Dairy Farmers of Ontario

Dairy Farmers of Ontario

June 25, 2015 13:25 ET

Media Advisory: Oshawa Dairy Farm Invites Public and Media to Join in "Open Farms Day" Saturday

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 25, 2015) - In celebration of Dairy Farmers of Ontario's ("DFO") 50thAnniversary, Farms across the province will participate in "Open Farms Day", a unique opportunity for the public and media to learn about Ontario's agricultural industry. More than a dozen dairy farms will participate including Loa-De-Mede Farms Ltd. owned by The Werry Family Farm in Oshawa.

WHAT: A family friendly event focused on fun and education including milking demonstrations, manure management, talking cow, sandbox, games, educational booths, dairy samples and much more.

WHEN: June 27th, 2015 at 9am-3 pm

LOCATION: Buses available from the Legends Centre, 1661 Harmony Rd N, Oshawa to the farm.

Parking is available for media at Loa-De-Mede Farm 3572 Townline Rd N, Oshawa.

Media are invited to join and parking will be made available

A full list of participating farms, planned activities and their locations can be found here.

www.milk.org

TWEET us your experience at #OpenFarmsONT

About Dairy Farmers of Ontario

Dairy Farmers of Ontario, a not-for-profit organization, is proudly owned and operated by Ontario dairy farmers. It is the marketing group for the largest sector of Ontario agriculture.

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Contact Information

  • Media Contact
    Laural Adams
    Communications Manager
    Dairy Farmers of Ontario
    647-462-5559
    laural.adams@milk.org