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Integrated Approach to Leafy Spurge Management
September 27, 2017
Attend this event at the Craik Legion Hall for information on leafy spurge management including an integrated approach ADOPT project, SARM programming, multi-species grazing, beetles and more. The day wraps up with a field tour. Cost is $10 and includes lunch.
To register, contact the Agriculture Knowledge Centre at 1.866.457.2377. View the poster here.
Native Prairie Speaker Series
September 27, 2017
BCRC Webinar - Refining corn grazing recommendations
October 12, 2017
Weed Webinar Series
September 12, 2017 - March 2018
from Saskatchewan AgricultureJapanese and Downy Brome Sept 12 @ 11AM
Certificate in Regenerative Soil Systems
November 1-3, 2017
Getting Started in Sheep - The Basics
November 3-4, 2017
8th Annual CFGA Conference
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.
BCRC Webinar - Are your bulls actually siring calves?
November 16, 2017
Speaker: Stacey Domolewski, Science and Extension Coordinator at the Beef Cattle Research Council. For producers that breed cows in large pastures with multiple bulls, it’s often assumed that all of the bulls will sire roughly the same number of calves. Research shows a surprising variation in the number of calves sired by each bull. Learn more by joining this webinar on how DNA parentage testing may help determine sire value on your operation.
Click here to register.
Canadian Bison Association's 34th Annual Convention
November 18-21, 2017
The 34th Annual Convention, to be held at the Delta Regina this year. The convention will feature excellent speakers, a tradeshow, opportunties to network and the Canadian National Bison Sale. This event also includes a children's program! Visit the CBA website for more information, including the speaker bios, accomodation details and more.
Western Canada Conference on Soil Health and Grazing
December 5-7, 2017
Save the date for two great conferences in one! The Western Canada Conference on Soil Health and Grazing theme this December will be Profit Above, Wealth Below. Speakers includes soil health practitioner Gabe Brown, Richard Teague, Jim Gerrish, Dr. Allen Williams and more!
BCRC Webinar - Understanding and managing forage diseases
December 6, 2017
Speaker: Linda Jewell, PhD, Research Scientist in Plant Pathology at Agriculture Agri-Food Canada
There are a number of pathogens that can result in diseases in forages which impact yield, quality, and profitability. This webinar will provide an overview of those pathogens as well as some management strategies to help prevent disease.
Click here to register.
SSCA 30th Annual Conference
January 8, 2018
Save the date for the Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association's 30th Annual Conference. Keynote speaker will be Jill Clapperton (PhD), Principal Scientist and Co-founder of Rhizoterra Inc. Jill is a well-known researcher, international lecturer and advocate for practices that promote soil health. More conference details will be posted at www.ssca.ca shortly.
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. Presentation or poster abstracts that include some aspect of teaching the next generation of restoration and reclamation experts are especially invited to submit abstracts. Abstracts will be accepted until October 6, 2017. Read the call for abstracts here.
Events in Neighbouring Provinces can be found at:
Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association mfga.net/events/producer-events/
Foothills Forage & Grazing Association www.foothillsforage.com/upcoming-events
Peace Country Beef & Forage Association www.peacecountrybeef.ca/upcoming-events