Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance AGM and national convention

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — 1000-11500-35th St. SE, Calgary

“Brush off your Stetsons and cowboy boots and join us Nov. 17-19… There will be a seeding clinic and a harvest clinic for producers. During the plenary sessions and concurrent sessions topics such as cannabinoids, seed exports and international market developments will be covered.” CHTA AGM scheduled for Nov. 16. For more info visit the […] Read More

Farming Smarter Conference

Coast Lethbridge Hotel and Conference Centre — 526 Mayor Magrath Dr. S., Lethbridge, Alta.

“Join Farming Smarter for two full days of exceptional speakers including Dr. David Montgomery, author of Dirt and the Hidden Half of Nature; Peter Johnson, a.k.a. Wheat Pete; and former deputy minister, author and executive coach John Knapp. Other speakers include Dr. Ron DePauw, Dr. Pauline Mele, Dr. Bob Stewart, Rob Dunn and Farming Smarter. […] Read More

Western Nutrition Conference

Victoria Inn — 1808 Wellington Ave., Winnipeg

“… an important vehicle for the exchange of new ideas and information pertinent to the animal nutrition industry. Every year, approximately 200 participants from various nutrition–related disciplines gather to hear speakers from around the world present leading-edge data and concepts important to the future success of our industry.” For more info visit the event website. […] Read More

Natural Health Products/Functional Ingredients (NHP/FI) Building Success conference

Alberta Innovates Technology Futures (AITF) Auditorium — 250 Karl Clark Rd. NW, Edmonton

“The program offers western Canadian executives, managers and business partners time to come together to share insights and learn from industry guest speakers… (a)s well as showcase opportunities for finished product, functional food and cosmetic ingredient buyers and suppliers.” For more info or to register visit the University of Alberta’s Agri-Food Discovery Place website or […] Read More

Canadian Food and Drink Summit 2015

Hilton Toronto — 145 Richmond St. W., Toronto

“The Conference Board’s Centre for Food in Canada (CFIC) is hosting this major two-day event to explore the future of Canada’s food sector, and leverage new opportunities to enhance the great economic potential of our food sector performance—both domestically and globally. This unique event is bringing together a wide range of stakeholders from the entire […] Read More

Western Canada Conference on Soil Health

Radisson Hotel Edmonton South — 4440 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton

“With 2015 being declared the International Year of Soils, ARECA and its nine member associations across (Alberta) have launched a soil health initiative to increase awareness and understanding of the importance of soil for food security and essential ecosystem functions. Several workshops and activities are planned throughout the year, concluding with the very first Western […] Read More

Expo-Champs 2015

— 124 Rang Charlotte, Saint-Liboire, Que.

“…a business and technological experience, an encounter with science, a family gathering and a special moment to see in action the tractors, equipment and machines you had the chance to see at the Salon de l’agriculture, while reading or consulting Internet and the social media.” For more info call 450-771-1226 or visit the event website.

Canola Discovery Forum

Coast Canmore Hotel and Conference Centre — 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alta.

“This meeting will track canola and the science behind it, as growers share their experiences and we build on that knowledge to identify research priorities and seek strategic opportunities to facilitate risk reduction and advance the growth and profitability of the canola industry.” Hosted by the Canola Council of Canada. For more info or to […] Read More

ZoneSmart 2015: How to Make Management Zones

Woodrill Farms — 5006 Jones Baseline, Guelph, Ont.

“ZoneSmart is a hands-on field day exploring management zones. The morning group sessions will rotate through the four pillars of zone creation: Yield, Elevation, Soil and Remote Sensing. During lunch we will explore the integration of the Yield, Elevation, Soil and Remote Sensing maps discussed in the morning sessions that lead to the creation of […] Read More