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Weed Webinar Series
February 15, 2018 - March 14, 2018
from Saskatchewan Agriculture
Corman Park Vet Services Meeting/Info Night
January 23, 2018
Saskatoon, SKJoin Corman Park Vet Services for an information night and supper. The event will start at 6PM with beef on a bun, then a meeting will follow. Topics will be basic nutrition and parasite control options, with representatives from Merial, Cargill/Nutrena Animal Nutrition, and Union Forage. Veterinarians Dr Harvey Domoslai, DVM and Dorrie Laberswieler, RVT will be present to field questions.
Saskatchewan Beef Industry Conference
January 24-25, 2018
Saskatchewan's premier beef industry event will take place at the Saskatoon Inn from Jan 24-25, 2018. This event is an opportunity to get up to date on the beef industry, visit the trade show and spend some time networking. Jan 24th will include a full day of presentations after registration, followed by evening cocktails, dinner, SBIC scholarship presentation, live auction and guest speaker Murad Al-Katib, CEO of AGT Foods, World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. Thursday will be a full day of meetings and updates from the beef industry including SSGA semi-annual meeting, CCA, BCRC, and Canada Beef updates, Sask Cattlemen's Association AGM, presentation of succession and taxation and more.
Saskatchewan Cattlemen's Assocation AGM
January 25, 2018
All Saskatchewan beef producers are invited to attend the Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association’s Annual General Meeting on January 25, 2018, beginning at 1:30, at the Saskatoon Inn and Conference Centre. This event takes place concurrent with the Saskatchewan Beef Industry Conference, (SBIC) and while we ecourage producers to attend the SBIC, it is not required in order to attend the AGM and there is no charge to attend the meeting. The meeting will feature introduction of new board members as well as an opportunity to bring forward and discuss any resolutions.
Dairy Info Day
January 25, 2018
This annual event is an opportunity to learn about the developments in agriculture research as it relates to dairy.
Native Plant Society AGM and Conference
January 27-28, 2018
Register now for the Native Plant Society of Saskatchewan's 23rd annual general meeting and conference. This event will take place at Conexus Arts Centre and will feature keynote presentation Islands of Grass by Trevor Herriot and Branimir Gjetvaj.
WUQWATR-ALUS Winter Workshops
January 29-Feb 1, 2018
various locations, SK
WUQWATR—ALUS would like to welcome you to join us at our free educational workshops planned for the 2018 winter season. A wide range of topics including invasive weed management, alternative farming practices and pasture management will be covered across our watershed. We hope that these workshops will provide a valuable learning experience for all those involved. Workshops will be held in Humboldt on Jan 29, Sedley on Jan 30, Tugaske on Jan 31 and Lumsden on Feb 1. Find more information at: http://wuqwatr.ca/events/item/?e=74
2018 Western Canada Holistic Management Conference
February 2-4, 2018
The 2018 Conference will theme is "Learning from Regenerative Leaders". What to expect: Canadians Leading the Way to a Regenerative Future, Leadership Skills, Great Food, and an Inspiring Community. This event starts with a Friday night social, followed by presentations Saturday, supper and evening speakers and more great info Sunday morning, with the conference adjourning after lunch.
Western Canada Feedlot Management School
February 6-8, 2018
Registration is now open for the 20th edition of Western Canada Feedlot Management School. Register early to ensure your spot in this workshop that will improve your cattle feeding savvy! This year’s agenda includes some high profile speakers who will help you focus on a winning business strategy, hone your animal handling skills, and get up to date on animal health and nutrition. As always you will have plenty of time to network with others in the industry and make valuable business connections.
Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop
February 7-8, 2018
Look to the future, learn from the past at the Saskatchewan Prairie Conservation Action Plan (SK PCAP) native prairie restoration and reclamation workshop. Topics include native prairie, climate change, soil remediation, species at risk, partnerships and more.
Saskatchewan Ranch Management Forum
February 9-11, 2018
Moose Jaw, SK
To register or for more information call the Agriculture Knowledge Centre at 1-866-457-2377
Free Screening - Food Evolution
February 13, 2018
Food Evolution is a science-based documentary about GMO's. This event will be hosted by APAS to celebrate Canada's Agriculture Day and will be held at the Royal Saskatchewn Museum from 5:30-7:30PM, with a reception to follow. Space is limited and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
To view the trailer, visit YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=117&v=IVuN19Id_2c
Take This Farm and Love It!
February 15-16, 2018
Meadow Lake, SK
This Stockman Grassfarmer business school is instucted by Joel Salatin and Steve Kenyon. Topics include: What is your business? Who is your business? Where is the money? How to make it all work? Spaces are limited, register today! Presented by the Beaver River AEGP.
Soils and Crops 2018
March 6-7, 2018
Registration is now open for this annual two day workshop organized by the Certified Crop Advisory Board and the Departments of Plant Sciences and Soil Science in the College of Agriculture and Bioresources. Plan to attend one day or two.
Year-Round Grazing Systems
March 6-8, 2018
Moose Jaw, SK
Greener Pastures Ranching presents this business management school that will take you into the design and planning of a year-round grazing system. Course tuition in $750/Farm Unit (plus GST), which allows two members of your farm to attend.
Greener Pastures Business Systems
March 12-13, 2018
Greener Pastures Ranching presents this follow up to the business management school. A basic understanding of excel is required. Course tuition in $750/Farm Unit (plus GST), which allows two members of your farm to attend.
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