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FarmTech Foundation donates booth space to an organization each year — last year was the Man Van and this year it is the STARS air ambulance.

Keeping farmers on the leading edge

FarmTech 2015 features nearly three dozen speakers, with topics 
ranging from weed resistance to how to work with generation Y

The goal hasn’t changed since the first FarmTech conference in 2000 — helping farmers who are seeking to gain an edge from the latest technology, innovations, and top-flight experts. “Producers will be able to choose from a variety of concurrent speakers whose only appearance in Alberta this year will be at FarmTech 2015,” said conference […] Read more

Ag in Motion will have the assistance of the operators of Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show, held annually near Woodstock, Ont. Last year’s show attracted more than 750 exhibitors and 42,000 attendees.

Western Canada’s first annual outdoor farm show coming in July

Ag in Motion is being created on 320 acres near Saskatoon and will include 
field demonstrations for crop inputs and equipment

Glacier FarmMedia, Canada’s largest agricultural news and information publisher, is expanding the farm show part of its business with the creation of a new demonstration-focused, outdoor farm show called Ag in Motion on 320 acres of farmland just outside of Saskatoon. “What’s really unique about this show is it brings agriculture equipment and inputs to […] Read more


“If you’re looking for a piece of equipment or technology, I’m pretty sure we’re the one-stop shop for you.” – Dianne Smirl

Farmers can kick tires and talk shop at 31st Agri-Trade farm show

With more than 425 exhibitors and an even bigger floor space, 
Agri-Trade is the place to check out new equipment 
and connect with old friends

Central Alberta’s biggest farm show is back and the 31st edition of Agri-Trade is bigger than ever, with new exhibitors, new spaces, and, of course, new equipment for farmers to explore. “I think they’re going to be very impressed with the exhibitor mix we have in the show,” said show manager Dianne Smirl. “If you’re […] Read more