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Agriculture Education Teachers’ Symposium

Cochrane RancheHouse — 101 RancheHouse Rd., Cochrane, Alta.

“Learn where food comes from and the effects agriculture has on the economy, culture and the environment. Hear from passionate agriculture educators who will inspire you with fun activities and program ideas that connect with K-12 curriculum.” For more info visit the event web page. Read more

Alberta Livestock Expo

Exhibition Park — 3401 Parkside Dr. S., Lethbridge

“…an opportunity to learn about new and innovative products and services, meet up with old friends, and make new ones. If you do business in Alberta’s animal agriculture sector, the Alberta Livestock Expo is a good place for you to connect with industry colleagues, customers, and prospects.” For more info visit the event website. Read more



Canadian Centre for Food Integrity’s Public Trust Summit

The Westin Calgary — 320 4th Avenue SW, Calgary

Tackling Transparency: The Truth About Trust   Join us and help build the momentum to earn public trust in food and farming in Canada, Sept. 18-20, 2017 at The Westin Calgary. Website: www.foodintegrity.ca Read more

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association conference and AGM

Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel — 10155-105th St., Edmonton

“The 2017 theme is ‘Agsafety – Make it a record year!’… We’ve lined up an interactive program kicking off with farmers sharing why they can’t always practise what they preach and safety experts offering safer work practices! And leaving no stone unturned, the conference keynote focuses on marijuana — the health and safety implications of […] Read more

SPARK 2017 Conference

Shaw Conference Centre — 9797 Jasper Ave., Edmonton

“Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) and Alberta Innovates are hosting SPARK 2017 to support game-changing solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and advance the bioindustrial sector.” For more info or to register, visit the event website. Read more

Prairie Barley Summit

Fairmont Banff Springs — 405 Spray Ave., Banff

“Join us… at The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel for the Prairie Barley Summit, formerly branded as the Alberta Barley annual general meeting. Hear from fellow farmers (and) industry speakers and enjoy two days of learning and fun in the mountains.” For more info visit the event web page. Read more