Thursday, April 26, 2018

If you have an upcoming event which you would like posted to our site, please contact us, providing date, location, contact information and any other pertinent details. 


 

Wild About Saskatoon Nature City Festival

May 22-27, 2018

Saskatoon, SK

NatureCity Festival is your opportunity to explore the vitality of urban nature in our city through experiential events, workshops, dynamic speakers, guided tours, citizen science projects, music, art, performance and more!

Learn more here.


SSGA 105th AGM & Convention

June 10-12, 2018

Swift Current, SK

The Saskatchewan Stock Grower's Association AGM and Convention will take place at the Stockade Building in Kinetic Park from June 10th at 5PM to June 12th at 5PM.  Presentation topics include animal handling demo, cattle market outlook, risk management, carbon and biodiversity, wild boars, cocktail grazing and more. 

Click here to register online or visit the SSGA website to read more.


Nature Saskatchewan Spring Meet

June 8-10, 2018

Coronach, SK

Plan to join us for the 2018 Spring Meet and explore the Big Muddy area. The meet will be based in Coronach and will be held June 8-10.

To learn more, and for accomodation and registration info, click here.



NPAW and Tour 2018

June 21-22, 2018

Beechy, SK

PCAP continues to plan the 20th Annual Native Prairie Appreciation Week 2018 (June 17th - 23rd). We plan to have the youth poster contest and a native prairie photo contest again, in addition to other activities

The 17th Society for Range Management - Prairie Parkland Chapter - Annual Tour will be held in conjunction with Saskatchewan's 20th Annual Native Prairie Appreciation Week (NPAW) on June 21 and 22. This year's topic is Range Management with Limited Time and Resources.

View the poster and registration form here. For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Bus Tour - Brown's Ranch and Menoken Farm

July 17-19, 2018

Bismarck, North Dakota

The SSCA (Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association) is offering another bus trip to Bismarck, North Dakota and, as a bonus, we have organized a tour of Menoken Conservation Farm (www.menokenfarm.com) in addition to the tour of Brown’s Ranch in one full SOIL HEALTH EDUCATION DAY!

Price includes chartered bus travel from Saskatoon (or points along the highway south by request, such as Regina and Weyburn), bus transportation from the hotel to Menoken Farm and Brown’s Ranch, private tour with activities at both locations, lunch and dinner on tour day, and accommodation for two nights in Bismarck (single or double occupancy as requested) including two breakfasts at the hotel.

Learn more here. To register or for more information, contact Gerry Burgess at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Soil Health Field Day

July 26, 2018

Wood Mountain, SK

Join Upland Organics for a soil health field day featuring speakers Jay Fuhrer, Soil Health Specialist with NRCS and Kevin Elmy of Friendly Acres Seed Farm. Event runs from 9AM-4PM and tickets are $25.

To register, click here.


Saskatchewan Pasture Tour

August 8, 2018

Macklin, SK

Save the date for the 2018 Saskatchewan Pasture Tour! This year's topics include cattle handling facilities, corn and swath grazing, native and tame pasture management, labour sourcing and more.

View the announcement poster here. For more information, watch the SFC website or contact us at 306.329.3116 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Canadian Beef Industry Conference

August 14-16, 2018

London, ON

The third annual Canadian Beef Industry Conference will take place in London, Ontario in August. Keynote speaker is Social Commentator, Rex Murphy and the conference theme is Driving Demand.

Stay tuned for more details coming soon at: http://canadianbeefindustryconference.com/wordpress/.


CFGA Annual Conference

November 14-15, 2018

Calgary, AB

The Canadian Forage and Grassland Association's Annual Conference will be held in Calgary in 2018! Stay tuned for more details coming soon at http://www.canadianfga.ca/.


Events in Neighbouring Provinces can be found at:

Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association mfga.net/events/producer-events/

Alberta Forage Industry Network www.albertaforages.ca/site/events_calendar

Foothills Forage & Grazing Association www.foothillsforage.com/upcoming-events

Peace Country Beef & Forage Association www.peacecountrybeef.ca/upcoming-events

A Special Thank You to Saskatchewan Forage Council Sponsors

 

Gold

NH Agr 3D

 

Silver

Brett Young

Union Forage  

 

Bronze

Ducks Unlimited Northstar
Pickseed SeCan
Ponderosa Ag Sales SCIC
   

 

The SFC also gratefully acknowledges funding for…
Facilitating Forage Initiatives in Saskatchewan’ project through the Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association Industry Development Fund (SCAIDF)

SCA