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Pulses 2017: The Future of Food

Vancouver Convention Centre — 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

“The Global Pulse Confederation holds the Global Pulse Convention each year in a different city around the world. The Canadian Special Crops Association holds the Pulse and Special Crops Convention each year in a different Canadian city… This year, for the first time, the world is coming to Canada as both events team up to […] Read more

CanolaPalooza

Lacombe Research and Development Centre — 6000 C+E Trail, Lacombe, Alta.

“…a day that brings together the best research and agronomy extension people into one place, for a day of interactive in-field learning where you move through learning stations at your own pace. There’s also games, a dunk tank and of course food trucks to create an in-field carnival atmosphere.” For more info or to register […] 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

Expo-Champs

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

Canadian Organic Growers AGM

COG national office — 410-100 Gloucester St., Ottawa

Members may attend via webinar or teleconference or in person at the COG national office in Ottawa. For more info visit the event web page. 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

8th Canadian Barley Symposium & 22nd North American Barley Researchers Workshop

Fairmont Winnipeg — 2 Lombard Place, Winnipeg, Man.

‘The 8th Canadian Barley Symposium and the 22nd North American Barley Researchers Workshop will provide a key forum for exchanging information, learning about new and emerging frontiers in barley science, and discussing current issues, challenges, and potentials for enhancing barley quality and ensuring profitability and sustainability in the sector. The meeting will offer an opportunity […] 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