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Whatever happened to the Pontiac rice trial?

ANDREA CRANFIELD VINTON Aug. 10, 2016 In 2010 a rice trial took place in the Pontiac to see whether the crop could be grown in the region. The project was…

Beautifying the community to welcome visitors to the 160th Shawville Fair

ANDREA CRANFIELD SHAWVILLE Aug. 3, 2016 In an attempt to spruce up Shawville and surrounding areas before thousands of people descend upon the community for the Shawville Fair, the Shawville…

This could be the start of a beautiful relationship between landowners and farmers

ANDREA CRANFIELD MRC PONTIAC July 27, 2016 Since August 2015, Michel Vallières, Development Officer at the MRC Pontiac, has been working to implement a Landlink service, which aims to revitalize…

NCC develops website allowing people to report turtles in danger

DAVID TULLOCH OUTAOUAIS July 6, 2016 If you have spotted a turtle on or near a roadway in the Outaouais and you are afraid it may be in danger, you…

Proposed recovery stratgey released to help save Blandings turtles

Proposed recovery stratgey released to help save Blandings turtles

ANDREA CRANFIELD PONTIAC June 22, 2016 Environment and Climate Change Canada released a proposed version of a recovery strategy on March 29 in an effort to help the threatened Blandings…

Farm Food Forum finale

ANDREA CRANFIELD SHAWVILLE May 25, 2016 The Farm Food Forum series has wrapped up for another year and executive director of the Quebec Farmers’ Association, Dougal Rattray, said the speakers…