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Fertility for New Forage Stands 
October 30, 2014
via Webinar

Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Provincial Forage Specialist Terry Kowalchuk and Provincial Soils Specialist will discuss the importance of soil fetrility when establishing new forage stands. Speakers will address how to read soil tests and strategies to provide correct type and amount of nutrients required by new grass and legume forage stands. Pre-register to attend this webinar from 12:00-1:00 PM on October 30th or to view it later. 

To view the event poster, click here .

For more information contact Charlotte Ward at 306.786.1608


SFSDC Forage Seed Growers Workshop and AGM 
December 2, 2014
Nipawin, SK

The Saskatchewan Forage Seed Development Commission (SFSDC) is hosting this seed grower workshop and annual meeting from 1:00-4:30 PM at the Nipawin Evergreen Centre. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided.  

For more information contact the SFSDC office at 306.789.1958, email at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or visit the website at www.skforageseeddc.com


CFGA Conference & AGM 2014
November 17-19, 2014
Bromont, Quebec

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 summary, click here.

For more information, visit the CFGA website.


Ranchers Stewardship Alliance Inc. Fee for Service Workshop
November 20, 2014
Mankota, SK

The Ranchers Stewardship Alliance in partnership with Nature Saskatchewan is hosting aone day event exploring programming associated with environmental services with a focus on Species at Risk. Explore the usefullness of various tools to improve the success of recovering species at risk. This event will be held at the Mankota Hall with lunch and supper provided.

To view the event summary, click here .

For more information or to register, email This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 306.530.1385


Fertility for Established Forage Stands
November 21, 2014
via Webinar
 
University of Saskatchewan Professor and Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Strategic Research Chair Dr. Jeff Schoenau will discuss how to manage fertility and production on established forage stands; including the timing and efficiencies of commercial fertilizers, manure and in-field feeding of livestock. Pre-register to attend this webinar from 12:00-1:00 PM on NOvember 21st or to view it later. 

To view the event poster, click here .

For more information contact Charlotte Ward at 306.786.1608


Foraging Into the Future: Using Livestock to Improve Soil Health
December 3-4, 2014
Swift Current, SK

This two-day event coming up in early December features speakers including Kit Pharo, Dr. Christine Jones and Ted Sutton of Land EKG Canada. This conference will cover Ranching for Profit in the 21st Century, the role of soil microbes, range health monitoring, mob grazing, grazing annuals and more. This event will take place at the Credit Union IPlex and requires pre-registration. 

To view the event summary, click here.

For more information, phone 306.778.8285 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Western Canadian Grazing Conference: Going Beyond Sustainability
December 9-11, 2014
Edmonton, AB

This conference will feature keynote speakers Judith Schwartz, Dr. Diane Knight and Josh Dukart covering topics from "Cows Save the Planet" to "How Legumes Feed the Soil".  A producer panel will discuss transitioning to pasture and Greg Johnson, the Tornado Hunter will speak at the banquet. The conference will take place at the Radisson Hotel, Edmonton South. 

To view the event summary, click here.

For more information or to register, visit the website or contact ARECA at 780.416.6046.


Saskatchewan Beef Industry Conference (SBIC)
January 21-23, 2014
Regina, SK

Save the date for SBIC 2015! Saskatchewan's premier beef event will be held at Evraz Place in Regina with the Ramada Plaza on Vistoria Avenue as the host hotel.  Watch for more details about this event coming soon.  

For more information visit the website: www.saskbeefconference.com.


PCAP Native Prairie Restoration & Reclamation Workshop
January 28-29, 2014
Saskatoon, SK

Join leading experts and prairie restoration practitioners from across the Northern Great Plains  at TCU Place in Saskatoon to share knowledge, gain insight and network with colleagues. This event is hosted by the Saskatchewan Prairie Conservation Action Plan (SK PCAP).

To view the event poster, click here

For more information or to register, visit the PCAP website or call Tara at 306.352.0472.


International Rangeland Congress 2016
July 17-22, 2016
Saskatoon, SK

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.


 
 
 
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