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March and April 2017
Attend a FREE workshop to learn about managing for Species at Risk and to become eligible for funding through our Saskatchewan Species at Risk Stewardship Program.
Call for more details for a workshop happening near you - or to request one in your area!
April 26, 2017
Presentation: Counting Birds Counts for Conservation
Speaker: Brenda Dale, Retired from Canadian Wildlife Service
Wednesday April 26th, 2017 at 12:00pm. This presentation will be a FREE webinar.
To register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/799501465821682945
May 3, 2017
Presentation: The Saskatchewan Master Naturalist Program: Creating Citizen Scientists
Speaker: Chet Neufeld, Native Plant Society of Saskatchewan
Wednesday May 3rd, 2017 at 12:00pm. This presentation will be a FREE webinar.
To register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8687696950698753281
April 24-26, 2017
Join the Agricultural Institute of Canada for AIC 2017: Agricultural Innovation in a Changing Environment.Things will get underway with our Welcome Reception on April 24th from 5-7pm to get re-acquainted with colleagues and peers in the Delta Ballroom of the Delta Hotel, 350 St. Mary's Avenue, Winnipeg. The following two days will bring a fantastic lineup of expert speakers who will deliver Discovery Talks and Forum presentations in three thematic areas.
Explore the Conference Themes or Register Now!
May 30-31, 2017
Fort Qu'Appelle Area, SK
The Prairie Parkland Chapter of the Society For Range Management is offering a spring workshop to help you get Back To The Field. This workshop is an opportunity for professionals involved in land management to brush up on plant identification and ecological health assessment techniques. Space is limited and registration closed May 23, 2017.
To view the poster, click here.
June 11-13, 2017
Moose Jaw, SK
The Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association AGM & Convention include a bus tour and reception on Sunday, followed by speakers on Monday and the AGM and industry presentations on Tuesday. Event will be held a Mosaic Place in Moose Jaw.
To find out more about the event including accomodations, sponsorship options, speakers and more, visit the SSGA website. To register, click here.
June 27, 2017
Swift Current, SK
The Grazing and Forage Field Day at the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) Swift Current Research and Development Centre will showcase the latest forage and grazing research projects supported by government and industry. Join us for plot / pasture tours and oral presentations focused on new and long-term forage and grazing research that is relevant to Southern Saskatchewan. Admission is $10 and includes beverages, snacks and lunch.
July 18-20, 2017
Bismarck, North Dakota
The Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association (SSCA) has organized a bus trip to Brown’s Ranch in Bismarck, North Dakota. We have booked a date with Gabe as early as possible to hopefully avoid interference with your fieldwork, yet late enough to see those things of particular interest on his ranch. The price includes chartered bus travel from Saskatoon (or points along the highway south by request), bus transportation from the hotel to Brown’s Ranch, a private 8-hour tour by either Gabe or his son Paul with lunch, accommodation for two nights in Bismarck (single or double occupancy as requested), and two breakfasts at the hotel.
August 3, 2017
Foam Lake area, SK
Save the date for the Saskatchewan Pasture Tour! Scheduled for August 3, 2017, this annual event is a great opportunity to get out and connect with forage and livestock producers and to see innovative ways to manage forages. Watch for more information coming soon!
August 15-17, 2017
Registration for the 2nd Annual Canadian Beef Industry Conference opens April 3, 2017. This year's theme is “Sharing Common Ground”. Event will take place at the BMO Conference Centre in Calgary, Alberta. All beef industry stakeholders share a common goal of taking steps to enhance the productivity, profitability and competitiveness of the various sectors within the industry. Supporting the National Beef Strategy, the conference provides a forum for industry engagement and learning opportunities across the beef supply chain.
To learn more, visit the Canadian Beef Industry Conference Website.
November 14-16, 2017
The 8th Annual Canadian Forage & Grasslands Association Conference will be held in Guelph at the Delta Guelph Hotel & Conference Centre. This year’s conference theme is Next Generation Forage Cropping Systems: Profit Above, Wealth Below in recognition of the important role forage and grasslands play in providing both economic and environmental benefits to Canadians from coast to coast.