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Ag Show Holds Judging For Exhibition Art Entries

Ag Show Holds Judging For Exhibition Art Entries

The AG Show Ltd. held its judging yesterday [June 23] for their 2020 Exhibition Art Entries from local school children. “The AG Show Ltd Committee yesterday opted to continue with the judging of 2020 Exhibition, by awarding prizes to dozens of local students who submitted their artwork for the event prior to the Covid-19 Shelter in Place period,”... Read more of this article

2020 Ag Show Cancelled Due To Coronavirus

2020 Ag Show Cancelled Due To Coronavirus

Due to the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic, AG Show Ltd has made the decision to cancel this year’s exhibition event “to ensure people, young and old, are not putting themselves at unnecessary risk of getting ill.” A spokesperson said, “With the health and safety of the Bermuda public in mind, AG Show Ltd has made the necessary... Read more of this article

Tanika White: Appreciation For Arts, Agriculture

Tanika White: Appreciation For Arts, Agriculture

Northlands Social Studies Teacher, Tanika White, is a huge fan of the Annual Ag Show. The event not only gives her a chance to honour the Island’s arts and culture, but also lets her teach the Island’s history in a fun and engaging way to students. Ms. White tells us why everyone– young and old – should get involved in the 2020 festivities,... Read more of this article

12-Year-Old Kamali Tucker Excited For Ag Show

12-Year-Old Kamali Tucker Excited For Ag Show

Each year when the Ag Show rolls around Kamali Tucker is filled with excitement, as the 12-year-old likes meeting up with friends and checking out the exhibits and other entertainment, but for this passionate equestrian the real joy is in competing in horse jumping. The Bermuda High School [BHS] student admits the atmosphere at the Ag Show is unlike... Read more of this article

Lisa Whitehead: Ag Show “Takes A Village”

Lisa Whitehead: Ag Show “Takes A Village”

Lisa Whitehead is one of the proud local volunteers at the annual Ag Show event. Along with her team, she works tirelessly over the three-day exhibition weekend to pick up trash and restore the Botanical Gardens to its former glory. Ms. Whitehead admits she feels a huge sense of accomplishment once the task is complete; she tells us why she personally... Read more of this article

Country Kitchen Looking Forward To Ag Show

Country Kitchen Looking Forward To Ag Show

For many years now, Country Kitchen has been cooking up local favorites like fish, peas & rice, and macaroni and cheese at their vendor stall at the local Ag Show. They’ve partnered with the Coalition for Protection of Children, donating a portion of their Ag Show profits to the non-profit, which aims to raise public awareness of children’s... Read more of this article

Cathy Bassett: Ag Show Is Wonderful Experience

Cathy Bassett: Ag Show Is Wonderful Experience

Long time educator Cathy Bassett has been encouraging young people in the Island’s public school system to get involved in the Ag Show for more than 30 years. Still going strong, Ms Bassett shares why the event is so important when it comes to preserving Bermuda’s culture and about the pride she feels taking part.Q: What does the Ag Show mean... Read more of this article

Anne Cherry On Her 40 Years With  Ag Show

Anne Cherry On Her 40 Years With Ag Show

The 2020 Ag Show is just a few short months away. Did you know it takes the support of dozens of hard working Bermudians and Bermuda residents to make the event a success each year? We spoke to Anne Cherry, a long-time supporter of the Ag Show, who has been helping out behind the scenes for nearly 40 years. She tells us why the event means so much to... Read more of this article

AG Show Donates 30 Square-Foot Gardens

AG Show Donates 30 Square-Foot Gardens

AG Show Ltd. has donated 30 square-foot gardens to various schools, special needs organizations, and senior homes. Antwan Albuoy, Exhibition Director, stated, “AG Show Ltd. made the decision to provide a completed 2×2 square foot garden to various schools, special needs organisations and senior homes in time for them to grow their own produce... Read more of this article

Video: Ag Show, AXIS Present $13K To Schools

Video: Ag Show, AXIS Present $13K To Schools

The Ag Show Ltd.– in partnership with lead sponsor AXIS Capital – announced the winners of the 2019 Education Awards, which recognises the hard work and creativity of local students, teachers and parents who participated in this year’s exhibition. Antwan Albuoy, Exhibition Director, said: “On behalf of the entire Exhibition Committee, I’m... Read more of this article

Girls Auctioning Off ‘Box Garden’ For Charity

Girls Auctioning Off ‘Box Garden’ For Charity

An unsuccessful Ag Show Project has become a promising fundraiser for underprivileged families in Belize, as a box garden, grown as a School Garden entry for the 2019 Bermuda Agricultural Exhibition, is now up for auction to the highest bidder. Eden Furbert and Maya DaSilveira — who are both 11-years-old — created this food-producing container... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Ag Show At Botanical Gardens

Photos & Videos: Ag Show At Botanical Gardens

[Updated with photos] The Ag Show continues today [April 13], with crowds of people making their way to the Botanical Gardens to enjoy the wide array of exhibits, activities and events available at the annual event. The three-day event concludes today, and for all our photo galleries of the Ag Show click here, and for all our coverage of the Ag Show... Read more of this article

Photos: Governor & Minister Attend Ag Show

Photos: Governor & Minister Attend Ag Show

Yesterday [April 11], Governor John Rankin and the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo attended the opening of the Bermuda Agricultural Show where they toured the exhibits and congratulated prize winners. Related StoriesPhoto Set #3: Ag Show At Botanical Gardens Photos: Ag Show Kites, Vegetables,... Read more of this article