Durham Region residents are invited to attend this year’s Farm Connections Open House on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, from 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Luther Vipond Memorial Arena (67 Winchester Rd. E., Brooklin, Ontario).
This interactive event provides attendees with an opportunity to learn about agriculture through various stations, including meeting with farmers and livestock; as well as learning about dairy, beef, poultry, sheep, maple syrup, vegetables, apples and crops.
Bring the whole family and learn about agriculture in Durham Region. Meet local farmers and their animals, learn about how crops are grown, how to make maple syrup and where your food comes from.
Live demonstrations will take place throughout the evening including cow milking, sheep shearing, cheese making, wool spinning, cooking and meet a large animal veterinarian.
Admission is free but donations of non-perishable food item will be gratefully accepted on behalf of the local food bank.