Canadian Western Agribition plans return to a full show in 2021

Purely Purebred, news from the June 2021 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

(Video screengrab from Agribition.com via YouTube)

Canadian Western Agribition announced its 2020 results at its annual general meeting recently, reporting an operational loss of $773,989 attributed entirely to the postponement of the 2020 show due to COVID-19.

In 2020 Agribition introduced more than a dozen online programs including the Agribition Evolution Series, Canada’s first- ever multi-breed virtual cattle show. Agribition’s new Virtual Education Program has already reached more than 1,400 students and continues year-round. 

Agribition is now setting its sights on a return to a full week of rodeo, shopping and livestock competition in November 2021. The 50th show will be headlined by 12 national breed shows — the only time all breeds have held their national competitions under one roof.

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Mike Millar

As National account manager for Canadian Cattlemen, I work with all major accounts including equipment manufacturers, ad agency's and national breed associations. When I'm not busy working and promoting Canadian Cattlemen magazine, my family and I are running a purebred herd of Simmental cattle at Grandora, Sask.

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