GFM Network News

Jan 21 , Holiday Inn and Suites Edmonton Airport

Alberta Federation of Agriculture sustainability conference and AGM

“Our new event format kicks off Monday evening with fellowship and networking at the president’s reception, followed by a full day of conference based on our theme of sustainability in agriculture. The event will wrap with a half-day focused on AGM business.” For more info or to register visit the AFA website.

Jan 28 , Edmonton Expo Centre

FarmTech 2020

“Canada’s premier crop production and farm management conference.” Includes AGMs for Alberta Canola, Alberta Wheat and Alberta Pulse Growers. For more info or to register visit the event website.

Jan 30 , Living Sky Casino

Durum Summit 2020

“The Durum Summit will provide updates on matching genetics to demand, responding to environmental pressures, and growing a more profitable crop.” For more info or to register visit the event website.

Mar 4 , Cambridge Red Deer Hotel

Alberta Beef Industry Conference

“…one of Canada’s largest beef convention and trade shows, hosted by five of the most influential beef industry organizations in the province —Alberta Beef Producers, Alberta Cattle Feeders’ Association, Alberta Auction Markets Association, Alberta Livestock Dealers and Order Buyers Association, and the Western Stock Growers Association. These organizations recognize the importance of coming together to […] Read more

Mar 10 , Cambridge Red Deer Hotel and Conference Centre

Western Canadian Dairy Seminar

“… a place to gather the latest information in dairy production and technology advances. This seminar is designed for people who want to improve their knowledge and decision-making abilities in dairy production and management. Dairy producers, technology transfer specialists, researchers and dairy service and supply representatives will find this seminar extremely valuable… there is ample […] Read more

Mar 18 , Pomeroy Inn and Suites

AFAC Livestock Care Conference

Event theme: “Raising The Bar.” Includes Alberta Farm Animal Care (AFAC) AGM on Thursday morning (7:45-8:30 a.m.). Keynote: UC Davis animal science professor Frank Mitloehner. Other scheduled speakers include UBC animal welfare professor Nina von Keyserlingk and Longview, Alta. rancher Stephen Hughes of McDonald’s “Flagship Farm” program. For more info visit AFAC’s event web page.