Salon de l’agriculture 2016

Espace St-Hyacinthe, Expo de St-Hyacinthe site — 2730 ave Beauparlant, Saint-Hyacinthe, Que.

For more information on the 2017 Salon de l’agriculture, visit the event website.

National Farmed Animal Health and Welfare Forum

Courtyard Marriott Hotel — 350 Dalhousie St., Ottawa

For more info on the forum and a PDF of the 2016 agenda, visit the National Farmed Animal Health and Welfare Council website.

International One Welfare Conference

Radisson Hotel Winnipeg Downtown — 288 Portage Ave., Winnipeg

“The International One Welfare Conference is an opportunity for national and international subject matter experts as well as decision makers in the fields of human and animal health and welfare to learn from each other within the One Welfare framework. We will discuss the science, best practices, models and policies that have shown successes — […] Read more

Livestock Gentec Conference: Managing in a Time of Unprecedented Change

Delta Edmonton South Hotel and Conference Centre — 4404 Gateway Blvd. NW, Edmonton

Event speakers include Mike Coffey (Scotland’s Rural College), Steve Miller (Angus Genetics Inc.), John Stika (Certified Angus Beef) and Alison Van Eenennaam (UC Davis). Event banquet to be held at Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse. For more info call 780-248-1740 or visit the event web page.

Farmfair International

Edmonton Expo Centre, Northlands — 7300-116th Ave. NW, Edmonton

“…one of Canada’s top agricultural shows, where thousands of guests come to the Edmonton Expo Centre to show and sell top-quality livestock. Farmfair International is proud to welcome international buyers from the Commonwealth of Independent States, European Union, Latin America, North America, Oceania and South America, in addition to local ranchers.” For more info visit […] Read more

ALMA FutureFare 2016

Delta Edmonton South Hotel and Conference Centre — 4404 Gateway Blvd. NW, Edmonton

“Our final FutureFare event… will continue to highlight achievements of our industry and academia partners, while celebrating the journey of ALMA since inception. It will also provide an important opportunity for industry to network, open up new collaboration opportunities and learn more about how ALMA programs will be administered moving forward.” For more info visit […] Read more


National Farmers Union (NFU) national convention

Hilton Garden Inn — 90-22nd St. E., Saskatoon

“…brings together farmers from all across Canada to discuss and learn about the important agricultural issues of the day… The program includes a series of presentations and panel discussions, elections of national officers, reports from elected officials and caucuses, as well as debate and voting on resolutions which become the NFU’s positions on public policy […] 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