Expo-FIHOQ 2014

Place Bonaventure — 800 De La Gauchetiere W., Montreal
Wednesday Oct 29 at 9:00am to Friday Oct 31

“Expo-FIHOQ is the most famous ornamental horticulture trade show in Quebec. It provides an exclusive marketplace to come face-to-face with more than 300 exhibitors, through 600 exhibition booths.” For more info call 450-774-2228 or visit the event website.

Alberta Agriculture Labour Summit: Putting the ‘Action’ in the National Labour Plan

Black Knight Inn — 2929-50th Ave., Red Deer, Alta.
Thursday Oct 30 at 8:10am–4:30pm

“Having trouble attracting and retaining labour? If so this conference is for you!” Topics include where to find and how to get Canadian workers, changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker program, an update on the Seasonal Ag Worker program, career development in agriculture and dealing with cultural diversity. For more info or to register (deadline Oct. […]

Canadian Cattlemen’s Association Town Hall meeting

Credit Union Place Arena, Parkland Rec Complex — 200 First St. SE, Dauphin, Man.
Tuesday Oct 28 at 3:00pm–6:00pm

“Held in conjunction with our provincial member associations, (Town Hall) meetings provide an excellent opportunity to connect with CCA executive and managers to get the latest news, updates and in-depth information on the many initiatives the CCA is involved in on behalf of Canada’s 68,500 beef farms.” Featured speaker: CCA president Dave Solverson. Beef on a […]

Manitoba Young Farmers Conference

Victoria Inn — 3550 Victoria Ave. W., Brandon, Man.
Wednesday Feb 25 at 8:00am to Thursday Feb 26

“In 2015, the Young Farmers Conference will focus on understanding risk management strategies to keep your farm business strong and thriving across generations.” For more info call 204-266-2930 or 204-697-1140 or visit the event web page.

Ontario Federation of Agriculture AGM

Sheraton on the Falls Hotel — 5875 Falls Ave., Niagara Falls, Ont.
Monday Nov 24 at 8:30am to Tuesday Nov 25 at 12:00pm

Convention theme: “Growing Ontario.” For more information contact Kelly Alves at 519-821-8883, x204, or visit the event web page.

Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario annual convention

St. George Banquet Hall — 665 King St. N., Waterloo, Ont.
Tuesday Dec 2 at 8:00am

“Join us as we celebrate 60 years supporting family farms across Ontario. We will take a look back at what the CFFO has accomplished over the years and what lies ahead for our organization. Finally, we will enjoy a wonderful evening celebrating another year of farming.” For more information visit the event web page.

Guelph Organic Conference 2015

Guelph University Centre, University of Guelph — 50 Stone Rd. E., Guelph, Ont.
Thursday Jan 29 to Sunday Feb 1

For more information visit the conference website.

Farmfair International

Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands — 7515-118 Ave. NW, Edmonton
Tuesday Nov 4 to Sunday Nov 9

“For over 40 years, Northlands has hosted Farmfair International, one of Canada’s top agricultural shows, where thousands of guests come to the Edmonton EXPO Centre to show and sell top quality livestock… Visitors are entertained, educated and engaged with beefed-up purebred and commercial cattle shows, world class equine sales, competitions, and clinics. Guests can enjoy […]

Canola Council of Canada convention

Fairmont Banff Springs — 405 Spray Ave., Banff, Alta.
Tuesday Mar 3 to Thursday Mar 5

“The Canola Council of Canada’s convention is the one annual event where the entire canola industry comes together for three important days. Be inspired by our world-class speakers and make face-to-face connections with all links of the value chain in a business-focused environment.” For more info visit the event website.

CanWEA 2014: Canadian Wind Energy Association conference and exhibition

Palais des congres de Montreal — 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal
Monday Oct 27 to Wednesday Oct 29

“The conference will continue to tackle important issues facing the industry while serving as the main platform for networking and discovering the latest technologies, solutions and opportunities in the Canadian wind energy market. Canada’s largest wind energy-focused event is expected to draw over 1,500 delegates and 150 exhibitors.” For more info visit the event website.