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Place-Based Food Systems Conference

Pacific Gateway Hotel — 3500 Cessna Dr., Richmond, B.C.

Theme: “Making the Case, Making it Happen.” “Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is bringing together community leaders and internationally-recognized food systems experts together this summer for a two-day conference with the goal of making sustainable local and regional food systems.” For more info or to register visit the event web page. Read more

Farm Management Canada’s Agricultural Excellence (AgEx) Conference

Fort Garry Hotel — 222 Broadway, Winnipeg

“The conference includes keynote speakers, roundtable discussions, concurrent sessions, discussion panels, and a national farm business resource showcase. AgEx provides an opportunity for delegates to share insights, transfer knowledge and network… Delegates include farmers, advisors, academics, government, industry associations, and private industry (i.e. banks, suppliers, etc.). Having a physical meeting place helps farmers and other […] Read more

MFGA Regenerative Agriculture conference

Victoria Inn — 3550 Victoria Ave., Brandon

Theme: “Invigorating your system; increasing your profits.” Event to include trade show and banquet; more details TBA. For more info visit the Manitoba Forage and Grassland Association web site. Read more

Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show

Canada's Outdoor Park — 744906 Oxford Road No. 17, Woodstock, Ont.

“As the country’s largest outdoor agricultural trade show, Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show has many unique offerings, all geared to showcasing new technologies and innovations in an outdoor setting, complementing the lifestyle farmers have chosen.” For more info visit the event website. Read more

Ag in Motion – Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Expo

Ag in Motion — Hwy. 16 and Range Rd. 3083, Langham, Sask.

“See the newest agricultural technology in the field. Ag in Motion, Western Canada’s first outdoor farm expo, is situated on 320 acres of prime agricultural land, just 15 minutes northwest of Saskatoon… The fourth annual expo will feature live demonstrations of field equipment, crop plots and interactive agribusiness exhibits showcasing the products and services relevant […] Read more

Canadian Hereford Association AGM and Bonanza

Sheraton St-Hyacinthe — 1315 Johnson Blvd. W., St-Hyacinthe, Que.

Theme: “Our Herefords, our passion.” For more info visit the event web page. (Note: Sheraton St-Hyacinthe opens June 27, 2018; individual hotel reservations not yet accepted. For further info visit the hotel website.) Read more

Canadian Angus national convention

Crown Isle Resort — 399 Clubhouse Dr., Courtenay, B.C.

“The 2018 national convention is presented by the Canadian Angus Association and the B.C. Angus Association.” For more info or to register visit the event web page. Read more

Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference – East

Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview — 6361 Fallsview Blvd., Niagara Falls

“AWC is created for every woman who is passionate about agriculture and food, whether you are a university student studying agriculture, producer, rancher, entrepreneur, representative of a grower association or corporate agribusiness.” For more info visit the event web page. Read more

Canadian Meat Council annual conference

Le Westin Montreal — 270 rue St-Antoine ouest, Montreal

Theme: “The Real Meat/La vraie viande.” Registration begins Feb. 19. “Join us as we dive into the current and upcoming food and diet trends that directly affect the meat and food industry all while exploring the benefits of red meat in a Canadian diet.” For more info visit the event web page. Read more