Sunday, September 22, 2019

VBP+ welcomes $602,250 CAP funding to support program advancement

VBP Plus News Release, July 12, 2019

The Verified Beef Production Plus (VBP+) program, under the umbrella of the Beef Cattle Research Council, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA), welcomes the investment of $602,250 from the Canadian Agriculture Partnership (CAP) Agri-Assurance program, announced Wednesday by Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Marie-Claude Bibeau.

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Saskatchewan Forage Council Recognizes Ituna-area Leader at its AGM

Saskatchewan Forage Council news release, June 25, 2019

Aaron Ivey, well-known Ituna-area rancher and community leader, was recognized for his contributions to the forage industry at last week’s Saskatchewan Forage Council annual general meeting.

A former SFC director and President, Ivey has contributed countless hours to the development and increased profile of forage production in this province. Aaron was instrumental in the creation of the Saskatchewan Forage Network and as the Co-Chair of the steering committee, played a key role in the concept and creation of the Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence. In addition to his dedication to these and many other forage industry initiatives, Aaron is a tireless volunteer within his own community.
 
 

Posted June 25, 2019


 

A Special Thank You to Saskatchewan Forage Council Sponsors

 

Gold

NH Agr 3D

 

Silver

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Union Forage  
Abbey Resources Corp
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Bronze

Ducks Unlimited Northstar
Pickseed SeCan
Ponderosa Ag Sales SCIC
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The SFC also gratefully acknowledges funding for…
Facilitating Forage Initiatives in Saskatchewan’ project through the Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association Industry Development Fund (SCAIDF)

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