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The Real Dirt on Farming Training Workshops:

Manitoba Association of Agricultural Societies (MAAS) invites all those farmers/producers, 4-H members, agriculture organizations and others interested in improving conversations with various audiences on agriculture to join them for “The Real Dirt on Farming” training event. The cost to attend the all day workshop is $10.00.  This includes “The Real Dirt on Farming” training materials and workbooks, nutrition break and lunch.  

Two workshops will be offered: one in Brandon on Saturday, March 3 at the Riverbank Discovery Centre, and the other in Steinbach on Thursday, March 15 at the Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village museum.  “The Real Dirt on Farming” training event is being presented by Myrna Grahn.    

To register for one of “The Real Dirt on Farming” workshops please click HERE.  The registration deadline for the Brandon workshop is Monday, February 26, 2018, and the deadline for the Steinbach workshop is Friday, March 9, 2018.  Seating is limited so register early. 

To download “The Real Dirt on Farming” workshop agenda, please click HERE

MAAS extends thanks to Manitoba Ag Days for their support of this project.

Open Farm Day Culinary Events:

Mennonite Heritage Village in Steinbach hosted a Culinary Event in 2017 and Brandon had the Food Truck Warz during Open Farm Day. Most of the Open Farm Day host sites also offered food. Host site listings provided details.  Check back for information on Open Farm Day Culinary Events in 2018.