Coming events

June 22, 2011 - Issue 13

Manitoba Canola Growers Association is helping host a combine clinic with Enns Brothers June 28-30 in Portage la Prairie. CCC agronomy specialist Kristen Phillips will speak on June 28 and June 30. CCC crop production resource manager Derwyn Hammond will speak on June 29. Click here to register.

Controlled Traffic Farming Field Day: June 29 in Morrin, Alta., 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. Click here for more details.

ACPC Canola Crop Walk: June 29, Westlock, Alta. 10:00 a.m. to noon. Meet at the Viterra office in Westlock. Click here for more details.

ACPC Canola Crop Walk: June 29 in Barrhead, Alta. 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Meet at the Viterra office in Barrhead. Click here for more details.

CCC Webinar: Sclerotinia Preview with Clint Jurke, CCC agronomy specialist. June 30 at 10:00 a.m. CDT. Click here to register.

Crop Diagnostic School in Carman, Manitoba is July 5-8 and July 11-15. Click here for more information. To register call 204-745-5663.

Farming Smarter diagnostic field school is July 5-7 in Lethbridge, Alta. Choose one day. Click here for more information and a registration form.

AAFC’s Scott Field Day in Scott, Sask., is July 13. The morning tour is from 9:00 to 12:30 and the optional afternoon tour is 1:30 to 3:00. Canola topics include inputs to target high yield, seeding speed and its impact on emergence, and canola variety shatter resistance. For more information, contact Sherrilyn Phelps at 306-446-7475.

CCC Webinar: Sclerotinia Management in 2011 with Faye Dokken Bouchard, plant pathologist with Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture. July 14 at 10:00 a.m. CDT. Click here to register. 

Combine Clinic. The Canola Council of Canada and Alberta Canola Producers Commission will host a Combine Clinic in Westlock, Alta., July 18 and 19. Click here to register.

The Canola Council of Canada’s Convention is July 26-28 in Saskatoon. The theme is “Global Farmers. Global Markets.” Click here for more information and to register.

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