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Giant vegetables at Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

Why are agricultural fairs worth attending? Here are several reasons that come to mind, after a visit to the 95th annual Royal Agricultural Winter Fair (“The Royal”) in Toronto. 1) They’re grounding reality-checks for big-city dwellers (like myself), that life exists beyond the concrete, glass, and steel metropolis. Last weekend, Katherine Dunnell of the Royal Ontario Museum’s …

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