Agriculture

Intermediate public speaking winners were Emilee Bickley

Busy couple of months for 4-H Shadow Riders

January and February were fun months for the 4-H Shadow Riders!

  • Mar 6, 2014
Intermediate public speaking winners were Emilee Bickley
Public speaking winners

Public speaking

Sylvan Lake 4-H Multi Club members who participated in public speaking competitions at the club level, included

  • Feb 27, 2014
Public speaking winners

$50,000 prize will help with repairs at Spruce View facility

“United Farmers of Alberta, help us keep our umbrellas where they need to be - outside.”

Shadow Riders busy with various activities

Shadow Riders 4-H Club has had a successful start to the new club year.

  • Jan 16, 2014

Record membership numbers

Red Deer West 4-H Beef Club had another great start to its year with 31 members and great club and assistant leaders.

  • Dec 12, 2013

Benalto Ag Society looking forward to another good year

The outlook for Benalto Agricultural Society in 2014 is positive, according to Neal Arksey, who was re-elected president

Ammeter acclaimed for second term as director of Alberta Barley

A Sylvan Lake area farmer is one of three acclaimed as directors of Alberta Barley following the close of nominations Oct. 31.

Shadow Riders back with 31 members

Benalto Shadow Riders 4-H Club is back at it with 31 members and a new executive council this season.

  • Nov 7, 2013

Sylvan 4-H multi-club to begin first year

Sylvan Lake 4-H multi-club will be starting on Oct. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 103 at École H. J. Cody High School.

  • Oct 10, 2013
ATB Financial Sylvan Lake branch manager Nancy Numan announced a $1

4-H club received donation at ATB’s 75th

ATB Financial is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, and marked the occasion last Friday with special events at Sylvan Lake

ATB Financial Sylvan Lake branch manager Nancy Numan announced a $1

Harvest now underway in Red Deer County

“That’s what you need for harvest, good conditions without fighting the rains and tough straw and getting stuck.” — Art Preachuk

Pony club hosted regional championships at Benalto

Medicine River Pony Club hosted the 2013 Pony Club Regional Championship Show Aug. 24th-25th at the Benalto Ag Grounds.

  • Sep 12, 2013

Considering 4-H multi club for Sylvan youth

A Sylvan Lake resident and teacher is looking for people interested in starting a 4-H multi club which would have a non-agriculture

Bryce Deman

Canadian Miniature Bullriding finals at Benalto Sunday

Bryce Deman of Leslieville didn’t manage an eight second ride during the long go at the second day

  • Sep 5, 2013
Bryce Deman

Manyluk’s The Farm With The Good Food participated in Open Farm Days

Alberta residents became much better acquainted with farmers over the weekend, during the province’s first Open Farm Days Aug. 25 and 25.

Medicine River Pony Club hosted ‘C’ level camp

Eight ‘C’ level members of Medicine River Pony Club participated in an intensive training session July 18-22.

  • Aug 1, 2013
Enjoying one of the midway rides were Sylvan Lake residents Becky

More competitors provided world-class entertainment at Benalto Stampede

Rodeo fans from Western Canada and beyond made their way to Benalto over the weekend to take in events

Enjoying one of the midway rides were Sylvan Lake residents Becky
Taos Muncy

The Benalto Rodeo

Taos Muncy of Corona, New Mexico scored 76 points riding Big W during the saddle bronc competition

  • Jul 11, 2013
Taos Muncy
Martina Holtkamp

Unexpected large increase in competitors at Benalto Junior Rodeo

An unexpectedly large number of competitors at Benalto Junior Rodeo meant organizers faced a race against time to ensure all events

Martina Holtkamp

Horse show helped Shadow Riders prepare

Shadow Riders 4-H Club enjoyed a busy day Sunday, when members participated in the largest show the club has ever organized.