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Advancements in Plant Proteins Seminar
September 26, 2018
Did you know functional foods are projected to reach global sales of $56.3 billion by 2024? Plant based high protein foods will be one of the major contributors to this growth. This event is hosted by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in cooperation with the Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre, University of Saskatchewan, and the Canadian Institute of Food Science Technology. Deadline to register is September 18, 2018.
Native Prairie Speaker Series
September 25, 2018
The September webinar features Sarah Ludlow and Cameron Wood of the Nature Conservancy of Canada discussing Songbird Conservation Efforts and the Qu’Appelle Valley as a Focal Area for Conservation. Webinar is free and open to everyone. Webinar from 12PM-1PM, CST.
To register, visit: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6373533948321374979
CleanFarms Disposal Site in Saskatchewan
October 1-5, 2018
Farmers can safely dispose of unwanted agricultural pesticides and equine/livestock medications at a designated collection site in Northern Saskatchewan from October 1 – 5, 2018.
Native Prairie Speaker Series
October 9, 2018
Sask Verified Beef Plus Workshops
October 1-November 8, 2018
Various Sites, Saskatchewan
The line-up of VBP+ Workshops slated for the fall of 2018 include:
- Ag In Motion (Langham) – Oct 1st
- Buffalo Plains Cattle Co. (Bethune) – Oct 10th
- Perrin Ranching (Beechy) – Oct 24th
- Wasilow Ranch (Maple Creek) – Oct 29th
- Chopper K Auction Market (Alameda) – Nov 5th
- Northern Livestock Sales (Prince Albert) – Nov 8th
Getting Started in Sheep Workshop
November 2-3, 2018
This is a two-day course covering the basics of the sheep industry. It is designed for those who are looking at getting into sheep and those who are already in the business on the beginner level. November 2, 2018 8:30 AM - November 3, 2018 4:00 PM
CFGA Annual Conference
November 14-15, 2018
Registration is now open for the 9th Annual CFGA Conference in Calgary, Alta., Nov. 14 to 15. This year's theme is Foundation Forage: Built from the Ground Up and includes a line-up of top speakers who will talk, teach and share their expertise on a wide range of topics that will set the stage for producers to plan, seed, feed, graze, harvest and evaluate their valuable forage and grassland.
Canadian Bison Association Convention and Sale
November 18-20, 2018
The Canadian Bison Associations' annual convention and sale will be held in conjunction with Canadian Western Agribition. This year's theme is Momentum- Advancing the Bison Legacy.
Canadian Western Agribition
November 19-24, 2018
Don't miss the largest livestock show in Canada! Canadian Western Agribition is a blend of agriculture, Indigenous culture, and festive entertainment, featuring live music, shopping, and food. The event also hosts evening pro rodeo performances for action-packed entertainment!
See the schedule, buy tickets and stay connected with what's going on by visiting the Agribition website.
Agricultural Excellence Conference
November 26-28, 2018
The Agricultural Excellence Conference is a one-of-a-kind event in Canada that brings diverse industry experts and stakeholders together from across disciplines, regions and production sectors to share and explore beneficial farm management practices and insights with leading farm business thinkers. Build your network of farm management enthusiasts!
MFGA's Regenerative Agriculture Conference
November 27-28, 2018
We invite you to attend the first-ever Manitoba Forage and Grassland Association (MFGA)’s Regenerative Agriculture Conference “Adapting to Today’s Food and Farming World”. This exhilarating Manitoba-based agricultural event will take place on November 27-28, 2018 at the Victoria Inn in Brandon, MB. The conference will be focused on highlighting opportunities to boost farm profits using farm systems and ground level-thinking that enhances available natural resources such as healthy soil and intact grasslands. Presented by MFGA, the conference committees have designed an excellent program with speakers from across North America and right here in Manitoba to discuss and demonstrate how livestock and grain farmers can profitably apply the principles of regenerative agriculture.
Foraging into the Future X
December 11 and 12, 2018
Swift Current, SK
Save the date for the 10th year of Foraging into the Future! Topics will include soil health, water quality, animal selection for forage efficiency, mental health in agriculture and risk management.
For more information contact Jessica Smith at 306.778.8289
Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference
February 19-21, 2019
Attend the 12th PCESC to engage in addressing the latest issues, information, research, and trends in the conservation of prairie landscapes, flora and fauna, and Species At Risk. The 2019 PCESC is currently accepting abstracts for poster and oral presentations. We encourage submissions from individuals with diverse cultural, working, and/or academic backgrounds. In addition to oral presentations, there will be a dedicated poster presentation session.
Events in Neighbouring Provinces can be found at:
Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association mfga.net/events/producer-events/
Alberta Forage Industry Network www.albertaforages.ca/site/events_calendar
Foothills Forage & Grazing Association www.foothillsforage.com/upcoming-events
Peace Country Beef & Forage Association www.peacecountrybeef.ca/upcoming-events