Entries by Marsha

Celebrating Canadian Agriculture Day

Let’s (always) celebrate the food we love. Top 10 reasons to celebrate Canadian agriculture The first-ever Canada’s Agriculture Day was a huge success. In 2018, it’s getting bigger and better. And why not? There are so many reasons to celebrate our industry. Here are our top 10. The ag industry is a major employer. Agriculture employs […]

Back to safety basics – operating a tractor

Safe operation of the most used equipment on the farm – the tractor With a new year comes resolutions. This year, instead of making a resolution to do something you’ve never done before, what if you made a resolution to perform daily tasks properly and safely? Something like operating a tractor? Tractors are essential to […]

A long career with Thompsons

We wish you a happy retirement Ace. Thank you for your 45 years of dedicated service to our company, and to our customers in Port Albert. A great turnout for Ace’s last day as a @PortAlbertBrnch employee. 45 years later – a well deserved retirement! Congrats Ace, we wish you all the best! #retirement #45years […]

Delicious brownies made from black beans – recipe

Have you ever imagined you can make delicious brownies using dry black beans? Here’s a recipe that will allow you do just that – and satisfy your sweet tooth at the same time. Once you start working with dry beans, it’s a snap. Pro Tip: You can always soak then cook your dry beans ahead of time, and […]