Sunday, August 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 Beef Industry Conference

August 14-16, 2018

London, ON

The third annual Canadian Beef Industry Conference will take place in London, Ontario in August. Keynote speaker is Social Commentator, Rex Murphy and the conference theme is Driving Demand.

Stay tuned for more details coming soon at: http://canadianbeefindustryconference.com/wordpress/.


Invasive Plant Field Day

August 28, 2018

Moose Jaw, SK

Event runs from 10AM-4PM August 28 at Connor Park. Cost is $5 to reserve your spot. Topics include weed ID, custom grazing, control measures and more! To register contact Veronica at 306.691.3399 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Learn more here.


CRSB Annual General Meeting

September 19 & 20, 2018

Calgary, AB

You are invited to join the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB) on September 19-20 in Calgary, AB for our Annual General Meeting, to be held at the Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire in collaboration with the Canadian Cattlemen's Association, who is hosting a Canadian tour for the International Beef Alliance in British Columbia and Alberta.

View the details and full agenda, and register for the meeting here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/crsb-annual-general-meeting-tickets-48289889359


CleanFarms Disposal Site in Saskatchewan

October 1-5,  2018

Northern Saskatchewan

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. 

Learn more here. View a list of sites and dates here.


CFGA Annual Conference

November 14-15, 2018

Calgary, AB

The Canadian Forage and Grassland Association's Annual Conference will be held in Calgary in 2018! Stay tuned for more details coming soon at http://www.canadianfga.ca/.


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.


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



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