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Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that their annual Induction Ceremony to recognize those who have made a significant and lasting contribution to agriculture—provincially, nationally or internationally during their lifetime took place this afternoon at the William Glesby Centre in Portage la Prairie.

Those recognized were:

Ag Hall of Fame Announces Inductees for 2014

Brandon, MB, April 10, 2014 – The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame Inc. today officially announced its inductees for 2014. The individuals judged to have made a significant and lasting contribution to agriculture in Manitoba during their lifetime are:

  • Ron Helwer of Brandon
  • Waldie David Klassen of Steinbach
  • A. Donald (Don) Kroeker of Winnipeg
  • Robert (Bob) McNabb of Minnedosa
  • Willie (Bill) Jacob Siemens of Winkler

Scholarships Available

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.

Events

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Annual General Meeting

The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame would like to announce that their Annual General Meeting will take place on April 10, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. in Salon A of the Keystone Centre in Brandon, Manitoba.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Induction Ceremony

The 2014 Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place at 1:30 p.m. on July 17th at the William Glesby Centre, 11 2nd Street NE, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 3A3.

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Harvest Gala

The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame (MAHF) and the Red River Exhibition Association (RREA) will join forces once again to host a fifth 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 Viscount Gort in Winnipeg.