A tale of two future ag leaders

VERMILION & SEDGEWCK, Alta. — Cultivating crops of young leaders and advocating for agriculture are the goals of two growing programs. Lacey McCrae, 27, a semi-finalist with the Canadian Cattlemen Association’s Young Leaders program, and Kelsey Fenton in the Alberta Barley and Alberta Wheat Commission’s AdvancingAg program are among those participating. “For anything to progress, […] Read more

Program links students with mentors

The 4-H leadership program provides university scholarships and valuable advice from experts in their field

Discovering the successes of high profile athletes and businesspeople is influencing 4-H alumni navigating their own career paths. Western Canadians Jessica Mayes, Eveline Juce and Erinn Jones, along with Joshua Power of Newfoundland and Labrador, each received $20,000 and were matched with mentors related to their fields of interest through the 4-H Canada Leadership Excellence […] Read more