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Agriculture / Conservation Corner
State Agriculture Director:

J Allen Cameron
Ekonk Community Grange #89

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Committee:

Dennis Jasmine
Riverton Grange #169

Nancy Mascio
Bridgewater Grange # 153

Irene Percoski
Enfield Grange # 151

Ted Powell (Mentor)
Lyme Grange # 147


Agriculture / Conservation News ...
Agriculture / Conservation News: Enter the Ag Photo Contest

The Agriculture Committee has a great contest for everyone this year. If you are planning a garden this year, this is the contest for you. It consists of photos of the following:

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Agriculture / Conservation News: Resolve To Start Composting

The encyclopedia describes crop failure (also known as harvest failure) as an absent or greatly diminished crop yield relative to expectation, caused by the plants being damaged, killed, or destroyed, or affected in some way that they fail to form edible fruit, seeds or leaves in their expected abundance.

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Agriculture / Conservation Notes ...

Agriculture Committee Contests Announced ...

The Agriculture Committee announces four contests for 2021 --

• Outstanding Young Agricultural Professional Award
• Outstanding Agricultural Professional Award
• Outstanding Agricultural Promoter Award
• Community and Junior Grange Member Garden Photo Contest

Contest details can be found on the Contest page by clicking the following link: Agriculture Contests


CT State Grange Agriculture Committee on Facebook and Twitter ...

Stay up to date with the CT State Grange Agriculture Committee by following them on Facebook and Twitter --

CT State Grange Agriculture Committee on Facebook

CT State Grange Agriculture Committee on Twitter

Did you know ...

The Agriculture / Conservation Committee will be offering the following activities for all Granges to participate in:

1. Donation to Heifer International, with total donations from throughout the year to be presented at the Banquet at the Connecticut State Grange Annual Session.

2. Agriculturally Related Resolutions -- If a Community or Pomona Grange endorses any resolutions related to agriculture they can be submitted to the State Grange for action at the annual session by directing those resolutions to the Director of the Agriculture Committee.


Heifer International - "Ending Hunger, Caring for the Earth"...

Heifer International's mission is to work with communities to end hunger and poverty and to care for the earth. Heifer does this by providing appropriate livestock, training and related services to small-scale farmers and communities worldwide.

www.heifer.org


Mission Statement ...

The mission of the Connecticut State Grange Agriculture Committee is to promote excellence in Connecticut agriculture by nurturing interest, education, and recognition of excellence in agriculture throughout Connecticut and by recommending and/or endorsing legislative positions that enhance the future of Connecticut's Agriculture.

Adopted by the Agriculture Committee of the Connecticut State Grange on May 21, 2003.


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