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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

National EFP Summit

Westin Ottawa — 11 Colonel By Dr., Ottawa

“Fostered by the success of the inaugural summit in 2016, stakeholders from farm to table formed this committee to work together in harmonizing the provincial and territorial EFP programs from coast-to-coast as an outcomes-based, producer-driven national standard…The 2017 summit is an opportunity to bring stakeholders together once again to learn about the progress so far […] 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


Exit 147, Hwy. 20 — 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.” For more info visit the event website. Read more

Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show

Canada's Outdoor Park — 744906 Oxford Road No. 17, Woodstock, Ont.

“As our nation’s premier outdoor agricultural showcase, Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show offers ‘one-stop shopping’ for farmers and highlights the most innovative and technologically advanced agricultural products and services available.” For more info call 1-800-563-5441 or visit the event website. Read more

Summit on Canadian Soil Health

Delta Guelph — 50 Stone Rd. W., Guelph

“…intended to address the challenges to Canada’s soil resources and seek solutions to ensuring the legacy of healthy soils for sustainable food production, enhanced biodiversity, and cleaner air and water for present and future generations.” Theme: “The costs and consequences of soil degradation.” For more info visit the Soil Conservation Council of Canada website or […] Read more

Canadian Forage and Grassland Association conference

Delta Guelph — 50 Stone Rd. W., Guelph

“This year’s conference theme is ‘Next Generation Forage Cropping Systems: Profit Above, Wealth Below’ in recognition of the important role forage and grasslands play in providing both economic and environmental benefits to Canadians from coast to coast.” For more info or to register visit the event web page. Read more