Coming events

January 13, 2017 - Issue 1

Canola Council of Canada 50th Anniversary Convention — March 7-9, 2017, Fairmont Hotel, Winnipeg, Man. The agenda includes a great line up of speakers and a “Golden Gala” at the new Canadian Museum for Human Rights. More information and registration.

ALBERTA

FarmTech Conference – January 31-February 2, Expo Centre, Edmonton. FarmTech registration and information.

Alberta Canola’s AGM is January 31 at 2:45. The AGM is at FarmTech, but you don’t have to be registered for FarmTech to attend the AGM.

Leading Edge Farm Management Conference – February 15-16, Holiday Inn on Gasoline Alley, Red Deer. Two days of in-depth learning about the financial and legal side of the farming business. Registration and information.

canoLAB 2017 — February 22-23, Lakeland College, Vermilion, Alta. Register now. Register early and save $50. Seating is limited.

SASKATCHEWAN

canoLAB 2017 — February 15-16, Queensbury Convention Centre, Regina Registration and information.

Managing Saline Soils producer workshops – February 6 in Arcola and February 7 in Lipton. CCC agronomy specialist Gregory Sekulic is one of the speakers. Call Bruce Duncan at 306-634-7074 or Karmen Kyle at 306-452-7953 for information and registration on the Arcola event. Call Bonnie at 306-795-7279 for information and registration for Lipton.

Policy Forum – February 8, Saskatoon. SaskCanola has been working to engage producers on relevant issues that impact their farm business. The organization invites you to attend and provide feedback on “Grain Grading and Dockage” and “Climate Change Policy and Sustainability”. Please contact Tracy Broughton at 306-975-0732 or tbroughton@saskcanola.com if you are interested. Registration is limited to the first 25 individuals.

Top Notch Farming producer meeting – Feb 15 in Melfort. More information.

MANITOBA

AgDays – January 17-19 in Brandon, Man. Speakers for Canola Day, January 17, are CCC president Patti Miller, oilseed market specialist Thomas Mielke and CCC agronomy specialists Angela Brackenreed and Justine Cornelsen. More information.

CropConnect – February 15-16, Victoria Inn, Winnipeg. Over 100 tradeshow booths, eight Grower Group AGMs, Banquet, two full days of concurrent sessions and keynote speakers. Registration and information.

MCGA AGM – February 16 at 7:30, at CropConnect in Winnipeg. Come for breakfast at 7:00. Information.

canoLAB 2017 — March 15-16, Dauphin, Man. Registration will open soon.

canolaPALOOZA – June 22 in Portage la Prairie. Watch the ‘palooza promo video from MCGA and RealAg.

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