Farmfair International

Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands — 7515-118 Ave. NW, Edmonton
Tuesday Nov 4 to Sunday Nov 9

“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 […]

Canola Council of Canada convention

Fairmont Banff Springs — 405 Spray Ave., Banff, Alta.
Tuesday Mar 3 to Thursday Mar 5

“The Canola Council of Canada’s convention is the one annual event where the entire canola industry comes together for three important days. Be inspired by our world-class speakers and make face-to-face connections with all links of the value chain in a business-focused environment.” For more info visit the event website.

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association conference and AGM

Lord Elgin Hotel — 100 Elgin St., Ottawa
Tuesday Oct 7 to Thursday Oct 9

“This year’s theme is ‘Let’s Talk About It! 20 Years of Farm Safety Excellence + Beyond.’ This year’s conference aims to encourage farm owners, farm workers, and their families to communicate about farm safety — to each other, to corporations and to government… The conference will provide opportunities for professionals, researchers, producers, suppliers and manufacturers […]

Western Canadian Grazing Conference

Radisson Edmonton South — 4440 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton
Tuesday Dec 9 to Thursday Dec 11

“This event provides an excellent forum to discuss leading-edge grazing and forage techniques and theories for producers, industry leaders and key stakeholders across Western Canada. This event features speakers from across Canada and the U.S.” Theme: “Going beyond sustainability.” For more info visit the conference web page.

Vet-U-Can 2014

University of Calgary, Spy Hill Campus — 11877-85th St. NW, Calgary
Saturday Oct 4 at 10:00am to Sunday Oct 5 at 4:00pm

“Vet-U-Can 2014 is an opportunity for everyone in the family to discover the fantastic world of veterinary medicine. The doors are open to the community to see behind the scenes of the University of Calgary’s veterinary school and celebrate the role of animals in our lives.” For more info visit the event web page.

Pembina Sheep Grazing Symposium

Thorsby Community Hall — 4813-49th St., Thorsby, Alta.
Wednesday Oct 15 to Thursday Oct 16

Theme: “Multi-species grazing.” For more info visit the symposium web page.

Canfax Cattle Market Forum

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — 1000, 11500-35 St. SE, Calgary
Tuesday Nov 18 at 7:00pm to Wednesday Nov 19 at 5:30pm

“The conference is sure to give all participants an unmatched single-day of information and perspectives on the main factors affecting the Canadian cattle markets.” For more information visit the conference website.

Cereals North America conference

Fairmont Winnipeg — 2 Lombard Place, Winnipeg
Tuesday Oct 28 to Thursday Oct 30

“On the heels of the highly successful inaugural Cereals North America conference in 2013, the 2014 meeting will highlight global energy markets and their new relationship with agriculture as biofuel industries have matured. The conference will also focus on the coming technology advances promised in seed and agronomy. And, back by popular demand, a continuing […]