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Nova Scotia Farm Food & Events Calendar

Nova Scotia Farm Food and Events Calendar

This calendar is offered and managed by Perennia and the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture, operated for the benefit of sharing information of interest to the agri-food community.
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Latest News

Food Banks Benefiting from Farmer Donations
Nova Scotians most in need are benefiting from farmer donations of produce to food banks under the new food bank tax credit announced in Budget 2016-17. - 2016/12/13 - 13:15 (full text)
Changes Give Municipalities Clearer Ability to Act on Stray Livestock
Government is streamlining legislation related to agricultural fencing and stray animals to make it easier for municipalities to act in the interests of public safety. - 2016/10/19 - 13:24 (full text)
39th Provincial 4-H Show in Bible Hill
Nova Scotia 4-H members will be in Bible Hill, Friday, Sept. 30 to Sunday, Oct. 2, for the province's 39th annual 4-H Show at the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Grounds. - 2016/09/28 - 13:59 (full text)

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