Tag: Agricultural Exhibition

Ministry: Schools Will Open On Friday, April 17

Ministry: Schools Will Open On Friday, April 17

The Ministry of Education today [Feb 25] confirmed that all public schools will be open on Friday, April 17th, the date that was previously designated as a school holiday to mark the Agriculture Exhibition. A spokesperson said, “In the recent Budget presentation, Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance, the Hon. Everard T. Richards, JP, MP informed... Read more of this article

Sousa: Ag Show Will Take Place April 16, 17, 18

Sousa: Ag Show Will Take Place April 16, 17, 18

The Ag Show will take place on April 16th, 17th and 18th, Jeff Sousa said today [Feb 18] in a post on social media, adding that everyone has eight weeks left to prepare, and more information about the event will follow. “We are very happy to inform you that the Ag Show will take place on April 16th, 17th and 18th,” Mr Sousa said. “So... Read more of this article

E-Polls: Vote On Suggested Cost Cutting Ideas

E-Polls: Vote On Suggested Cost Cutting Ideas

Suspending the Ag Show for a year, consolidating schools, reducing the travel budget, and putting a cap on financial assistance are all some of the cost reduction proposals that have been agreed to by the Government and the Unions, the Finance Minister said yesterday. The measures — which as described by the Minister would achieve a total savings... Read more of this article

Department Of Health Commends Food Options

Department Of Health Commends Food Options

The Department of Health has taken the time to commend Bermuda’s community events for their increased focus on healthy food options, encouraging the public to consume health-conscious foods whenever possible. A spokesperson said, “Did you notice there were more healthy food options at this year’s Agricultural Exhibition? Perhaps that’s... Read more of this article

Photos: 2014 Ag Show Rose Exhibit Winners

Photos: 2014 Ag Show Rose Exhibit Winners

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition wrapped up this past weekend, leaving a long list of compelling exhibits in its wake, including the many beautiful flowers put on display in the show’s Rose Division. The best of that exhibit has been announced, with winners chosen in 10 individual categories ranging from “Best in Show” to “Best... Read more of this article

Photo Slideshow: 2014 Agricultural Exhibition

Photo Slideshow: 2014 Agricultural Exhibition

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition wrapped up this past Saturday [Apr 26] at the Botanical Gardens, capping off three days that featured thousands of entries available to be seen in the various categories. The show’s exhibits included livestock, fruits, floriculture, decorated cakes, homemade food products, wood crafts, and many others, along with... Read more of this article

Queen’s Baton Stops At Agricultural Exhibition

Queen’s Baton Stops At Agricultural Exhibition

This afternoon [Apr 26] the Queen’s Baton made a special visit to the Agricultural Exhibition, where it was led into the Show Ring by the Bermuda Regiment Band and carried by 2014 CARIFTA Games double medalist Kyrah Scraders, who won silver in the 1500m and gold in the 800m earlier this month.The baton was then carried by Bermuda’s Commonwealth... Read more of this article

Photos: Agricultural Exhibition Flower Displays

Photos: Agricultural Exhibition Flower Displays

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition got underway on Thursday [Apr 24], with the three day event attracting thousands of attendees to see the numerous competitions in and out of the ring. The Floriculture Division sees some of the island’s most talented gardeners putting their best work on display, with a stunning display of flowers on show at the Botanical... Read more of this article

Photos: 2014 Agricultural Exhibition Exhibits

Photos: 2014 Agricultural Exhibition Exhibits

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition continued today [Apr 25] at the Botanical Gardens, with thousands of entries available to be seen in the various categories.The show’s exhibits included livestock, fruits, floriculture, homemade food products, wood crafts, and many others, along with events such as cow milking, equestrian events, poultry judging,... Read more of this article

Photos: Floriculture At The Agricultural Exhibition

Photos: Floriculture At The Agricultural Exhibition

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition got underway at the Botanical Gardens yesterday [Apr 24] with crowds filing into the grounds to enjoy the event. The three day event will see numerous competitions in and out of the ring; including the Floriculture Division which will see some of the island’s most talented gardeners putting their best work on display.Awards... Read more of this article


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