GFM Network News


Jul 15 , Sandman Signature Lethbridge Lodge

International Triticale Symposium

“At this meeting triticale researchers from around the world will gather to discuss triticale research associated with breeding, molecular genetics, agronomy, pathology and end use quality. The meeting will… include a full day tour of research plots and research programs at the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Research and Development Centre in Lethbridge.” For more info […] Read more

Jul 16 ,

Ag in Motion: Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Expo

“See the newest agricultural technology in the field. Ag in Motion, Western Canada’s first outdoor farm expo, is situated on 320 acres of prime agricultural land, northwest of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The fifth annual expo will feature live demonstrations of field equipment, crop plots and interactive agribusiness exhibits showcasing the products and services relevant to your […] Read more


Jul 26 , AAFC Swift Current Research and Development Centre

Organic Field Walks

“Organic research trials including: performance and development of wheat and oat varieties for organic production, intercropping, cover crops, relay continuous cropping, tillage frequency and intensity, options for non-chemical weed control and more.” Free admission, but pre-registration required. For more info or to pre-register visit the event web page.

Jul 26 , Swift Current Research and Development Centre

Organic Field Walk

Organic research trials including: performance and development of wheat and oat varieties for organic production, intercropping, cover crops, relay continuous cropping, tillage frequency and intensity, options for non-chemical weed control, and more! To learn more, visit the SaskOrganics website, or to register, visit the Eventbrite page.


Aug 13 , Olds College

AgSmart

“…AgSmart isn’t just a trade show, it’s a hands-on demonstration and education exposition focused on technology and data across the agriculture sector — how to gather it, and how to use it to enhance productivity and profits.” For more info visit the event website.

Aug 13 , BMO Centre on Stampede Park

Canadian Beef Industry Conference

Theme: “Securing our future: Building a strong Canadian beef industry by maintaining, nourishing and sustaining this industry for future generations.” Keynote speakers: Timothy Caulfield, Karl Subban. Event includes annual general meeting for Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (at Westin Calgary) plus AGMs for Canadian Beef Check-Off Agency and Young Cattlemen’s Council. For more info visit the event […] Read more


Oct 17 , Holiday Inn and Suites Red Deer South

Alberta Sheep Breeders’ Association symposium/Alberta Lamb Producers AGM

“…a premier opportunity for the sheep industry as it brings in speakers from across the globe, who are experts in their field, to present research and technology pertinent to the industry’s growth and sustainability.” Event to include GenOvis workshop and trade fair. For more info call ASBA at 1-866-967-4337 ; to RSVP for the ALP […] Read more

Dec 3 , TCU Place

Farm Forum Event 2019

“The Farm Forum Event returns for another year of connecting agriculture professionals with producers to help them learn and grow. New for 2019, the event returns to Saskatoon.” For more info visit the event website.


Dec 10 , DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel West Edmonton

Western Canada Conference on Soil Health and Grazing

“Two great conferences come together: Western Canada Conference on Soil Health and Western Canadian Grazing Conference.” Event theme: “Profit above ground, wealth below.” For more info or to register visit the event website.