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Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph) - 1958 - Maskinongé Farmer Wins Gold Medal


Wilfrid Lebeau, a 66-year old farmer, of nearby Maskinongé county, has been awarded the gold medal offered by the province every year in a competition of agricultural merit.

Each year the provincial Department of Agriculture selects certain districts to be inspected, with the finest farm winning the award and the farmer becoming a Commander of Agricultural Merit. This year 99 farms were considered for the award.

In a second class open to religious institutions, the gold medal was awarded the farm of the Mountfortains Seminary Papineauville.


The Shawinigan Standard
Shawinigan, Quebec
September 3, 1958

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