Agriculture Labour Summit

Sheraton Red Deer — 3310-50th Ave., Red Deer, Alta.

Theme: “Addressing Challenges – Finding Solutions.” Event presented by Agriculture Industry Labour Council of Alberta. “Having trouble attracting and retaining labour? If so this conference is for you.” For more info visit the event web page.

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association conference and AGM

Hilton Garden Inn Downtown — 90-22nd St. E., Saskatoon

“This year’s theme is ‘Be the Difference!’ The conference will showcase farmers, safety professionals, equipment manufacturers and researchers who are making a difference to safety and health within North America’s ag community… The conference will provide opportunities for ag safety professionals, researchers, producers, suppliers and manufacturers to talk about farm safety and share solutions for […] Read More

Pacific Agriculture Show

Tradex Exhibition Centre — 1190 Cornell St., Abbotsford, B.C.

“The Pacific Agriculture Show will showcase the latest and most innovative equipment and technology for the agriculture industry. Join thousands of farmers and agrifood producers in comparing and investigating what over 250 dealers and manufacturers have to make your operation more efficient.” For more info visit the event website.

Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance AGM and national convention

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — 1000-11500-35th St. SE, Calgary

“Brush off your Stetsons and cowboy boots and join us Nov. 17-19… There will be a seeding clinic and a harvest clinic for producers. During the plenary sessions and concurrent sessions topics such as cannabinoids, seed exports and international market developments will be covered.” CHTA AGM scheduled for Nov. 16. For more info visit the […] Read More

Farming Smarter Conference

Coast Lethbridge Hotel and Conference Centre — 526 Mayor Magrath Dr. S., Lethbridge, Alta.

“Join Farming Smarter for two full days of exceptional speakers including Dr. David Montgomery, author of Dirt and the Hidden Half of Nature; Peter Johnson, a.k.a. Wheat Pete; and former deputy minister, author and executive coach John Knapp. Other speakers include Dr. Ron DePauw, Dr. Pauline Mele, Dr. Bob Stewart, Rob Dunn and Farming Smarter. […] Read More

Natural Health Products/Functional Ingredients (NHP/FI) Building Success conference

Alberta Innovates Technology Futures (AITF) Auditorium — 250 Karl Clark Rd. NW, Edmonton

“The program offers western Canadian executives, managers and business partners time to come together to share insights and learn from industry guest speakers… (a)s well as showcase opportunities for finished product, functional food and cosmetic ingredient buyers and suppliers.” For more info or to register visit the University of Alberta’s Agri-Food Discovery Place website or […] Read More

Western Canada Conference on Soil Health

Radisson Hotel Edmonton South — 4440 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton

“With 2015 being declared the International Year of Soils, ARECA and its nine member associations across (Alberta) have launched a soil health initiative to increase awareness and understanding of the importance of soil for food security and essential ecosystem functions. Several workshops and activities are planned throughout the year, concluding with the very first Western […] Read More

Canola Discovery Forum

Coast Canmore Hotel and Conference Centre — 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alta.

“This meeting will track canola and the science behind it, as growers share their experiences and we build on that knowledge to identify research priorities and seek strategic opportunities to facilitate risk reduction and advance the growth and profitability of the canola industry.” Hosted by the Canola Council of Canada. For more info or to […] Read More

Farmfair International

Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands — 7300-116th Ave. NW, Edmonton

“For over 40 years, Northlands has hosted Farmfair International, one of Canada’s top agricultural shows, where thousands of guests come to the Edmonton Expo Centre to show and sell top-quality livestock… Visitors are entertained, educated and engaged with beefed-up purebred and commercial cattle shows, world class equine sales, competitions, and clinics. Guests can enjoy a […] Read More

Canadian Western Agribition

Evraz Place — 1700 Elphinstone St., Regina

“… the best beef show on the continent and the largest livestock show in Canada. The show is anchored by beef cattle and features horses, bison, sheep, goats, and an extensive agribusiness trade show. Canadian Western Agribition continues to promote the expansion, development and interest in agriculture.” For more info visit the event website.