Green Industry Show and Conference

BMO Centre at Stampede Park — 20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary

“Two of Alberta’s largest ‘green industry’ organizations, the Alberta Greenhouse Growers Association and Landscape Alberta, have joined to bring a comprehensive range of first-class speakers to this conference… Alberta’s premier trade show for the landscape, greenhouse, nursery, garden centre, turf and tree care industry… (and) currently the largest horticultural trade show on the Canadian Prairies.” […] Read More

Livestock Markets Association of Canada convention and annual meeting

Hilton Suites — 1800 Wellington Ave., Winnipeg

“LMAC cordially invite all LMAC members and industry partners to attend the convention and the Canadian Auctioneering Championships, which will be held at Winnipeg Livestock Sales on Friday, May 29. The 2015 Man/Sask Livestock Auctioneering Championships will be held in conjunction with the LMAC event… Topics will include information on issues that will affect the […] Read More

Canadian Forage and Grassland Association conference and AGM

Sheraton Cavalier — 612 Spadina Cres. E., Saskatoon

Theme: “Canadian Forage in the International Year of Soils – Capture the Intensity!” The sixth annual CFGA conference “will highlight the profitability of intensive forage production systems and the potential of forages to provide ecosystem goods and services for all Canadians.” For more info visit the CFGA’s events page.  

UCVM Beef Cattle Conference 2015

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — No. 1000, 11500-35th St. SE, Calgary

Theme: “Pushing the frontiers of beef cattle health.” Includes pre-conference workshops on June 17 at Clinical Skills Building, University of Calgary Spyhill Campus. “This three-day event will address important current beef industry issues. Topics to be presented this year include prudent drug use; applied animal welfare; (and) hot topics in cattle health.” For more info […] Read More

Carcass 101

National Meat Training Centre — Animal Sciences Building, Olds College, Olds, Alta.

Hosted by the Canadian Angus Association in partnership with Certified Angus Beef and supported by ALMA, “the agenda for the two-day course includes analysis of multiple finished cattle from live evaluation through identification of the parts and value of their carcass merit, global differences in carcass utilization, a cutting demonstration and utilization of carcass data […] Read More

Ag in Motion: Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Expo

15 minutes northwest of Saskatoon — Hwy. 16, Langham, Sask.

“Farmers and agribusinesses in Western Canada now have the opportunity to see the latest agricultural technology in action at Ag In Motion, Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show. Situated on 320 acres 15 minutes northwest of Saskatoon, Ag in Motion features live demonstrations of field equipment, crops and services.” For more info visit the event website.

Ingredients for Success: The Conference on Food Innovation

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

“(The conference) is sure to give all participants an unmatched one and a half days of information and perspectives on innovation in the food sector, latest information in food safety, and how innovation can improve profitability. This is your opportunity to network with food sector leaders, and learn new knowledge from high-profile speakers. This conference […] Read More

International Rapeseed Congress

Convention Centre, TCU Place — 35-22nd St. E., Saskatoon

“The (14th) International Rapeseed Congress is the most comprehensive forum for discussing advancement in the rapeseed industry. Topics include advances in discovery sciences (e.g. genomics, molecular biology), plant breeding strategies, crop protection (diseases, insects, weeds), climatic stress (e.g. drought, heat), seed quality and utilization, nutritional value of oil and meal, agronomy, crop management, and economic […] Read More

International Symposium on Bison Health

Radisson Hotel Saskatoon — 405-20th St. E., Saskatoon

“Well known bison veterinarians, animal scientists and industry experts from Canada and the U.S. will offer their insight and perspective and discuss the latest research findings during the invited presentations we are offering. This symposium will focus specifically on health and disease issues that impact the bison industry.” For more information visit the symposium website.

Canada’s Farm Progress Show

Evraz Place — 1700 Elphinstone St., Regina

“The country’s largest trade show is a dryland farm technology show that annually attracts 45,000 visitors from around the globe… This year, organizers look forward to new facilities and programming that add even more value for stakeholders, from exhibitors and sponsors to the visiting public.” For more info visit the event website.