Women in Agriculture and a Royal Winter Fair

Women in Agriculture and a Royal Winter Fair

The Rundown In this episode we talk about the changing role of women in agriculture and the future of the largest agricultural fair in the world. I...

Why We Love Ayr, Ontario

Why We Love Ayr, Ontario

When I was a kid, we’d frequently pass through Ayr on our way from Paris, Ontario. It was a zigzag left-right turn off the appropriately named Swan...

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The Seeds of Survival

The Seeds of Survival

You wouldn’t expect the survival of the world food supply would depend on a hole in the ground 1,300 km from the North Pole. Deep inside a mountain...

Anne’s Other Home

Anne’s Other Home

Lucy Maud Montgomery actually spent much of her life in Ontario, even if P.E.I. remained her setting of choice.

Where Ya From? Truth Behind Town Names

Where Ya From? Truth Behind Town Names

Canada. Ka. Na. Da. Ka-na-da. Say it aloud a few times and the name of our nation starts to sound a bit, well, weird. But Canadians wouldn’t have it...

Loreena McKennitt’s Tour of Morden, Manitoba

Loreena McKennitt’s Tour of Morden, Manitoba

Loreena McKennitt is one of Canada’s most successful international artists, having sold more than 14 million albums around the world and achieved gold and multi-platinum status in more than 15 countries.

Harrowsmith Goes to Soupfest!

Harrowsmith Goes to Soupfest!

Catch our publisher, Yolanda Thornton, chatting with the soupsational Marty Galin at the Holland Marsh Soupfest.

Stompin’ Tom Connors’ 3000-year Calendar

Stompin’ Tom Connors’ 3000-year Calendar

Back in 2010, the Canadian music legend Stompin’ Tom Connors agreed to share his 3000-year calendar with the readers of Harrowsmith’s Truly Canadian Almanac. He was a fan of the Almanac and a true Canadian hero. We will miss him.

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