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Features Fall 2014


Honey We're in Trouble

author: Tom Cruickshank

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The odds are stacked against honey producers these days.Between the weather, parasites, depleting land and now a looming environmental showdown, Watershed Country is all abuzz about the fate of its bees.


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Harvesting a Dream

author: Paul Dalby

cannery 185pxAs far as a couple of city dwellers knew, the large derelict building they had just purchased in Grafton was simply a fixer-upper. But they sure got much more than they bargained for.


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The Art of Remembrance

author: Denny Manchee 

remembrance 185pxHonouring the lost with pen and chisel. Jane Urquhart’s novel, The Stone Carvers brings to life the compelling story of the Vimy Ridge Memorial.


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First Words

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BY THE TIME THIS MAGAZINE REACHES YOUR HANDS, I’LL BE IN FRANCE, standing with thousands of others who are paying their respect to the Canadian soldiers who fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge.…... read more


In the fall of 2015, we reported on the opening of the Ontario Agri-Food Venture Centre in Colborne. Business is booming...



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trish york

contributors trish yorkTrish York has thoroughly enjoyed illustrating for Watershed for the past 12 years…

tom cruickshank

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In “Songbirds in a Nosedive,” Tom recounts the plight of some of our favourite backyard...

janet davies

Janet DaviesFreelance writer and occasional poet Jan Davies has been writing about the people...