Education and Awareness


Learn about various scholarships available in the region.

See Also:

  • ELGIN Rural Guide 2016
    A comprehensive list of Elgin’s agricultural associations, media outlets, municipal contacts and more!
  • Farm and Food care
    Farm & Food Care is the first coalition of its type in Canada, bringing together tens of thousands of livestock, crop and horticulture farmers and related businesses with a mandate to provide credible information on food and farming in Ontario.
  • Growing Careers provides an introduction to the variety of careers found within the agri-food sector.
  • Local Food Map
    See what and where food is grown in Elgin County.
  • Ontario Agri-Food Education
    A website full of great resources for teachers and leaders.
  • 4-H Ontario
    This website will provide information on programs for young people ages 9 – 21 who like to “learn to do by doing”.
  • Gaylea Dairy Heritage Museum
    Visit the displays showcasing the rich agricultural history of Southern Ontario.


Upcoming Events

  1. Farm Tour: Native Pollinator Habitat on Farms

    August 9 @ 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  2. Elgin Holsteins Show

    August 11 @ 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  3. Elgin County 4-H Dairy Show

    August 12 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Photo Gallery

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