Rural and urban communities growing healthy together
Since 1909, when the Ag Society was founded, the Airdrie and District Agricultural Society (ADAS) has played an important role in our community.
Whether we’re hosting steer shows, supporting 4-H programs, offering scholarships or managing agricultural and recreational facilities, our non-profit organization continues the proud tradition of promoting education, business, sport and family fun in Airdrie and Rocky View areas.
We invite you to explore our website to gain an understanding of what we are about.
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2013 - SUMMER & FALL EVENTS:
Art of the Harvest - Saturday Sept 28, 2013 from 11 - 4 at the Airdrie Ag Park - 3 kms west of Airdrie on Big Hill Springs Road. Join us for an Old-Tyme Harvest celebration, complete with horses and vintage equipment. Donations to Airdrie Food Bank gratefully accepted. Let's make this a Harvest to end Hunger!!
Ranch Hand Competition - was held Saturday July 27, 2013 at the Airdrie Rodeo grounds. 48 competitors joined us - 9 men's teams and 3 ladies teams - with Cowgirl Cattle Company winning the Ladies Hi-Point award and Pole River Ranch winning the Men's Hi-Point award. Thanks to everyone who made it such a successful event!
50th Annual fall Fair Horticulture & Bench Show - was held August 17 & 18, 2013. We wish to thank everyone who attended for making it such a HUGE success. Congratulations to Phyllis McCallum-Hunter and Shirley Fric who tied for the Dorothy Perry Memorial Grand Aggregate Award. See the EVENTS page above for more winners. We also wish to thank everyone who contributed to our Harvest to End Hunger, with cash and food donations. Over $3,000 in cash & donations was presented to Airdrie Food Bank for their hamper program. Congratulations also to the City of Airdrie and Rocky View County who tied in the celebrity cake decorating contest. It was so much fun and all for a great cause. Thank you!
-The Airdrie and District Agricultural Society
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