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Alberta Federation of Agriculture annual general meeting

Holiday Inn and Suites Edmonton Airport and Conference Centre — 1100-4 St., Nisku

“The new one-day format kicks off Wednesday evening with fellowship and networking at the President’s Reception, followed by a full day of sessions and AGM business… The AGM is a great place to hear about issues and opportunities in agriculture, while ensuring your voice is heard to help shape the policy that governs the industry.” […] Read more

Cereals Innovation Symposium

Sheraton Red Deer — 3310-50th Ave., Red Deer

“Alberta Wheat Commission and Alberta Barley present the inagural Cereal Innovation Symposium. Hear from some of Canada’s best in cereal science and technology including established wheat breeder and plant geneticist, Dr. Curtis Pozniak at Cereal Innovation Symposium this winter. In conjunction with the provincial agronomy update, Cereal Innovation Symposium will feature the latest in agronomic […] Read more

FarmTech 2018

Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands — 7515-118th Ave., Edmonton

Hosted by the Alberta Wheat Commission, Alberta Barley, the Alberta Canola Producers Commission, Alberta Pulse Growers and Alberta Seed Growers. For more info visit the event website. Read more

Durum Summit

Living Sky Casino — 1401 North Service Rd. E., Swift Current, Sask.

“Canada contributes a major share to the global trade of durum wheat. The quality of Canadian durum is highly prized by domestic and international buyers. Durum production is being challenged by the devastating effects of fusarium head blight and insects such as midge. Crop rotations have changed to include more pulses and canola. Integration of […] Read more

Alberta Beef Industry Conference

Sheraton Red Deer Hotel — 3310-50th Ave., Red Deer

Theme: “Beef talks – Ideas worth sharing.” Keynote speaker: Stephen Harper. For more info or to register, visit the event website. Read more

Banff Pork Seminar

Fairmont Banff Springs — 405 Spray Ave., Banff, Alta.

“Offering a view to the future in its plenary sessions and practical ‘take home’ information in its breakout sessions, the Banff Pork Seminar now attracts more than 600 delegates from all across Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia. Our attendees represent all aspects of pork production and every large pork organization and business is well […] Read more