Saskatchewan Beef Industry Conference

Ramada Plaza — 1818 Victoria Ave., Regina
Wednesday Jan 21 to Friday Jan 23
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“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 […]


Canadian Western Agribition annual general meeting

Salon 3, Queensbury Convention Centre, Evraz Place — 1700 Elphinstone St., Regina
Friday Apr 11 at 2:00pm–4:00pm
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Registration begins at 1 p.m. For more information contact Lucy Rynor at [email protected]


Keystone Agricultural Producers general council meeting

PCU Centre — 245 Royal Rd. S., Portage la Prairie, Man.
Friday Apr 11 at 9:30am
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“KAP representatives from all 12 districts and its member commodity groups will come together for updates, discussion and resolutions. Topics that will be raised include the movement of grain, biosecurity for crops and livestock, PED virus, and timing of seeding this year. Ron Kostyshyn, minister of Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development, will address the meeting, […]


Roy Berg Kinsella Research Ranch Field Day

Kinsella Research Ranch — (53° 0' N / 111° 31' W), Kinsella, Alta.
Wednesday Aug 13 at 11:00am
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“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


Alberta’s Watershed Management Symposium: Flood and Drought Mitigation

BMO Centre (formerly Roundup Centre) — 20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary
Tuesday Apr 29
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The symposium “will share the latest update on snowpack data and river forecasting, as well as assessments of mitigation options for Alberta’s most flood-prone river basins. Experts will also speak to the critical role natural headwaters play in flood and drought mitigation.” For more info or to register CLICK HERE.


Land Use 2014

Westin Edmonton — 10135 100th St., Edmonton
Wednesday May 7 to Thursday May 8
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“Western Canada’s premier forum on land-use research, planning and policy.” Focus for 2014 on three key areas: Urbanization and loss of agricultural land, What makes wetland policy effective, and Paying for ecosystem services on private land. Keynote: WWF-Canada CEO David Miller. For more info visit http://www.landuse2014.ca


Saskatchewan Stockgrowers Association annual meeting, zone 1

Town Hall — 310 Railway Ave., Wawota, Sask.
Friday Mar 21 at 5:00pm
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All welcome. Event includes cocktails (5 p.m.), beef supper (6 p.m.) and presentation by Jodie Griffin on WLPIP (7 p.m.).  Supper tickets $25. For advance tickets call Lloyd at 306-486-2186.


FutureFare 2014: Feeding the Demand

Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort — 300 E. Lapotac Blvd., Edmonton
Monday Jun 16 to Tuesday Jun 17
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“FutureFare is the Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency’s annual feature celebration of Alberta’s dynamic agricultural leaders who, with foresight and an industrious spirit, are helping transform Alberta’s meat and livestock sector… Join us at Futurefare 2014: Feeding the Demand on June 16 and 17, 2014, to discover the names and faces behind the innovative projects […]


Advancing Women: Life Skills for Leadership-Women in Ag Conference

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — 1000-11500-35th St. SE, Calgary
Monday Apr 28 to Tuesday Apr 29
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“Advancing Women is created for every woman who wants to achieve success in her career, family, community, financial independence and relationships in and outside the workplace. Whether you are in a career path with an organization, starting your own business, looking for your dream job or wanting to hone your overall life skills, this conference […]


Northlands Farm and Ranch Show

Northlands — 7515-118 Ave. NW, Edmonton
Thursday Mar 27 at 10:00am to Saturday Mar 29 at 6:00pm
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Events include Farming Smart crop production and technology show, equine clinics and seminars, Canadian College Finals Rodeo, Alpaca Spring Show. Show runs 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. For more info call 1-877-471-7472, email [email protected] or visit http://farmandranchshow.com