Regional Winners

Congratulations to this years’ OYF Regional award winners!

Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers’ program is an annual competition to recognize farmers that exemplify excellence in their profession and promote the tremendous contribution of agriculture. Every year this event brings recognition to outstanding farm couples in Canada between 18 and 39 years of age who have exemplified excellence in their profession while fostering better urban-rural relations.

B.C. & Yukon Regional Winner

Raymond & Tracey Bredenhof, Abbotsford, BC

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Alberta/NWT Regional Winner

Roelof & Mary van Benthem, Spruceview, AB

with Kevin VanBussel of CIBC

2020 Press Release
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Regional Winner

Michael & Jessica Lovich, Balgonie, SK

2021 Press Release
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Manitoba Regional Winner

Andre & Katie Steppler, Miami.MB

and Hon. Blaine Pedersen, Minister of Agriculture and Resource Development

2020 Press Release
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Ontario Regional Winner

Jenny Butcher & Wes Kuntz, Brantford ON

2021 Press Release
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Quebec Regional Winner

Geneviève Grossenbacher & Jim Thompson, Lochaber-partie-ouest, QC

2021 Press Release
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Atlantic Regional Winner

Philip & Katie Keddy, Lakeville, NS

2020 Press Release
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