2023 Webinars – Info and Recordings

July 19 2023 – OMAFRA Ag Careers Information Webinar: Presenters are Alex DeWit, Stephen Morris and Anuraj Gill  

There has been a delay in providing information following the webinar last week. OMAFRA assured me things will be online and ready to share soon. (the webinar is posted under the “webinars/info” tab on our website.

In the interim, you can log on to the Promoting Agriculture Careers Initiative order form found here.

Through this link, you can order the materials for your society, As part of the normal reporting, you will be asked to attest to the setting up of the booth, if you do, you will receive the $500/fair day with your regular annual funding.

As much as possible, please ensure that you submit your request 10 business days before your event to ensure delivery on time.

More detailed information will be made available soon from OMAFRA please note this is an OMAFRA-run program, not the OAAS.

If you have any questions or experience any issues, please contact the Agricultural Information Contact Centre at 1-877-424-1300 or ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca.​

Canva 101 on May 2nd at 7:00 p.m.

May 17th: NO MIDWAY? NO PROBLEM! How do we ensure that people keep coming through the gates? Guest is Haley Rose President of Parham Agricultural Society District 3

May 24th OAAS Youth Committee presenting information for on Youth Programming for your agricultural societies.

May 31st, 7pm Presentation from Shawn LaPalm around INSURANCE.

June 7th, 7pm LIVESTOCK TRACEABILITY regulations and how you can submit your concerns.

June 14, 7pm  VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION AND TRAINING – Learn where to start when orienting and training your volunteers, and how to keep them learning to ensure volunteers can safely and effectively perform their duties.