GFM Network News


POSTPONED: Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association AGM and convention

EVENT POSTPONED. “The AGM is the SSGA’s annual opportunity to conduct association business, pass resolutions advocating for producers’ interests, and learn from expert guest speakers. The organization is looking at a later date or an alternate format for the meeting.” For info visit the SSGA’s AGM web page.

, Evraz Place

POSTPONED: Canada’s Farm Show

“In order to continue flattening the curve, we felt it was best to make the difficult decision to postpone the event.” New dates TBA. For more info visit the event website.

, Prairieland Park

CANCELLED: International Crop Science Congress

“Due to the (COVID-19) global pandemic and its growing impact, we have made the difficult but important decision to officially cancel the eighth International Crop Science Congress… This was a very difficult decision to make but one that needed to be done in order to protect the health and safety of all those involved in […] Read more

, AAFC Research Station

Soybean Management and Research Transfer (SMART) Day

“…a full-day educational event for farmers and agronomists to sharpen their soybean management skills. Attendees will tour agronomic research plots, learn how results can be applied to their farm and interact with researchers and production specialists.” Further details t.b.a. Registration deadline July 10. For more info visit the event web page.

, Glacier FarmMedia Discovery Farm

MOVED ONLINE: Ag in Motion Discovery Plus

“…a digital event that will deliver interactive content from the field, giving participants a unique vantage point to see equipment and agricultural technology in a way they haven’t been able to before. This event — free for farmers — will run July 21–25.” For more info visit the event website.

, Canada-Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre

CANCELLED: Crops-a-Palooza 2020

“See you in 2021… This interactive summer tour brought to you in collaboration with Manitoba Canola Growers, Manitoba Corn Growers, Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers, Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers, National Sunflower Association of Canada, Manitoba Oat Growers, Winter Cereals Manitoba, Canola Council of Canada, Hemp Production Services and Keystone Potato Producers Association.” For more […] Read more

, Olds College

CANCELLED: AgSmart 2020

“After a successful launch in 2019, AgSmart is disappointed to delay the second edition of the event, but the cancellation is essential for the health and safety of our community.” For more info visit the event website. (Note: AgSmart 2021 scheduled for Aug. 10-11, 2021 at Olds College.)

, Canada's Outdoor Park

MOVED ONLINE: Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show

“Like all of us, farmers are facing unprecedented challenges and uncertainties during this pandemic, so we are rolling up our sleeves and exploring new ways to build connections and transfer knowledge through a new digital event. We commit to another update in June that will provide details around a new digital offering.” For more info […] Read more

, Sheraton on the Falls

Advancing Women in Agriculture (AWC East) 2020

“Join producers, students, entrepreneurs, representatives of grower associations and corporate agribusiness… Need some inspiration and motivation to reach the goals ahead of you? The Advancing Women conference is where you want to be in November 2020.” For more info visit the event website.