The scope of the contact will allow for the board to receive a comprehensive summary of new and innovative ways to access funds for the organization. Ways to increase our membership and partnerships with other like minded organizations in Manitoba and Canada. Are there ways to collaborate with Agricultural Halls of Fame in other provinces? How can we more effectively use our website and other social media tools like Twitter, Facebook, etc? How can our website be used to educate the public on our inductees’ contribution to agriculture in our province? What would be needed to have a ‘virtual hall’ that could travel the province to events to showcase our inductees?
Brandon, MB, April 9, 2015 – The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame Inc. today officially announced its inductees for 2015. The individuals judged to have made a significant and lasting contribution to agriculture in Manitoba during their lifetime are:
Harry Airey of Rivers
Clarence Baker formerly of Beausejour Area
Morris Deveson of Winnipeg
Glen Findlay of Shoal Lake
William Gregor of Brandon
Robert Hopley of Brandon
David Jeffries of Portage la Prairie
Robert Roehle of Winnipeg
The Red River Exhibition Foundation (RREF) is accepting applications for scholarships. Please see our Scholarship page or visit the RREF website for more information, including deadlines for applications.
The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame Annual General Meeting will take place on April 9, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. in Salon A of the Keystone Centre in Brandon, Manitoba.
The 2015 Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place at 1:30 p.m. on July 16th at the William Glesby Centre, 11 2nd Street NE, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 3A3.
The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame (MAHF) and the Red River Exhibition Association (RREA) will join forces once again to host a sixth Harvest Gala banquet to recognize all current and past MAHF Inductees and RREA Farm Families of the Year. The event will be held at the Victoria Inn in Winnipeg. (Harvest Gala Brochure)