GUELPH, ON – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province‘s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario‘s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, is pleased to announce registration for the March Classic is now open.
Grain Farmers of Ontario wants to celebrate the tenacity and perseverance of grain farmers at the 2021 Virtual March Classic. There is a legacy of care, hope, and nourishment to grain farming and we bring that legacy with us into the future as farming shifts and adapts to meet modern needs. We celebrate the new chapters grain farming is writing now and will continue to create in the future. Our best way forward is Marching Ahead Together.
“The March Classic continues to raise the bar as a premier event for our farmer-members and the grain industry as whole. We are committed to ensuring that high quality event experience in our new virtual format and being a leader in online events. We look forward to joining our farmer-members online to hear from world-class speakers, network and connect with our industry partners,” said Victoria Berry, Manager, Communications at Grain Farmers of Ontario.
The 2021 speaker lineup includes the first Canadian virtual recording of the U.S Farm Report featuring Tyne Morgan as the host. Attendees will also hear from Jim Handman, one of the producers of CBC‘s Quirks & Quarks who will talk to the disconnect between science and the mainstream media as well as Jo-Ann McArthur president of Nourish Food Marketing to discuss upcoming food trends.Source : GFO