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Melfort Research Farm Field Day
July 23, 2014
Learn about disease control, pests and new varieties of field crops including field peas, canola, wheat, malt barley and soybeans at this field tour. Registration begins at 8:00AM. This event sponsored by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Northeast Agriclutre Research Foundation.
To view the event brochure, agenda, and registration form, click here.
For more info, visit the NARF website at www.neag.ca
Annual Forage Seed Research Tour
July 23, 2014
The Saskatchewan Forage Seed Development Commission (SFSDC) Forage Seed Research Tour will be a mini tour following the Melfort Research Farm Field Day. Attend the NARF Field Day with Registration at 8 AM and plot tours from 9 AM to 3:30 PM. Then stick around for the forage seed mini-tour starting at 3:30 PM. Or you are welcome to come at 3:30 PM to 5 PM for the Forage Seed Research mini-tour. The tour will feature established grass and legume forage plots, companion crop/alternate row planting and herbicide research. There is no charge for this event.
To view the event brochure, click here or visit the website at www.skforageseeddc.com.
For more info, phone 306.789.1958 or email
The Cutting Edge in Forage Management: Taking it to the Field
August 26, 2014
Attend this field tour at the Canada-Saskatchewan Irrigation Diversification in Outlook, SK to get a first-hand look at annual forage variety trials, corn weed control and silage corn demonstrations, salt-tolerant grasses and legumes for saline areas and more. BBQ lunch will provided and tour runs from 10 AM to 2:30 PM. Please pre-register for this event. There is no cost to attend.
To view event details and the agenda, click here .
For more info and to register, contact Sarah Sommerfeld, PAg, Regional Forage Specialist at 306.867.5559.
Saskatchewan Pasture Tour 2014
August 7, 2014
Yorkton/Touchwood Hills, SK
After 15 years, the Saskatchewan Pasture School will take on a new form. Jump on the bus for a one day, producer focused, in-the-field, pasture tour. Attendees will see forage research, demonstration projects and talk with producers who use an innovative approach to managing forages in their operations. Please register early as there is only room for 40 producers.
To view the event flyer, click here.
To view the registration form and agenda, click here.
For more information, contact the Saskatchewan Forage Council at 306.969.2666 or
CFGA Conference & AGM 2014
November 17-19, 2014
The Canadian Forage & Grassland Association (CFGA) is hosting their 5th Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM). It will be hosted by the Quebec Forage Council in Bromont, Quebec from November 17-19, 2014. The theme is "Closing the Forage Gap - Addressing the Competitiveness of Forages in the Agricultural Landscape".
To view the event flyer with further details, click here.
For more information, visit the CFGA website.
International Rangeland Congress 2016
July 17-22, 2016
The future management of grazing lands in a high-tech world. Plan to join us! This all encompassing Congress will cover the Ecology, Management and Policy issues of all types of grazing lands around the world.
To view this event flyer, click here.
For more information, go to www.irc2016canada.ca.