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Durum Summit

Living Sky Casino — 1401 North Service Rd. E., Swift Current, Sask.

“Canada contributes a major share to the global trade of durum wheat. The quality of Canadian durum is highly prized by domestic and international buyers. Durum production is being challenged by the devastating effects of fusarium head blight and insects such as midge. Crop rotations have changed to include more pulses and canola. Integration of […] Read more


Hilton Garden Inn — 90-22nd St. E., Saskatoon

“CanolaWeek comprises Canola Industry Meeting on Tuesday, December 5, 2017; Canola Discovery Forum on Wednesday, December 6, 2017; and Canola Innovation Day on Thursday, December 7, 2017… Join us in Saskatoon to hear experts discuss the latest developments in research, and the growing canola industry. Topics will include genomics, agronomy, sustainability, crop protection, oil and […] Read more

Alberta Beef Industry Conference

Sheraton Red Deer Hotel — 3310-50th Ave., Red Deer

Theme: “Beef talks – Ideas worth sharing.” Keynote speaker: Stephen Harper. For more info or to register, visit the event website. Read more

Canada’s National Hemp Convention

Ottawa Mariott Hotel — 100 Kent St., Ottawa

“As Canada celebrates her 150th year, we also celebrate Canada’s hemp industry coming of age.” Includes Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance AGM on Nov. 13 (members only). For more info or to register, visit the CHTA website. Read more

Banff Pork Seminar

Fairmont Banff Springs — 405 Spray Ave., Banff, Alta.

“Offering a view to the future in its plenary sessions and practical ‘take home’ information in its breakout sessions, the Banff Pork Seminar now attracts more than 600 delegates from all across Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia. Our attendees represent all aspects of pork production and every large pork organization and business is well […] Read more

Manitoba Ag Days

Keystone Centre — 1175-18th St., Brandon

“…an exposition of agricultural production expertise, technology and equipment that attracts exhibitors and visitors from across Canada and the north-central United States.” For more info visit the event website. Read more

National Farmers Union annual convention

Holiday Inn Ottawa East — 1199 Joseph Cyr St., Ottawa

“We have lost more than a quarter of the farms across Canada and the average farmer age continue to climb. Many farmers are looking for ways to pass on their operations to a new generation of farmers. We have also lost, or are in danger of losing, many of the institutions that were and are […] Read more

The Pork Show/Le Porc Show

Centre des congres de Quebec — 1000 boulevard Rene-Levesque E., Quebec City

“Because it’s the only time where all the partners of the pork industry will be gathered, at the same place, and the same time. Because we all want to showcase, develop and promote (the) Quebec pork industry’s excellence. Because it’s over 900 people from the pork industry.” For more info visit the event website. Read more

Agriculture Education Teachers’ Symposium

Cochrane RancheHouse — 101 RancheHouse Rd., Cochrane, Alta.

“Learn where food comes from and the effects agriculture has on the economy, culture and the environment. Hear from passionate agriculture educators who will inspire you with fun activities and program ideas that connect with K-12 curriculum.” For more info visit the event web page. Read more