An unbelievable educational weekend

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Manitoba Youth Beef Roundup

Forty-nine enthusiastic Manitoba and  Saskatchewan Junior Cattle Producers attended the ninth annual Manitoba Youth Beef Roundup, July 29 to 31,in Neepawa. Excitement in the cattle industry brought out a top notch group of interested cattle producers and 91 head of cattle.

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Oakview’s open house

By Sheila Runions

Banner Staff

Last January, we reported on the opening of Oakview Equipment, an MTZ tractor dealership two miles west of Rapid City on Hwy. 24. An open house of the 2,860 square-foot shop was held for four hours on Thursday, Aug. 4. Besides collecting pamphlets, drinks and doughnuts, farmers also had the opportunity to ride along with owner Doug Finally in the K-744 Kirovet tractor for an up-close and personal feel of the machine.

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Neepawa Minnedosa and Districts 4-H Fat Stock Show & Sale Results

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Grooming Competition

Adult Grooming: 

1. Telissa Houston - Glenella

Senior Grooming: 

Group A: 1.Dylan Oshanyk - Neepawa   2.Rachel Chemerika - Erickson

Group B: 1.Rebecca Curle - Erickson   2.Drew Horner - Rapid City

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Vintage farm machines turn out in record numbers– literally

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Canadian Foodgrains Bank

On Sunday, July 31, Manitoba will become home to another world record, when 146 antique threshing machines harvest a field together for 15 minutes.

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Rapid City attend inter-club

By Deb Inglis

Leader

Neepawa 4-H Fat Stock Show and Sale was held Wednesday, July 6 at Neepawa fairgrounds. Opening ceremonies were at 9 a.m. with all clubs in the show ring to start the day with the singing of O Canada by Rapid City Beef Club and stating the 4-H pledge by Neepawa Club. Judges were Darren Ippilto from Saskatchewan and Jeff McRae from Brandon. Announcer was Ron Kristjansson, clerk was Barb Kristjansson, show marshals were Tom and Alana Madsen; photographer was Amanda Woychyshyn; ring persons were Sydney deKoning and Greg Woychyshyn.

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