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Equine Evening with Dr. Temple Grandin & Ian Millar

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Elmwood Community Centre

38 Queen St. West

Elmwood, ON N0G 1S0

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The Grey Bruce Farmers' Week Committee is excited to present an Equine Evening featuring Dr. Temple Grandin and Ian Millar. What a double bill this will be!!

Dr. Grandin is a Professor of Animal Sciences at Colorado State University. She has been a pioneer in improving the handling and welfare of farm animals. She is a prominent author and speaker on animal behavior. Grandin was honored as one of "Time" magazine's most influential people in 2010 and has authored more than 400 articles in both scientific journals and livestock periodicals on animal handling, welfare and facility design. Recently, she has received the Meritorious award from the World Organization for Animal Health and was inducted into The Academy of Arts and Sciences. Grandin is also widely celebrated as one of the first individuals on the autism spectrum to publicly share her insights and personal experience with autism. Dr Grandin will be presenting, Understanding Animal Behaviour.

Ian Millar is an icon in international show jumping. He is the most decorated equestrian in Canadian history. He is a 10 time Olypian and 12 time Canadian Champion. His record-breaking career has set the bar for its numerous achievements and unparalleled longevity. Ian's presentation will be entitled Managing the Routine of High Level Equine Athletes.

The event takes place in the Elmwood Community Centre on October 30th, 2017. Doors open at 5:45 pm and the speakers start at 6:30 pm. Adjournment at 10:00 pm.

Ticket price includes Desserts and Refreshments. This event will sell out. Don't delay to purchase your tickets!

Dr. Grandin's books will be available for purchase and signing.

For more Information contact Grey Ag Services: 519-986-3756, info@greyagservices.ca, www.greyagservices.ca

We would like to thank our Major Sponsors: Purina, Farm Credit Canada, Trillium Mutual Insurance Company, BDO Chartered Accountants and Advisors, Jaylor, Roberts Farm Equipment, & Grey and Bruce County Beef Farmers, Bluewater Feed Company Ltd.

Special thanks to our other Sponsors & Supporters: Markdale Veterinary Services; Coles; and Ice River Springs.

Follow us on Twitter & Facebook @GBFarmersWeek #GBFW18 #GBFW #DrTempleGrandin #Teammillar

Dr. Grandin will be speaking to Livestock Producers in Elmwood during the day. Please see that event - Livestock Day Featuring Dr. Temple Grandin, listed in a seperate posting.

A portion of the proceeds from these 2 events will be donated to Autism Grey Bruce.



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