UCVM Beef Cattle Conference 2015

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — No. 1000, 11500-35th St. SE, Calgary

Theme: “Pushing the frontiers of beef cattle health.” Includes pre-conference workshops on June 17 at Clinical Skills Building, University of Calgary Spyhill Campus. “This three-day event will address important current beef industry issues. Topics to be presented this year include prudent drug use; applied animal welfare; (and) hot topics in cattle health.” For more info […] Read More

Canadian Nutrition Society annual conference

RBC Convention Centre — 375 York Ave., Winnipeg

“We are looking forward to another successful opportunity to bring together scientists, academics, physicians, pharmacists, dietitians, nurses and trainees to participate in this premiere showcase event in nutrition. The exceptional program will cover the nutritional spectrum — including micro- and macro-nutrients, child health, aging, chronic disease, clinical practice, community nutrition, epidemiology, nutrigenomics, food safety and […] Read More

Ag in Motion: Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Expo

15 minutes northwest of Saskatoon — Hwy. 16, Langham, Sask.

“Farmers and agribusinesses in Western Canada now have the opportunity to see the latest agricultural technology in action at Ag In Motion, Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show. Situated on 320 acres 15 minutes northwest of Saskatoon, Ag in Motion features live demonstrations of field equipment, crops and services.” For more info visit the event website.

Ingredients for Success: The Conference on Food Innovation

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — 1000-11500-35th St. SE, Calgary

“(The conference) is sure to give all participants an unmatched one and a half days of information and perspectives on innovation in the food sector, latest information in food safety, and how innovation can improve profitability. This is your opportunity to network with food sector leaders, and learn new knowledge from high-profile speakers. This conference […] Read More

International Farm Management Congress

Universite Laval — 2325 rue de l'Université, Quebec City

Theme: “Healthy Agriculture for a Healthy World.” “With an increasing world population, an agricultural sector that is in good financial health, economically viable, environmentally sustainable and capable of supplying the necessary components for a healthy diet, will be crucial for our future. The 20th International Farm Management Congress will offer a unique opportunity for participants […] Read More

Visions 2015 – Economic Impacts: Perspectives on Trends in Agriculture, the Environment and Society

Radisson Red Deer — 6500-67th St., Red Deer, Alta.

Hosted by the Alberta Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) and Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology Student Association (REESSA), the Visions conference “will address current topics, and presentations will be delivered by a variety of speakers from academia, government and industry. Topics include agricultural land use and value drivers, risk and social impact assessment, social license in […] Read More

International Rapeseed Congress

Convention Centre, TCU Place — 35-22nd St. E., Saskatoon

“The (14th) International Rapeseed Congress is the most comprehensive forum for discussing advancement in the rapeseed industry. Topics include advances in discovery sciences (e.g. genomics, molecular biology), plant breeding strategies, crop protection (diseases, insects, weeds), climatic stress (e.g. drought, heat), seed quality and utilization, nutritional value of oil and meal, agronomy, crop management, and economic […] Read More

Hudson Bay Route Association annual general meeting and convention

TBA — , Churchill, Man.

A touring event departing Canora, Sask. on July 19 by train through Hudson Bay, Sask. and The Pas and Thompson, Man. en route to Churchill, Man. for tours including the Churchill grain terminal, Churchill area and whale watching. For more info visit the HBRA website.

Canada’s Farm Progress Show

Evraz Place — 1700 Elphinstone St., Regina

“The country’s largest trade show is a dryland farm technology show that annually attracts 45,000 visitors from around the globe… This year, organizers look forward to new facilities and programming that add even more value for stakeholders, from exhibitors and sponsors to the visiting public.” For more info visit the event website.

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 visit the event website.