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From Release: “OAAS 175th – Central Canada Exhibition Association Scholarship “awarded to four Ontario students involved in their local agricultural societies

Stirling, ON (October 18, 2022) The Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies (OAAS) is pleased to announce the awarding of the inaugural OAAS 175th Central Canada Exhibition Scholarships. Congratulations to Patrick Duffin (Thorndale), Hailey Marsh (Forest), Miria Pelletier (Moore) and Jocelyn Taylor (Metcalfe). The launch of the “OAAS 175th – Central …

Poultry shows cancelled at Brigden Fair 2022 due to biosecurity

Office of the Chief Veterinarian for Ontario (OCVO) September 23, 2022Vince BrennanOntario Association of Agricultural Societiesmanager@oaasfairs.com Dear Vince Brennan: The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) in Ontario domestic poultry. While the CFIA leads the disease response for highly pathogenic avian influenza and may impose …