“Participants will discover how small-scale farmers are building on traditional farming knowledge and practices using modern production technology, farm business management and marketing.” Registration $20 per person, students/farm interns $15, families $40, children under 12 free. (Lunch included; HST not included.) Pre-registration deadline July 21. For more info visit the event’s web page.
Confirmed speakers include Bob Friesen (FNA), Gordon Bacon (Pulse Canada), Brett Halstead (CCGA). For more info visit APAS’s temporary site on MyRM.ca.
Theme: “The Future Management of Grazing and Wild Lands in a High Tech World.” For more information visit the conference website.
“The conference is sure to give all participants an unmatched single-day of information and perspectives on the main factors affecting the Canadian cattle markets.” For more information visit the conference website.
“As our nation’s premier outdoor agricultural showcase, Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show offers ‘one-stop shopping’ for farmers and highlights the most innovative and technologically advanced agricultural products and services available.” For more info visit http://www.outdoorfarmshow.com .
“SBIC, Saskatchewan’s premier beef industry event, includes the Saskatchewan Beef and Forage Symposium, a trade show and a number of related industry organization meetings… The change of venue for 2015 is the first step in a strategy to alternate the event between Regina and Saskatoon each year, with the intention of making the event accessible […]
“The Kinsella Research Ranch will be officially re-named in honour of Dr. Roy Berg who revolutionized the Alberta cattle industry with his groundbreaking research on cattle breeding and livestock genetics, conducted at the Kinsella Ranch from 1960 to 1988.” Ceremony followed by lunch and field day events. For more info visit http://www.ales.ualberta.ca/FacultyResearch/RoyBergFieldDay.aspx