Alberta Federation of Agriculture AGM

Best Western Plus Camrose Resort Casino — 3201-48th Ave., Camrose

“The area of carbon and agriculture is today’s hot topic. As discussions about climate change, pricing, taxes, levies and exemptions heat up, Alberta Federation of Agriculture wants to help producers untangle this important area.” For more info or to register call 403-789-9151 or visit the AFA website. Read more

Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference

Hyatt Regency Calgary — 700 Centre St. SE, Calgary

“AWC is recognized for quality speakers, workshops, panels and the breadth of industry leaders who attend. Join the hundreds of women who have already committed to advancing their careers, companies, families, community and the agriculture industry.” For more info visit the event web page. Read more

Foraging Into The Future IX

Credit Union iPlex — 2001 Chaplin St. E., Swift Current, Sask.

Conference theme: “Building Blocks of Success.” Topics to include soil health, water development, financial/economics, grazing management, animal selection, forage production and a producer panel. For more info view the conference brochure. Read more

Western Canadian Crop Production Show/CropSphere 2017

Prairieland Park — 503 Ruth St. W., Saskatoon

“The Western Canadian Crop Production Show has become Western Canada’s premier grain industry showcase by presenting information to producers on the latest technology, services, and products… Held at Prairieland Park in conjunction with the Western Canadian Crop Production Show, CropSphere 2017 will host sessions on market outlook, research, and agronomy, along with sessions specific to […] Read more

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