MARCH 8, 9 AM - 5 PM

*8:30 am, sponsored coffee and muffins for exhibitors.

*Ontario Soil & Crop invited guest seminar, Reception Room 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

*Official Opening, 12-noon, Booth 1231. Show directors will be bagpiped to the podium, the Maple Leaf will be raised, and
O Canada will be sung. Theme: Safety on the Farm.

* Investors Group seminar, Room 3, 2:30-4 p.m.
  "Transferring the Farm to the Next Generation - Or Not?"

* Secan Meet & Greet, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Room 4.

*Seed Show all day Booth 1231. Entries will be judged March 5 at the Greely Community Centre.

*Livestock information booths, entrance corridor. Best booth contest. Guess the weight of the fibreglass bull contest.

*4-H display, Meeting Rooms B-C-D.

*Agricultural antiques presented by Vintage Iron and Traditions of Eastern Ontario, B-C-D. Sale of miniature Farmall 460s
with proceeds going to VITEO and the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario.

*Yarn spinning and leather working demonstrations, B-C-D. Quilt Show.

*Valley Heritage Radio of Renfrew broadcasting live from B-C-D.

*Ottawa Valley Seed Growers reception for exhibitors, Meeting Room A, 5:15 pm.


MARCH 9, 9 AM - 8 PM

*8:30 am, sponsored coffee and muffins for exhibitors.

*Nufarm breakfast meeting, 7-10 a.m., Room A

*Embrun Co-Op seminar, Room 3, 9-11:30 a.m.

*Secan Meet & Greet, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Room 4.

*12 noon-2 pm, Booth 1231: Annual Seed Awards Ceremony.

*Kemptville College Alumni, Meet & Greet, Room 3, 1-3 p.m.

*Seed Show, all day, Booth 1231.

*Livestock information booths, entrance corridor.

*4-H display, Meeting Rooms B-C-D.

*Agricultural antiques and miniature 460 sales presented by VITEO.

*Yarn spinning and leather working demonstrations. Quilt Show

*Valley Heritage Radio live.


MARCH 10, 9 AM - 4 PM

*8:30 am, sponsored coffee for exhibitors.

*OIA/CAMA breakfast meeting, 7-9 a.m., Room A

*Secan Meet & Greet, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Room 4.

*12-noon, Booth 1231: OVSGA director and auctioneer John Joynt will call the 23nd annual Prestigious Pedigreed Seed
Sale which has raised about $120,000 for the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario.

*OFA meeting, Room A, 1-4 p.m.

*Seed Show, all day, Booth 1231.

*Livestock information booths, entrance corridor.

*4-H display, Meeting Rooms B-C-D.

*Agricultural antiques and miniature 460 sales presented by VITEO.

*Yarn spinning and leather working demonstrations. Quilt Show.

*Valley Heritage Radio live.

*Palmerston Grains, meeting & reception, Room A, 4:30-6 p.m.


FOOD SERVICES
Exhibitors and visitors will be able to purchase lighter fare at EY Centre canteens. Seating will be located at the canteens in
lobby area and in Meeting Room A. Look for lemonade, ice cream, and mini donut stands. Fat Les’ Chip Truck will be
parked outside.

PARKING
It’s free this year, compliments of the Ottawa Valley Seed Growers. Wifi throughout the building is also free.

ADMISSION
Adults are $10, children under 12 free.

TELEPHONE NUMBER DURING THE SHOW: 613-903-4122.
89th FARM SHOW SPECIAL EVENTS 2016

More than 350 exhibitors under one roof at EY Centre on Uplands Drive in Ottawa.
Recognizing Canadian Agricultural Safety Week March 13-19 Theme: Keeping Kids Safe.
Recognizing the best in farming with Agriculture More Than Ever.
Updated 2016-03-01
Admission $10

Kids Under 12
Free with Parents

Free Parking