Monday, November 19, 2018

If you have an upcoming event which you would like posted to our site, please contact us, providing date, location, contact information and any other pertinent details. 




Canadian Bison Association Convention and Sale

November 18-20, 2018

Regina, SK

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.

Learn more on the website.


Canadian Western Agribition

November 19-24, 2018

Regina, SK

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

Winnipeg, MB

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!

Learn more here.


MFGA's Regenerative Agriculture Conference

November 27-28, 2018

Brandon, MB

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.

Register by September 15 to take advantage of early bird rates. Learn more about the conference here. Click here to register.


4th Annual Transboundary Grassland Workshop

December 3-5, 2018

Lethbridge, AB

Registration is now open for the 4th annual Transboundary Grassland Workshop. This event includes a tour and discussion at Writing on Stone Provincial Park, followed by a two day workshop at Heritage Hall, Lethbridge Exhibition Park. Receive updates and information from researchers, grassland stewards, First Nations, and more.

Learn more at eventbrite.


Grain Maturity for Swath Grazing: ADOPT Field Day

December 5, 2018

Clavet, SK

Attend this one day event at the Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence to learn about grain maturity for swath grazing: increasing winter grazing days. Learn about the ADOPT project design. Hear from researchers Dr. Greg Penner and Dr. Bart Lardner on the topics of determining optimal maturity at harvest, impacts of delayed maturity on beef cattle performance and more. 

To view the poster click here. Please RSVP to Kerry Lowdnes at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or 306-460-4987.


Foraging into the Future X

December 11 and 12, 2018

Swift Current, SK

2018 marks the10th 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. This year's theme is Adapting to Change.

For more information contact Jessica Smith at 306.778.8289


Sask Beef Industry Conference

January 16-18, 2019

Regina, SK

Saskatchewan's premier beef event! SBIC 2019 will include a reception January 16th, speakers and presenters, industry meetings, evening program on January 17th and will conclude the afternoon of January 18th. A wide variety of topics will be presented, including using genomics to improve cattle, weaning weight ratio, antimicrobial use, information on feed and nutrition, and much more.

To register online and to view the full schedule, visit: https://www.saskbeefconference.com/


Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference

February 19-21, 2019

Winnipeg, MB

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.

Learn more here



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

A Special Thank You to Saskatchewan Forage Council Sponsors

 

Gold

NH Agr 3D

 

Silver

BrettYoung logo NEW

Union Forage  
Abbey Resources Corp
ProvenSeed 2Colour small
Boehringer logo

 

Bronze

Ducks Unlimited Northstar
Pickseed SeCan
Ponderosa Ag Sales SCIC
   

 

The SFC also gratefully acknowledges funding for…
Facilitating Forage Initiatives in Saskatchewan’ project through the Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association Industry Development Fund (SCAIDF)

SCA