Yesterday was the rally to stop GM alfalfa in Toronto (and many other places in Ontario) called on by the National Farmers Union. We had planned as a family to make the trek to Toronto and join the rally, thinking that it would be a great excuse to ditch school for the day, spend some time together off farm and learn some valuable lessons. True to form, Millie got really sick and ended up with a double ear infection the night before. We were housebound.
So the troops were sent to represent...
The boys went with their signs and buttons blazing.
Here is a brief video from an eight year old's perspective of the day.