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Kelsey Banks
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  • Cambridge, ON
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Jul 22, 2015
Amy Matheson and Kelsey Banks are now friends
Mar 11, 2015
Kelsey Banks and Genevieve Cavanagh are now friends
Dec 5, 2014
Advancing Women Conference left a comment for Kelsey Banks
"Hi Kelsey, thanks for the add! -AWC Team"
Oct 23, 2014
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Ontario Young Farmers Forum - Growing Opportunity at Sheraton on the Falls Hotel

November 23, 2014 at 11am to November 24, 2014 at 9pm
Growing OpportunityNovember 23, 24. 2014 – Niagara Falls, Ontario. The Ontario Young Farmers Forum (OYFF) attracts some of the brightest young farmers (ages 18-40) from across the province for a 2-day forum in conjunction with the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) annual convention. This year OYFF is being held in Niagara Falls, at the Sheraton on the Falls Hotel. You will have an opportunity to learn, connect, and discuss the most pressing agricultural issues we face on a daily basis. No…See More
Oct 23, 2014
Kelsey Banks posted a blog post

6 Attributes to Becoming a Successful Agricultural Entrepreneur

This past Thursday I had the pleasure to speak with the Quebec Farmers' Association about marketing and entrepreneurship. Although the presentation was to the QFA, I believe it is relevant to Ontario farmers just as much. Take a look and feel free to comment with any questions or comments! Thank you, Kelsey Banks.…See More
Apr 28, 2014
Kelsey Banks replied to Grey Bruce Farmers' Week's discussion Need Help Planning Grey Bruce Farmers' Week 2015
"Hi Lorie, I would love to be a speaker at GBFW15! I would be interested in speaking about topics such as: - speaking to the public about agriculture - marketing strategies for fruit and vegetable farmers - how to effectively promote agriculture Let…"
Apr 2, 2014
Kelsey Banks posted photos
Apr 1, 2014
Kelsey Banks replied to Grey Bruce Farmers' Week's discussion Need Help Planning Grey Bruce Farmers' Week 2015
"Beef Day- A Canadian Young Leaders delegate (young speakers bring youth to events. Would be interesting to hear an 'update' from one of the Ontario delegates) Dairy Day- Hoof health topics Horse Day- Hoof health topics Ecological Day-…"
Apr 1, 2014
Kelsey Banks posted a blog post

Why I Chose to Work in Agriculture

Please follow this link to my blog post about why I chose to work in agriculture!http://kelseybanks.me/2014/03/31/why-i-chose-to-work-in-agriculture/See More
Mar 31, 2014
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Mar 31, 2014
Kelsey Banks and Ryan Weaver are now friends
Jul 26, 2013
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Cow Appreciation Day

"This is adorable!"
Jul 12, 2013
Kelsey Banks and Joe Dales are now friends
Jul 8, 2013
Kelsey Banks and OntAG Admin are now friends
May 20, 2013
Kelsey Banks was featured
May 20, 2013

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6 Attributes to Becoming a Successful Agricultural Entrepreneur

This past Thursday I had the pleasure to speak with the Quebec Farmers' Association about marketing and entrepreneurship. Although the presentation was to the QFA, I believe it is relevant to Ontario farmers just as much. Take a look and feel free to comment with any questions or comments! Thank you, Kelsey Banks.…

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Posted on April 28, 2014 at 11:13am

Why I Chose to Work in Agriculture

Please follow this link to my blog post about why I chose to work in agriculture!

http://kelseybanks.me/2014/03/31/why-i-chose-to-work-in-agriculture/

Posted on March 31, 2014 at 11:57am

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At 11:55am on October 23, 2014, Advancing Women Conference said…

Hi Kelsey, thanks for the add!

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