Leading Edge Farm Management Conference

Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Red Deer South — 33 Petrolia Dr., Red Deer, Alta.

“For 2016, Leading Edge will be a two-day event with more time to dig deeper into farm business management issues and more time to interact with the Leading Farm Management advisers speaking at the event. The two days will feature a number of sessions to help farm managers with managing and developing: business structures (for […] Read more

Alberta Farm Animal Care (AFAC) Livestock Care Conference

Pomeroy Inn and Suites — 4601-46th Ave., Olds, Alta.

“…an annual event showcasing speakers from Canada and around the world… centres around promoting responsible, humane animal care and continual improvement in Alberta’s livestock production systems.” For more info or to register, visit the event web page.

Canola Council of Canada convention

Loews Coronado Bay Hotel — 4000 Coronado Bay Rd., San Diego

“The CCC’s convention is the one annual event offering the opportunity for the entire canola value chain to come together to network, learn and be inspired to continue our collaborative approach to advance the growth and profitability of the canola industry.” For more info or to register, visit the convention website.

Western Canadian Holistic Management Conference

The Russell Inn — Hwys. 16 and 83, Russell, Man.

Registration $185.00 per person, $200.00 after Jan. 22, student rate $120.00. Children’s program included; $20 per child to cover off meals. Events take place at the Russell Inn and at the George P. Buleziuk Centre (106 Shell River Ave.). For more info call Pamela Iwanchysko of MAFRD at 204-648-3965 or visit the Canadian Forage and […] Read more

Canadian Beef Industry Conference

Grey Eagle Resort and Casino — 3777 Grey Eagle Dr., Calgary

“Supporting the National Beef Strategy, the conference provides a forum for industry engagement and learning opportunities across the beef supply chain.” For more information visit the event web page.

Herbicide Resistance Summit

TCU Place — 35-22nd St. E., Saskatoon

“The Herbicide Resistance Summit was organized to facilitate a more unified understanding of herbicide resistance issues across Canada and around the world, and to increase awareness that everyone engaged with agriculture has a role in managing herbicide resistance… Presenters will address many of the key issues faced by farmers and crop protection researchers in meeting […] Read more