Saturday, January 20, 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. 


 

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February 15, 2018 - March 14, 2018

from Saskatchewan Agriculture


Corman Park Vet Services Meeting/Info Night

January 23, 2018

Saskatoon, SK

Join Corman Park Vet Services for an information night and supper. The event will start at 6PM with beef on a bun, then a meeting will follow. Topics will be basic nutrition and parasite control options, with representatives from Merial, Cargill/Nutrena Animal Nutrition, and Union Forage. Veterinarians Dr Harvey Domoslai, DVM and Dorrie Laberswieler, RVT will be present to field questions.
Please RSVP to Dorrie by January 17th by phone 306.343.5773 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or text 306.260.6729.


Saskatchewan Beef Industry Conference

January 24-25, 2018

Saskatoon, SK

Saskatchewan's premier beef industry event will take place at the Saskatoon Inn from Jan 24-25, 2018. This event is an opportunity to get up to date on the beef industry, visit the trade show and spend some time networking. Jan 24th will include a full day of presentations after registration, followed by evening cocktails, dinner, SBIC scholarship presentation, live auction and guest speaker Murad Al-Katib, CEO of AGT Foods, World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. Thursday will be a full day of meetings and updates from the beef industry including SSGA semi-annual meeting, CCA, BCRC, and Canada Beef updates, Sask Cattlemen's Association AGM, presentation of succession and taxation and more.

To view the schedule, speakers and more, visit: https://www.saskbeefconference.com/index.html.
To register online, click here.


Saskatchewan Cattlemen's Assocation AGM

January 25, 2018

Saskatoon, SK

All Saskatchewan beef producers are invited to attend the Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association’s Annual General Meeting on January 25, 2018, beginning at 1:30, at the Saskatoon Inn and Conference Centre. This event takes place concurrent with the Saskatchewan Beef Industry Conference, (SBIC) and while we ecourage producers to attend the SBIC, it is not required in order to attend the AGM and there is no charge to attend the meeting. The meeting will feature introduction of new board members as well as an opportunity to bring forward and discuss any resolutions.

If you would like to pre-register for the Annual General Meeting and reserve your seat, please call the SCA office at 1-877-908-2333 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Dairy Info Day

January 25, 2018

Warman, SK

This annual event is an opportunity to learn about the developments in agriculture research as it relates to dairy.

Learn more at saskmilk.ca or view the schedule here.


Native Plant Society AGM and Conference

January 27-28, 2018

Regina, SK

Register now for the Native Plant Society of Saskatchewan's 23rd annual general meeting and conference. This event will take place at Conexus Arts Centre and will feature keynote presentation Islands of Grass by Trevor Herriot and Branimir Gjetvaj.

To register or for more information visit http://www.npss.sk.ca/. View the full agenda here.


WUQWATR-ALUS Winter Workshops

January 29-Feb 1, 2018

various locations, SK

WUQWATR—ALUS would like to welcome you to join us at our free educational workshops planned for the 2018 winter season. A wide range of topics including invasive weed management, alternative farming practices and pasture management will be covered across our watershed. We hope that these workshops will provide a valuable learning experience for all those involved.  Workshops will be held in Humboldt on Jan 29, Sedley on Jan 30, Tugaske on Jan 31 and Lumsden on Feb 1. Find more information at: http://wuqwatr.ca/events/item/?e=74

To register for one of these events, or for more information, please contact Folly Baugh with the Wascana AEGP by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or give him a call at 306-529-5125. Registration deadline in Jan 26th.


2018 Western Canada Holistic Management Conference

February 2-4, 2018

Moosomin, SK

The 2018 Conference will theme is "Learning from Regenerative Leaders". What to expect: Canadians Leading the Way to a Regenerative Future, Leadership Skills, Great Food, and an Inspiring Community. This event starts with a Friday night social, followed by presentations Saturday, supper and evening speakers and more great info Sunday morning, with the conference adjourning after lunch.

To learn more, visit the website at: http://holisticmanagement.ca/2018-conference/ the registration form is available here.


Western Canada Feedlot Management School

February 6-8, 2018

Regina, SK

Registration is now open for the 20th edition of Western Canada Feedlot Management School. Register early to ensure your spot in this workshop that will improve your cattle feeding savvy! This year’s agenda includes some high profile speakers who will help you focus on a winning business strategy, hone your animal handling skills, and get up to date on animal health and nutrition. As always you will have plenty of time to network with others in the industry and make valuable business connections.

To view the agenda and registration form, click here or visit the Saskatchewan Cattle Feeders Association website.


Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop

February 7-8, 2018

Saskatoon, SK

Look to the future, learn from the past at the Saskatchewan Prairie Conservation Action Plan (SK PCAP) native prairie restoration and reclamation workshop. Topics include native prairie, climate change, soil remediation, species at risk, partnerships and more. 

For registration and sponsorship information, contact Carolyn Gaudet at 306.352.0472 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. To learn more visit the website.


Saskatchewan Ranch Management Forum

February 9-11, 2018

Moose Jaw, SK

Topics include: Calving Management, Livestock Water Quality, Beef Cattle Nutrition, Managing Forages in Dry Conditions, Artificial Insemination, The Do's and Don'ts of Cattle Marketing, Cattle Handling Facilities, Making Feed with Your Calculator, Cattle Marketing, Succession Planning, Cow Herd Surveillance Equipment, Farm Structure and Tax Tips, a tour of JGL, a Producer Panel and more! Curt Pate, an internationally recognized stockmanship instructor will provide a stock handling demonstration. Learn cattle handling techniques to help move cattle comfortably and stress free. Cost: $175 (meals are included).

To register or for more information call the Agriculture Knowledge Centre at 1-866-457-2377


Free Screening - Food Evolution

February 13, 2018

Regina, SK

Food Evolution is a science-based documentary about GMO's. This event will be hosted by APAS to celebrate Canada's Agriculture Day and will be held at the Royal Saskatchewn Museum from 5:30-7:30PM, with a reception to follow. Space is limited and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

To view the trailer, visit YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=117&v=IVuN19Id_2c


Take This Farm and Love It!

February 15-16, 2018

Meadow Lake, SK

This Stockman Grassfarmer business school is instucted by Joel Salatin and Steve Kenyon. Topics include: What is your business? Who is your business? Where is the money? How to make it all work? Spaces are limited, register today! Presented by the Beaver River AEGP.

For more information or to register contact Alicia Adamson at 306.240.8857 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tracy Salisbury at 306.841.8263 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Learn more here.


Soils and Crops 2018

March 6-7, 2018

Saskatoon, SK

Registration is now open for this annual two day workshop organized by the Certified Crop Advisory Board and the Departments of Plant Sciences and Soil Science in the College of Agriculture and Bioresources. Plan to attend one day or two. 

To view the poster, click here. For more information, visit the website. To register, click here.


Year-Round Grazing Systems

March 6-8, 2018

Moose Jaw, SK

Greener Pastures Ranching presents this business management school that will take you into the design and planning of a year-round grazing system. Course tuition in $750/Farm Unit (plus GST), which allows two members of your farm to attend.

To learn more, phone Steve Kenyon at 780.307.6500 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Greener Pastures Business Systems

March 12-13, 2018

Brandon, MB

Greener Pastures Ranching presents this follow up to the business management school. A basic understanding of excel is required. Course tuition in $750/Farm Unit (plus GST), which allows two members of your farm to attend.

To learn more, phone Steve Kenyon at 780.307.6500 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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

 

Silver

Brett Young

Union Forage
Speedrite

 

Bronze

Ducks Unlimited Northstar
Pickseed SeCan
SaskMilk SCIC
                        Ponderosa 

 

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

SCA