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Many changes reported at the Mackenzie Society’s annual general meeting

Many changes reported at the Mackenzie Society’s annual general meeting

The Preeceville Mackenzie Society Ventures annual general meeting was held on June 18 during which service awards were presented and a new executive was elected. Jackie Blotski chaired the meeting .
Memories made and shared at Sturgis fundraiser

Memories made and shared at Sturgis fundraiser

The Sturgis Community Hall and Sturgis Station House Museum committees teamed up to bring back a taste of the past.

Focus on Agriculture: Using financial statement ratios

As discussed in my last article, while financial statements are the measuring stick for farm business analysis, many farmers do not use them to their full potential.
Special tree in memory of special little boy

Special tree in memory of special little boy

On June 15 on the Preeceville School grounds, in front of the playground equipment, Nathan and Megan Maier, surrounded by family and friends, planted a Burr Oak tree in memory of their son Leif Maier, wholived from January 26, 2008 to July 27, 2014.

All things considered... The games we played

Last Sunday my husband and I attended an afternoon graveside service at the cemetery where my maternal grandparents are buried. On the way home we detoured to visit my grandparents’ homestead where I had spent many a Sunday afternoon as a child.
Today’s farming practices would be the subject of science fiction in Grandpa’s day

Today’s farming practices would be the subject of science fiction in Grandpa’s day

For some undefi ned reason of late I have been thinking about my grandfather and what his take on a modern farm would be.