentre.org.
Quality Biennial Seed Production Workshop part one with John Navazio, Granville Ferry and Upper Stewiacke, N.S. Explore a wide range of topics using the crops that are growing on-site such as rutabaga, beet, kale, and broccoli. Visit www.acornorganic.org for details.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Annual Farm Field Day, St. John’s, N.L. Phone 709-772-0461 for information.
Sealight, Skylight, The Deanery Project, Lower Ship Harbour, N.S. Experience the Perseid meteor shower and phosphorescence in Ship Harbour. Evenings include telescopes and guided astronomy, live music, interactive storytelling, and glowing performances. Visit www.thedeaneryproject.com.
Canadian Simmental Convention and National YCS Classic, Fredericton, N.B. Youth competitions and several educational presentations for adults. Farm tours, boat cruises, a lobster dinner, and local New Brunswick attractions. Phone Jennie Mutch 902-388-1613, email email@example.com, or visit www.simmental.com.
Protecting Young Adults in the Agricultural Workplace Webinar, 2 - 3 p.m. ADT. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.