All about Farming ... and Agriculture Education

Mobile Exhibit

Our educational trailer is packed full of static displays and interactive activities. Great for school and community events, festivals and county fairs!

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Agricultural Education

Through initiatives such as a Grade 3 Program, a High School Program, Open House as well as having a presence at County Fairs and Events, Durham Farm Connections provides an unparalleled and exciting agriculture education experience.

As volunteers who are agricultural producers and/or industry stakeholders, we have a passion and vested interest in providing agriculture education to the residents of Durham Region.

Education Programs
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Upcoming Events

Grade 3 Annual Event – April 3th to April 5th, 2018 Luther Vipond Memorial Arena, Brooklin

This fantastic event, now in its 13th year, is organized and hosted by the dedicated volunteers of the agriculture and education communities. Each year, over 1200 students rotate through 8 different agriculture-themed stations that include live animal displays and hands-on demonstrations by local farmers. This year’s stations include: Beef Cattle Dairy…

Fairs & Events

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Grain Farming

  • Generates 9 billion in economic output.
  • Six million acres farmed.
  • 97% of farms are family owned and operated.
  • Farmers rotate crops to keep nutrients in the soil.
  • Grains are used for both human and animal consumption as well as many other products you use everyday.