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POSTPONED: Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association AGM and convention

EVENT POSTPONED. “The AGM is the SSGA’s annual opportunity to conduct association business, pass resolutions advocating for producers’ interests, and learn from expert guest speakers. The organization is looking at a later date or an alternate format for the meeting.” For info visit the SSGA’s AGM web page.

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POSTPONED: Canadian Angus Association national convention

EVENT POSTPONED TO 2022: “Due to the unknown circumstances that we face ahead over the next few months and all the planning that goes into having a successful convention, the Canadian Angus Association has made the difficult but necessary decision to postpone our National Convention 2020 in Moncton, New Brunswick until 2022… Our National Convention […] Read more

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POSTPONED: Canada’s Farm Show

“In order to continue flattening the curve, we felt it was best to make the difficult decision to postpone the event.” New dates TBA. For more info visit the event website.

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MOVED ONLINE: Ag in Motion Discovery Plus

“…a digital event that will deliver interactive content from the field, giving participants a unique vantage point to see equipment and agricultural technology in a way they haven’t been able to before. This event — free for farmers — will run July 21–25.” For more info visit the event website.

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CANCELLED/MOVED ONLINE: Canadian Hereford Association AGM/Bonanza 2020

“Hereford Week in Canada and Bonanza 2020 will transition this year’s activities to an online, virtual format… Due to the COVID-19 situation across Canada, the Manitoba Bonanza Planning Committee and the board of directors of the CHA and CJHA made the decision to cancel this year’s Bonanza 2020 and Hereford Week in Canada in-person event.” […] Read more


POSTPONED/MOVED ONLINE: Canadian Beef Industry Conference

“Our board (comprised of the Beef Cattle Research Council, Canada Beef, Canadian Beef Breeds Council, Canadian Cattlemen’s Association and National Cattle Feeders Association) have made the difficult decision to postpone our conference scheduled for Aug. 11-13, 2020 until Aug. 17-19, 2021 in Penticton… CBIC is in the process of planning a virtual conference for Aug. […] Read more


POSTPONED: North American Manure Expo

“Due to the continued uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and the precautions in place to manage this pandemic, the organizing committee for the 2020 North American Manure Expo has made the decision to cancel the 2020 event… The North American Manure Expo will return to Listowel, Ont., on Aug. 25 and 26, 2021.” For more info on […] Read more

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Livestock Markets Association of Canada annual convention

EVENT POSTPONED TO SEPT. 10-13: The Manitoba Livestock Marketing Association will be the host for the 2020 event with “convention central” in Brandon; Heartland Livestock Services in Virden will host the Canadian Livestock Auctioneering Championship. Convention chairman Rick Wright says the LMAC meeting will draw about 250 “market operators, auctioneers, order buyers and industry partners.” […] Read more

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MOVED ONLINE: Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show

“Like all of us, farmers are facing unprecedented challenges and uncertainties during this pandemic, so we are rolling up our sleeves and exploring new ways to build connections and transfer knowledge through a new digital event. We commit to another update in June that will provide details around a new digital offering.” For more info […] Read more

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Advancing Women in Agriculture (AWC East) 2020

“Join producers, students, entrepreneurs, representatives of grower associations and corporate agribusiness… Need some inspiration and motivation to reach the goals ahead of you? The Advancing Women conference is where you want to be in November 2020.” For more info visit the event website.