Manitoba Fibre Festival

Red River Exhibition Park — 3977 Portage Ave., Winnipeg

“…a delightful gathering of all things fibre-related, including vendors, workshops and demonstrations… We have a great community in this province of fibre producers, spinners, knitters, weavers and felters, not to mention the sheep, alpacas, llamas and more. Our goal is to strengthen these connections while drawing ever more people into the wonderful world of fibre.” […] Read More

Natural Health Products/Functional Ingredients (NHP/FI) Building Success conference

Alberta Innovates Technology Futures (AITF) Auditorium — 250 Karl Clark Rd. NW, Edmonton

“The program offers western Canadian executives, managers and business partners time to come together to share insights and learn from industry guest speakers… (a)s well as showcase opportunities for finished product, functional food and cosmetic ingredient buyers and suppliers.” For more info or to register visit the University of Alberta’s Agri-Food Discovery Place website or […] Read More

Western Canada Conference on Soil Health

Radisson Hotel Edmonton South — 4440 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton

“With 2015 being declared the International Year of Soils, ARECA and its nine member associations across (Alberta) have launched a soil health initiative to increase awareness and understanding of the importance of soil for food security and essential ecosystem functions. Several workshops and activities are planned throughout the year, concluding with the very first Western […] Read More

Canola Discovery Forum

Coast Canmore Hotel and Conference Centre — 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alta.

“This meeting will track canola and the science behind it, as growers share their experiences and we build on that knowledge to identify research priorities and seek strategic opportunities to facilitate risk reduction and advance the growth and profitability of the canola industry.” Hosted by the Canola Council of Canada. For more info or to […] Read More

ZoneSmart 2015: How to Make Management Zones

Woodrill Farms — 5006 Jones Baseline, Guelph, Ont.

“ZoneSmart is a hands-on field day exploring management zones. The morning group sessions will rotate through the four pillars of zone creation: Yield, Elevation, Soil and Remote Sensing. During lunch we will explore the integration of the Yield, Elevation, Soil and Remote Sensing maps discussed in the morning sessions that lead to the creation of […] Read More

Forum on Canada’s Agri-Food Future 2015

Shaw Centre — 55 Colonel By Dr., Ottawa

“The Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute (CAPI) and Canada 2020, and our partners, are working together to make CAFF15 the preeminent event for Canada’s agri-food sector at this formative time… We invite you to join thought leaders from here and abroad to articulate what is indeed possible. Our guiding question is: Should Canada aim to become […] 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.

Farmfair International

Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands — 7300-116th Ave. NW, Edmonton

“For over 40 years, Northlands has hosted Farmfair International, one of Canada’s top agricultural shows, where thousands of guests come to the Edmonton Expo Centre to show and sell top-quality livestock… Visitors are entertained, educated and engaged with beefed-up purebred and commercial cattle shows, world class equine sales, competitions, and clinics. Guests can enjoy a […] Read More

Canadian Western Agribition

Evraz Place — 1700 Elphinstone St., Regina

“… the best beef show on the continent and the largest livestock show in Canada. The show is anchored by beef cattle and features horses, bison, sheep, goats, and an extensive agribusiness trade show. Canadian Western Agribition continues to promote the expansion, development and interest in agriculture.” For more info visit the event website.