Manitoba Hay Day

Manitoba Beef and Forage Initiatives Farm — Hwy. 353 and Hwy. 10, north of Brandon, Brandon

“Attend this field day and learn how to increase the quality of your valuable hay resources.” Cost $10 per person, lunch included. Event runs rain or shine. For more info or to register call Manitoba Agriculture’s Portage GO office at 204-239-3352.

Manitoba Agriculture workshop: Selling at the farm gate

Access Event Centre — 111 Gilmour St., Morden, Man.

“This workshop will help farmers and food processors gain a better understanding about how to successfully sell their food products directly from the farm gate. Topics include: laws that regulate food sales at the farm gate; safety issues for customers at your farm; consumer trends and understanding how to calculate product pricing; (a) story from […] Read more

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association conference and AGM

Rodd Charlottetown — 75 Kent St., Charlottetown

“This year’s theme is ‘Empowering the AgSafe Family – keeping kids safe.’ The conference will bring together farmers, safety professionals, equipment manufacturers and researchers to probe the reality and discuss new approaches to improve the safety and health of children and their families in Canada’s ag community.” For more info or to register, visit the […] Read more

Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan (APAS) AGM

Queensbury Convention Centre at Evraz Place — 1700 Elphinstone St., Regina

“The primary objectives of the AGM are to: appoint an auditor for 2017; review and approve financial statements for 2015-16; debate and vote on resolutions; review and amend bylaws; review and develop APAS policy positions on key issues for advancement to government decision-makers, other stakeholders and to the Canadian Federation of Agriculture; provide an opportunity […] Read more

Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan mid-term meeting

Saskatoon Inn — 2002 Airport Dr., Saskatoon

“The Midterm was planned knowing that you might participate in this year’s Ag in Motion outdoor farm exhibition which is located about 15 miles northwest of Saskatoon.” For more info or to register visit the event web page.

Farm and Food Care Saskatchewan ‘Farms at the Table’ Conference

Saskatoon Inn — 2002 Airport Dr., Saskatoon

“The Farms at the Table Conference provides a forum to discuss opportunities for connecting with consumers. It also provides a venue for the agriculture industry to share strategies and information, and connect the dots between what each one of us contributes to help feed the world. Let’s come together at the table with ideas, enthusiasm […] Read more

Advancing Women: Life Skills for Leadership-Women in Ag Conference (East)

Fairmont Royal York — 100 Front St. W., Toronto

“Advancing Women is created for every woman who wants to achieve success. Whether you are a crop, fruit, vegetable, dairy or livestock producer, own your own small or large ag business or in a career path with an ag organization or association — this conference is for you. Gain or hone the skills that will […] Read more

Canadian Meat Council annual conference

Westin Ottawa — 11 Colonel By Dr., Ottawa

Speakers to include Kevin Grier, Barrie McKenna, Joe Schwarcz and Dennis Hull. For more info visit the event web page.

Canadian Organic Science Conference

Sandman Hotel Montreal-Longueuil — 999 rue de Serigny, Longueuil, Que.

Theme: “Sharing research that grows organic.” Early bird registration deadline Aug. 15. For more info visit the CRAAQ event web page.