GFM Network News


Conference focuses on community leadership

The Alberta Human Ecology and Home Economics Association’s annual conference takes place on April 28-29 at the Stewart Creek Golf & Country Club in Canmore. The theme of this year’s conference is Catalyzing Change Through Collective Leadership. The event kicks off with a workshop on social innovation, including new approaches to working together, new methods […] Read more

Big data on Tactical Farming conference agenda

Conference runs Feb. 10-11 in Calgary

Farm data will be in the spotlight at the Tactical Farming conference in Calgary on Feb. 10-11. The conference will have presentations on “climate smart” precision ag (Raj Khosla), on-farm research data (Peter Kyveryga), variable-rate nitrogen for canola (Alan Moulin), using aerial imagery (Patrick Reeg), and transforming data into knowledge (Farming Smarter). The conference is […] Read more


Innovation and the bottom line in cattle production

One-day conference to be held in Lethbridge on March 31

Maximizing innovation for profit is the theme of a one-day conference being put on by the Canadian Angus Association and Certified Angus Beef in Lethbridge on March 31. In addition to presentations on genomics, the national beef strategy, and market outlook, Ryan Kasko (Kasko Cattle Co.) and Leighton Kolk (Kolk Feeders) will discuss Allied Marketing […] Read more