Celebrate Agriculture Gala
Durham Farm Connections’ Celebrate Agriculture Triple “A” event, Thursday, October 28th, 2021 at 7 pm.
During our virtual event you can enjoy your pre-ordered appetizers prepared by Mary’s Country Kitchen and alcoholic beverages from several Durham Region craft brewers, wineries & cideries; participate in our online Auction and celebrate with our 2020 & 2021 Award winners. We are excited to have Jessica Phoenix, professional equestrian athlete, coach, trainer, Olympian and five-time PAN AM medallist as our event speaker. Gary Hill Auctions are coordinating an online auction for us that will run from October 25th to November 1st. Please check it out at www.garyhillauctions.ca Your food & beverage orders will be delivered to your designated delivery address on the day of the event (Durham region ONLY).
Celebrate Agriculture has been an integral part of Durham Farm Connections’ agricultural education programs and events and we thank everyone for their continued support. All proceeds from Celebrate Agriculture are used toward enhancing knowledge, understanding and appreciation of agriculture and the agri-food industry in the Durham Region and throughout Ontario.
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This is a virtual event via Zoom, so you must have access to the internet and be in front of your computer during the event!
You can register (no charge) for the virtual event through this link https://bit.ly/3kg1bfd Use this link only if you will not be ordering food or beverage packages.
With food or beverage orders, your order confirmation will provide a link to register.
Charcuterie boxes will consist of as many local and Canadian farm products as available at the time of the Triple “A” event. Both options for the charcuterie boxes will consist of cheeses, crackers, soft bread, fruit, Mary’s own squash hummus, local honey and meat products. Small box will be ample for two persons. A large charcuterie box will be sufficient for 5 plus people.
Dessert box five (5) pieces; will consist of items available for the time of year, with a high probability of Mary’s butter tarts being included.
Several choices of alcoholic beverages will be available to order for your evening supplied from Durham Region craft breweries, wineries and cideries.
All about ...
- Farming sustainably means taking into consideration all five principals of sustainable food.
- Why do farmers use pesticides?
- What is Genetic Engineering and biotechnology?
- Farmers rotate crops to keep nutrients in the soil.
- Farmers use good bugs to fight bad ones.