The Quantified Farm Conference

Rimrock Resort Hotel — 300 Mountain Ave., Banff

“A flood of ‘wearable’ devices, mobile apps and services fill the consumer marketplace — tracking massive datasets taken from sensory inputs of our bodies. This phenomenon has a term — The Quantified Self — a mashup of technology with data acquisition for all aspects of our personal lives including inputs like the food we consume, […] Read more

CanolaPalooza

AAFC Lacombe Research Station — 6000 C+E Trail, Lacombe, Alta.

“…a day that brings together the best research and agronomy extension people into one place, for a day of interactive in-field learning where you move through learning stations at your own pace. There’s also games, a dunk tank and of course food trucks to create an in-field carnival atmosphere… Lunch will be available from a […] Read more

AgEx: Agricultural Excellence Conference

Sheraton Cavalier Calgary — 2620-32nd Ave. NE, Calgary

“The Agricultural Excellence Conference is a one-of-a-kind event in Canada, focusing on bringing diverse industry experts and stakeholders together from across disciplines, regions and commodity sectors to share and explore beneficial farm management practices, advice, and insight with leading farm business thinkers.” Event theme: “Plan and prosper: Set the course for farm success.” For more […] Read more

Canadian Simmental convention

Lloydminster Exhibition — 5521-49th Ave., Lloydminster, Sask.

Registration discount before June 20. For more information contact the Saskatchewan Simmental Association by email or at 306-697-2945, visit the Canadian Simmental Association website.  

Canadian Seed Trade Association annual meeting

Hyatt Regency Vancouver — 655 Burrard St., Vancouver

“…a robust program of plenary and committee sessions aimed to raise awareness of key issues such as seed synergy and regulatory modernization, end-point royalties, new breeding techniques and more.” For more info visit the CSTA website.

Ag in Motion: Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Expo

— Highway 16 and Range Road 3083, Langham, Sask.

“Ag in Motion is the first and only agricultural trade show in Western Canada that provides an outdoor venue for progressive farmers that want to see and feel the latest agricultural innovations — all in one place. Now in its second year, Ag in Motion brings innovation to the field through interactive exhibits and live […] 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.” Early bird registration deadline June 15. For more information visit the event web page.