GFM Network News

Ag in Motion: Getting on with growing

“Now that the season is underway, what pressures are you facing? We’ll talk to experts about emerging issues and opportunities in the field, ways to be more efficient with inputs and how to get the most out of your farm equipment this spraying season.” For more info, or to register for a Digital Pass for […] Read more

Battle River Watershed Alliance AGM

“The meeting will include short presentations by our staff on our programs, a financial update, and a look ahead to next year’s priorities and budget… Everyone who lives, works, or plays, in our watersheds, or has a vested interest in the health of this region, is welcome to attend.” For info or to register visit […] Read more

Farming Smarter virtual field school

“Join Farming Smarter and invited experts for a virtual field school based on agronomic research taking place in southern Alberta.” Speakers include Mike Gretzinger, Michele Konschuh, Nolan Kowalchuk, Charles Geddes, Dan Johnson, Ken Coles, Kevin Cussen, Mark Johnson. For info or to register visit the event web page.

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Thanks for Farming Tour: Lethbridge

“…a truly unique event that connects suppliers and manufacturers with Canadian farmers, provides educational sessions and gives back to the agricultural community.” Admission $20, with proceeds going to “local non-profit organizations focused on mental health and the future of agriculture.” For more info visit the event website.

Ag in Motion: Research and tire-kicking

“Although in-person restrictions make tire-kicking and plot tours tough this summer, we’ll bring you up-to-date information from the field to help with equipment decisions, crop research to help you plan and ways to prepare for harvest.” Details to be announced. To get a Digital Pass for this and other Ag in Motion online events in […] Read more


Salers Association of Canada annual meeting

“If possible due to COVID, the board of directors decided to have their 2021 annual meeting in Calgary… For members not feeling comfortable travelling, the meeting will be held virtual as well. Watch for more information closer to the event on the Salers website and Facebook.”

RESCHEDULED/MOVED ONLINE: Canadian Beef Industry Conference

Event previously scheduled for Aug. 17-19, 2021 in Penticton now rescheduled and moving to an online format Aug. 31 to Sept. 2. “Canada’s national beef conference will be hosting the industry virtually for the second year in a row… Each day of the event will host a variety of sessions/courses and will provide attendees an […] Read more

Ag in Motion: Livestock Day 2021

“Beef and dairy producers continue to face changes in their sectors based on trade and market pressures and influence from consumer trends. We’ll share what’s impacting production today and look at strategies to help producers in each sector maximize profits.” For more info on this and future events and/or to get a Digital Pass for […] Read more

Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance annual conference

“…we are already hard at work creating a dynamic and engaging virtual event that is sure to provide practical, relevant information that will impact your work in our ever-changing field. This year will focus on honoring hemp’s past while exploring what the future has to offer across the four main streams of interest: Food, Feed, […] Read more