2021 Celebrate Agriculture Auction

Gary Hill Auctions are coordinating an online auction for Celebrate Agriculture 2021 that will run from October 25th to November 1st. Please check it out at www.garyhillauctions.ca.

 

Auction Donations Provided by:

 

– Herrington Quality Butchers, Brent Herrington, Port Perry

 

– Pioner Hi-Bred, James D’Aoust, Peterborough

 

– All or Nothing Brew House, Eric Dornan, Oshawa

 

– The Second Wedge Brewing Co. Joanne Richter, Uxbridge

 

– Geissberger Farmhouse Cider, Garry & Gord Geissberger, Oshawa

 

– Uxbridge Nurseries, Harry Worsley, Brooklin

 

  – Windcrest Meats, Mike DiMinno, Port Perry

– Sylvite AgriServices, Chad Burley, Pontypool

 

  – Royal Ashburn Golf Club, Scott Paterson, Ashburn

 

– Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority, Patricia Lowe, Oshawa

 

  – Loa-De-Mede Farms Ltd, Cindy Werry, Oshawa

 

– Durham Tourism, Kristyn Chambers, Whitby

 

– Almet Farms, Brenda Metcalf, Tyrone

 

– Willowtree Farm, McKay Family, Port Perry

 

– Pingles Farm Market, McKay Family, Mitchell Corners

 

– Nature’s Bounty, Cathy McKay & Marvin Stevenson, Port Perry

 

– Ruth Powell, Port Perry & Jane Shier, Cannington

 

– Tindall Farm Market, Uxbridge

 

 

All about ...

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.