Approximately 500 people gathered to celebrate Farmer’s Day at Vermilion UFA on June 14.
The barbeque event continues to grow each year, and patrons enjoyed hamburgers and homemade pie.
The enthusiasm continued with live music by 4Up’s Lacey McCrae and Al McKelvie, as well as the Flat Land Beer Bandits. Local honey producers were on scene, and Scotiabank representatives volunteered to assist with the barbeque.
Manager of Community Investment, Kim MacDonald said, “Farmer’
After 47 years of dedication to the UFA Farm and Ranch Supply Store, Manager Jack Rehill retired from the Vermilion location on April 30. Jack’s adventures with UFA began in his home town of Hanna then Spruce Grove, Provost, Airdrie, and lastly Vermilion where he found the love of his life, married and made it his permanent residence. Jack is very well liked among the farming community in both local, and surrounding areas. “I will miss the customer contact and involvement mos
Approximately 500 people gathered to celebrate Farmer’s Day at Vermilion UFA on June 8.
The barbeque event continues to grow each year, and patrons enjoyed hamburgers, homemade pie and ice cream.
“It was delicious,” said Alison Crooks.
The enthusiasm continued with live music by Ray Blackmore and Friends. Vendors included Old School Cheesery Ltd., and Flint Farms Honey.
“Farmers and ranchers are such a fundamental part of our economy, and we want to give them the recog