BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

Palais des congres de Montreal — 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal

“The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world’s largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors, and policy makers in biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals.” For more info visit the event website.

Canadian Forage and Grassland Association conference and AGM

Sheraton Cavalier — 612 Spadina Cres. E., Saskatoon

Theme: “Canadian Forage in the International Year of Soils – Capture the Intensity!” The sixth annual CFGA conference “will highlight the profitability of intensive forage production systems and the potential of forages to provide ecosystem goods and services for all Canadians.” For more info visit the CFGA’s events page.  

Sask Wheat semi-annual meeting

Salon A, Queensbury Convention Centre, Evraz Place — 1700 Elphinstone St., Regina

“All registered attendees will have access to: free breakfast; free (Farm Progress Show) admission for the day; transportation & agronomy sessions; opportunities to interact with Sask Wheat staff and board.” For more info visit the event web page.


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

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