About Us

Mission: The Ilderton Agricultural Society is committed to celebrating our community, our achievements in agriculture and creative arts, and our rural lifestyle.

The IAS consists of a membership of about ~300 and is managed by an elected board of sixteen directors. The Ilderton Fair is entirely run by volunteers that form committees for the different competitions and events.

Objectives:

To encourage an awareness of agriculture and to promote improvements in the quality of life of persons living in our community by:

  • researching the needs of the agricultural community and developing programs to meet those needs
  • holding agricultural exhibitions featuring competitions for which prizes may be awarded
  • promoting the conservation of natural resources
  • encouraging the beautification of the agricultural community
  • supporting and providing facilities to encourage activities intended to enrich rural life