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Nov 12, 2017, 23:24 ET Blue Ribbon Days Percherons Named $25,000 Six-Horse Draft Champions at Toronto's Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - The horses of Blue Ribbon Days Percherons, owned by the Albert Cleve and Jim Day families and driven by Dean Woodbury, won the $25,000 Royal Six-Horse Draft...


Nov 12, 2017, 14:48 ET "Incredible" cow takes Supreme Champion at The Royal

TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - For three years there has only been one Supreme Champion dairy cow at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. A practically perfect Jersey named Musqui Iatola Martha was...


Nov 12, 2017, 11:31 ET The importance of being at The Royal

TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - The chance to meet the animals that provide our food, the smell of the barns, the love of agriculture are all part of the experience at The Royal Agricultural Winter...


Nov 12, 2017, 03:31 ET Hardin Towell Claims Thrilling Victory in $87,000 GroupBy Big Ben Challenge to Close 95th Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Hardin Towell of the United States claimed a thrilling victory in the $87,000 GroupBy Big Ben Challenge on Saturday night, November 11, to close out the CSI4*-W Royal...


Nov 11, 2017, 19:42 ET Harvey and Mary Waller's 'Old Times' Coach Tops the Competition at 95th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

TORONTO, Nov. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Waller of Stockbridge, MA, made the trip to Toronto's iconic Royal Horse Show to win the Green Meadows Four-In-Hand Coaching Appointments Class on...


Nov 11, 2017, 01:05 ET Beezie Madden Wins Two in a Row at Toronto's Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Four-time U.S. Olympic medalist Beezie Madden of Cazenovia, NY, won the $50,000 Weston Canadian Open on Friday, November 10, at the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as...


Nov 10, 2017, 01:03 ET Megan Lane Wins Second Consecutive $20,000 Royal Invitational Dressage Cup

TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian Olympian Megan Lane of Collingwood, ON, won the $20,000 Royal Invitational Dressage Cup, presented by Butternut Ridge, for the second year in a row on...


Nov 10, 2017, 00:26 ET Beezie Madden Claims Brickenden Trophy at Toronto's Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Four-time U.S. Olympic medalist Beezie Madden won the $35,000 Brickenden Trophy on Thursday, November 9, at the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 95th Royal ...


Nov 09, 2017, 17:29 ET Food banks benefit from milk donation announced at The Royal

TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Ontario children whose parents rely on food banks are getting welcome nourishment from the province's dairy farmers. Over the next five years, they will taste the cool...


Nov 09, 2017, 12:43 ET The Royal's cabbage king

TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Tradition runs deep at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair and the Creighton family is part of the past, present and, hopefully, the future. Marvin Creighton Jr is the...


Nov 09, 2017, 03:44 ET Kent Farrington Reigns in $150,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto at Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Kent Farrington of the United States won the $150,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto on Wednesday night, November 8, at the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as...


Nov 07, 2017, 23:49 ET Erynn Ballard is Best in $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Erynn Ballard of Tottenham, ON, and Enchanted won the $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby on Tuesday, November 7, at the Royal Horse Show, held as part of the Royal...


Nov 07, 2017, 21:06 ET Daniel Bluman Wins $35,000 International Jumper Power & Speed at Toronto's Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Two-time Olympian Daniel Bluman of Israel opened international show jumping competition at the Royal Horse Show with a win in the $35,000 International Jumper Power and...


Nov 07, 2017, 20:13 ET Hereford and Shorthorn Top Masterfeeds Beef Supreme Class at the 95th Royal Winter Agricultural Fair

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - The Hereford and Shorthorn breeds came out on top on November 5th at the 95th Royal Winter Agricultural Fair in the culminating event of the Masterfeeds Canadian Beef...


Nov 07, 2017, 18:14 ET Best of Ontario Wines Announced at the 95th Royal

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - The 95th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair celebrated its eighth year showcasing the best in VQA Ontario wines in the Royal Wine Competition. Stanners Vineyard won Best in...


Nov 07, 2017, 15:32 ET From baa to blanket at The Royal

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - It's a wooly wonderland at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair as the sheep barns fill up with animals and their handlers. As well, there are sheep shearing...


Nov 07, 2017, 14:10 ET New Royal Agricultural Winter Fair video includes footage not seen in more than five decades

Compilation of images and film date back to the very first Royal TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - This year marks the 95th anniversary of the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair and to commemorate the...


Nov 07, 2017, 10:01 ET The Royal gets international kudos

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Visiting Brazilian journalist Sara Kirchhof was impressed by the scale of The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. Her visit was part of an international program partly...


Nov 06, 2017, 20:54 ET Julia Madigan Claims $10,000 Junior/Amateur Jumper Royal Stake at Royal Horse Show Debut

$5,000 MarBill Hill Royal Pony Jumper Final Ends in Tie TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - Julia Madigan of Vancouver, BC, won the $10,000 Dominion Regalia Limited Junior/Amateur Jumper Royal Stake on...


Nov 06, 2017, 17:49 ET The Royal gets cheesy

TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - In a sandwich, melted over macaroni or on a cracker, nothing beats cheese. All aspects of the product are on display at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair from the cows...


Nov 05, 2017, 20:17 ET Darcy Hayes Claims Second Consecutive Hunter Derby Victory at the Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Darcy Hayes of Aurora, ON, and her mount, Say When, won the $15,000 Braeburn Farms Hunter Derby for the second year in a row on Sunday, November 5, at the Royal Horse...


Nov 05, 2017, 03:15 ET Amy Millar Claims First Canadian Show Jumping Championship Title at Toronto's Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian Olympian Amy Millar of Perth, ON, claimed her first Canadian Show Jumping Championship title on Saturday night, November 4, at the Royal Horse Show, held as...


Nov 05, 2017, 01:30 ET Jessica Phoenix Wins $20,000 Horseware Indoor Eventing Challenge at 95th Royal Horse Show

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Jessica Phoenix of Cannington, ON, claimed victory in the $20,000 Horseware Indoor Eventing Challenge in front of a full house on Saturday evening, November 4, at the...


Nov 04, 2017, 12:37 ET Jiminy! There are crickets at The Royal

TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2017 /CNW/ - Beside the giant pumpkins, chickens, cows, and all things agricultural, are crickets. Farm-raised crickets are the latest agricultural product featured at the Royal...


Nov 04, 2017, 01:44 ET Ian Millar Dominates Canadian Show Jumping Championship

TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2017 /CNW/ - Ian Millar of Perth, ON, won the first phase of competition in the $125,000 Canadian Show Jumping Championship held Friday, November 3, on opening night of the Royal...