EVENTS

Learn about organic grain production, marketing, certification and more at one of the many events taking place across the prairies.

17
Nov

Regenerative Agriculture Workshop Series

ONLINE
Understanding and Working with Living Soils

5
Nov

Organic Connections Conference & Trade Show

WEBINAR
The Largest Organic Conference in Western Canada

28
Oct

Organic Grain Markets Harvest 2020 Webinar

WEBINAR
Learn about markets, pricing, and contract availability from organic grain buyers.

20
Oct

Weather & Climate Data Tools for On-Farm Decision Making

WEBINAR
Tools to Support On-Farm Decision Making

7
Sep

Organic Week 2020

CANADA
It's the 11th anniversary of Organic Week!

19
Aug

Solar Installations on the Farm Webinar

WEBINAR
Join us and Lee Sinal from KCP Energy to discuss the many aspects of installing solar panels on your farm.

5
Aug

Farm Water Management Webinar

WEBINAR
Join us to learn all about how swales can positively impact your farm water management practices.

4
Aug

Women, Land & Soil Health

WEBINAR
Network, learn about soil basics, showcase soil health demonstrations that you can do at home, and more!

30
Jul

Pho For Us?: Managing Phosphorus on Organic Farms

WEBINAR
Learn how to manage phosphorus on your farm!

23
Jul

Getting the Most Out of Every Acre – Stoney Brook Creamery & Sardius Holsteins

STEINBACH, MB
Get a tour of Sardius Holsteins, Stoney Brook Creamery, and learn about their use of manure and non-manure applications.

22
Jul

Getting the Most Out of Every Acre – Adagio Acres

LUNDAR, MB
Learn how Adagio Acres uses organic practices to produce hulless oats which are processed on-farm and distributed.

15
Jul

Getting the Most Out of Every Acre – Abtshof Farms

ELIE, MB
Take a tour of recently transitioned organic grain farm, Abtshof Farms.

14
Jul

Getting the Most Out of Every Acre – DeRuyck’s Top of the Hill Farm

TREHERNE, MB
DeRuyck's Top of the Hill Farm produces a wide variety of speciality organic crops and beef.

10
Jul

Getting the Most Out of Every Acre – Tamarack Farms

CLANWILLIAM, MB
Tour of Tamarack Farm will include a walkthrough of their processing and packaging facility, equipment demonstrations, and tours of Tamarack's unique fields.

10
Jul

Nurturing Nature: Fostering Biodiversity on Farms Webinar

WEBINAR
Learn how you can increase biodiversity on your farm!

1
Jul

Biodiversity and Profitability on Organic Farms

WEBINAR
Environmental and Economic Benefits of Organic Practices

30
Jun

How to Get Your Brand on Store Shelves and Into the Hands of Shoppers

WEBINAR
Learn about a simple, easy, and convenient way to make your brand discoverable by retailers.

26
Jun

The Bee’s Knees: Supporting Wild Bee Diversity on Farms

WEBINAR
You will learn both research and practical how-tos for the farm.

19
Jun

Mixing It Up: Covercropping & Intercropping Webinar

WEBINAR
Injecting plant diversity into organic cropping systems with cover crops and intercropping

17
Jun

Perennial Grains

WEBINAR
Join us to learn about growing perennial grains in Alberta!

3
Jun

Intercropping Webinar

WEBINAR
Join us to learn the ins and outs of intercropping in Alberta!

8
May

Mental Health in Agriculture Webinar

WEBINAR
The webinar will provide participants with a base understanding of mental health and mental illness as well as practical strategies they can implement in their daily lives.

28
Apr

Soil Health Through Regenerative Grazing

WEBINAR
Steve Kenyon will be talking about how you can get a good pasture cell design.

27
Apr

The Living Soils Symposium

ONLINE CONFERENCE
Enjoy virtual panels, interactive online workshops, campfire conversation, networking opportunities and more!

23
Apr

Innovations in Cover Crop-Based Organic No-Till Systems to Improve Soil Health and Nutrient Management

WEBINAR
The Rodale Institute is hosting a free webinar on cover crop in organic production.

20
Apr

Forage Mixture Strategies for Hay Pasture Webinar

WEBINAR
Grant Lastiwka will be giving you effective strategies for your farm!

17
Apr

Integrating Livestock

WEBINAR
Organic No-Till: Myth or Reality? Webinar 4

16
Apr

Organic Grain Markets Webinar

WEBINAR
Organic Grain Market Fundamentals & Trends; What to Watch for Now and Into the Future.

10
Apr

Strategies to Reduce Tillage in Organic Production with Dr. Martin Entz

WEBINAR
Organic No-Till: Myth or Reality? Webinar 3

8
Apr

Manitoba Organic Alliance 2020 Online AGM

WEBINAR
Updates on Organic Check-off and MOA's work

3
Apr

Organic Alberta and the Inspection Process

WEBINAR
Organic No-Till: Myth or Reality? Webinar 2

2
Apr

POSTPONED – 2020 Organic Alberta La Crete Conference

LA CRETE, AB
POSTPONED

27
Mar

Transitioning to Organic Production & Certification

WEBINAR
Organic No-Till: Myth or Reality? Webinar 1

27
Mar

SaskOrganics Annual General Meeting Goes Virtual

WEBINAR
Due to the postponement of Advancing Organics Conference and Trade Show, the SaskOrganics Annual General meeting is going virtual!

18
Mar

POSTPONED – Manitoba Organic Alliance AGM & Strategic Planning

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, MB
POSTPONED

28
Feb

2020 Direct Farm Marketing Conference

BRANDON, MB
Learn, connect, and grow as you explore new marketing strategies, investigate emerging trends for your farm business and connect with producers and market coordinators.

28
Feb

BC Certified Organic Conference 2020

RICHMOND, BC
The Future of Organic

26
Feb

The Living Soil and its Effect on Soil Resilience

LA CRETE, AB
Learn about the components of soil health, interpretations of soil tests, interactions of soil microbes, and more!

24
Feb

Soil Health Mini Conference

FAIRVIEW, AB
Join us for a day full of Soil Biology, Soil Amendments, Microbes, and More!

22
Feb

Young Agrarians Peace Country Winter Mixer

GRANDE PRAIRIE, AB
If you are a farmer, passionate food lover, grower, or a farm dreamer, join us!

20
Feb

2nd Annual Soil Health Mini-Conference

OYEN, AB
A full day of learning from some of the leading Industry Soil Health experts!

19
Feb

Organic Gala & Leadership Awards

VANCOUVER, BC
Come toast this year’s innovative and inspirational organic leaders!

12
Feb

Organic Seed Growers Conference

CORVALLIS, OREGON, USA
The conference is the largest event focused solely on organic seed in North America, bringing together hundreds of farmers, plant breeders, researchers, certifiers, food companies, seed companies, and others from across the U.S. and around the world.

7
Feb

Regenerative Agriculture Learning Event

SASKATOON, SK
Regenerative learning around the health of your soil - with a mindfulness component for clarity and stress reduction!

3
Feb

Intensive 3 Day Soil Workshop

LEDUC, AB
Have you ever left a workshop and thought "that was interesting - but now what?"

31
Jan

Organic Alberta & Holistic Management Canada 2020 Conference

CAMROSE, AB
Save the Date!

31
Jan

Young Agrarians Farm Transition Cafe Copy

CARMOSE, AB
How we steward the transition of farm land and businesses from one generation to the next is going to have a major impact on the future of agriculture and the food system.

29
Jan

SRRCD Introduction to Regenerative Agriculture

ROSA, MB
Speakers include Gabe Brown and Ray Archuleta.

27
Jan

Farming with Nature Workshop

MILLET, AB
A day filled with information about programs available for agricultural producers that can provide financial support for ecosystem goods and services and how producers can apply to these programs.

23
Jan

MOA Lunch & Networking & Workshop: Growing Hemp for Seed and CBD

BRANDON, MB
Open to all organic and mainstream producers.

23
Jan

Guelph Organic Conference

GUELPH, ONTARIO
Where farmers and consumers meet.

15
Jan

Integrated Weed and Pest Management of Field Crops & Eco-Buffers

FORT VERMILION, AB
Learn about weed seed control, pest management, shelterbelts, and more!

11
Jan

Young Agrarians Central Alberta Winter Mixer – Fallis, AB

FALLIS, AB
This two-day event will focus on farm inspiration, skill sharing and community building to help you grow your farm.

7
Jan

Agronomy Update 2020

RED DEER, AB
Registration is now open for the Agronomy Update conference, taking place January 7 to 8, 2020 in Red Deer.