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Emmie Oddie Award

  provides current home economics information to consumers on the prairies.

          The site is maintained by the Manitoba Association of Home Economists (MAHE) -professional

          home economists committed to providing accurate and up-to-date information pertaining to the family. 

          The site was originally created by the Association of Saskatchewan Home Economists (ASHE)

           in recognition of the contributions of Emmie Oddie. Emmie Ducie Oddie, C.M., S.O.M is considered

           a prairie icon for her years of service to the rural community. For nearly five decades she used her

           home economics training to answer questions from readers of her column in The Western Producer.

          Emmie died July 6, 2013, in Saskatchewan at the age of 97. The website was

          made possible by donations to the  Emmie Oddie Recognition Fund of the Canadian Home

          Economics Foundation.

         The Emmie Oddie Recognition Fund provides funds:

          such as scanning graphics or inserting audio or video materials.






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