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Cancelled for 2020

After many discussions with all our surrounding 4-H leaders, supporting businesses, volunteers, and the Melbourne Agricultural Society Directors, it is with heavy hearts that we announce the cancellation of our 2020 4-H and Beef Cattle Show and Crop Competition, due to COVID -19 Pandemic.

As with all the local Fairs, this was not an easy decision to make, but with all the uncertainty of when the government will begin to allow festival type events to resume, we feel it is the right decision to make.

As a non-profit organization, sponsorship plays a large part in our ability to provide such an event and we cannot have a successful show without the support of our local organizations. We have been closed since March, as many businesses have been, and we cannot in good conscience ask these businesses for monetary contributions in these financially stressful times.

Our Board of Directors felt it was the right thing to do for the members of our community, our sponsors, donors, volunteers and our membership.

The Melbourne Agricultural Society would like to wish everyone good health …and please stay safe. We will get through this together.
We look forward to seeing you at our 2021 4-H & Beef Cattle Show next summer.

Melbourne Agricultural Society
Members and Directors

 

August 15, 4H Beef Show, Open Market Cattle Show

Premises ID: ON4229605

Civic Address: 21886 Melbourne Rd, Melbourne, ON N0L 1T0, Canada

GPS: 42.81569 -81.55061

Phone: 519-289-5600

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Website: http://www.melbourneagriculturalsociety.ca

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MelbourneAgriculturalSociety/

Melbourne 4-H Beef Club Pre-Show will be held on Sunday August 8, 2020 at the Melbourne Fair Grounds. Also Field Crop Competition sites will be judged prior to Show Day. Saturday August 15th, 2020 - The Melbourne Agricultural Society will be hosting their annual Intercounty 4-H Beef Show and Open Purebred Beef Show (All livestock to be on the grounds by 11am, registration fee $15). Crop Competition will also be held - Grains, Oat, Hay, Corn & Soybeans (Entries to be on grounds by 11am, registration fee $15) There will also be a Trade/Farm Show inside the building. Local vendors from our Agricultural Community from 10am-3pm (tables are $15 for vendors). There will be food and drinks available for purchase. Admission for spectators is FREE. Other pending activities and events to be announced

Jason McRobert, Fair President

21886 Melbourne Rd., P.O.Box 129, Melbourne, ON, N0L 1T0

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