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Speaking up for Agriculture. Over a dozen youth from across Alberta stepped up to the mic during the Alberta Young Speakers for Agriculture event at the Calgary Stampede to talk about many different aspects of agriculture.
Young farmers from across Alberta will converge in Rolling Hills on Wednesday for a farm tour, pasture assessment course, weed management update and an evening of food and networking.
Youth are showing off their livestock and skills at Summer Synergy in Olds this week, in hopes of getting a post-secondary scholarship through the Calgary Stampede's Youth Livestock Supreme Championship and Scholarships. Madison Sibbald is the 6th generation of her family to raise Pure Bred Red Angus on a ranch near Cochrane.
Gordan Farr from Didsbury, Alberta talks about why enjoys the Calgary Stampede's Vintage Tractor Pull and why he keeps coming back every year. His tractor, which is his pride and joy, is a 1959 International and was a gift from his wife. The Vintage Tractor Pull happens on Sunday, July 8 from 7 - 9 p.m. in the Nutrien Western Events Centre.
If you talk to anyone in the Heavy Horse barns and you mention the name Brian Coleman, you can bet that they know the trainer and driver from Didsbury, Alberta. The Chairman of the Heavy Horse Show committee is no stranger to the Calgary Stampede, this is the 33rd year he is showing, the 31st time he's been the driver of a six horse hitch.