Manitoba Plowing Match

— , Carberry, Man.
Saturday Sep 27 to Sunday Sep 28

SIx miles north of junction of Hwys. 1 and 5, to Rd. 67N, then 2.5 miles west. Free admission for spectators. Horse sulky and walking classes; tractor vintage and world style classes. Novice classes from 9 a.m., seniors from noon. For more info email [email protected] or call Barb at 204-534-6451.

Southern Health RHA canning workshop

United Church (basement) — 102 Blight St., Miami, Man.
Thursday Sep 18 at 6:30pm–8:30pm

To register (free) call 204-825-4245 or email [email protected]

Manitoba Fibre Festival

St. Norbert Community Centre — 3450 Pembina Hwy., Winnipeg
Saturday Sep 6

“Gathering our community of farmers and artisans to share resources, skills and the joys of creating with fibre.” For more info visit the event website.

Manitoba Giant Growers Association pumpkin patch tour

— , Roland, Man.
Sunday Sep 7 at 1:30pm

Event includes “virtual early tomato weigh-off” to be held at pumpkin shed beginning at 1:30 p.m.; pumpkin patch tour to follow at about 2:30 p.m. Stops on tour: Dave Reimer garden, northeast of Roland; Doug and Brenda Whitehead garden, west of Roland; Henry and Marge Banman garden, Schanzenfeld. For more info call Art Cameron at 204-343-2314 or email [email protected]

University of Minnesota Extension: Total Tillage Solutions field day

Jeff Olson farm, 8 miles south of Appleton — , Appleton, Minn.
Thursday Sep 4 at 9:00am–3:30pm

“The field day will use four customized soil pits to demonstrate different management techniques to help you take control of your tillage options. The pits, using backfill of alternating dark and light soil layers, help visualize the impact these implements are having below the soil surface. The pits will showcase 11 different tillage implements, revealing […]

Cereals North America conference

Fairmont Winnipeg — 2 Lombard Place, Winnipeg
Tuesday Oct 28 to Thursday Oct 30

“On the heels of the highly successful inaugural Cereals North America conference in 2013, the 2014 meeting will highlight global energy markets and their new relationship with agriculture as biofuel industries have matured. The conference will also focus on the coming technology advances promised in seed and agronomy. And, back by popular demand, a continuing […]

Fields on Wheels Conference

Delta Winnipeg Hotel — 350 St. Mary Ave., Winnipeg
Tuesday Dec 2

Theme: “Grain, Chaff and Steel: Regulation of Grain Transportation.” For more info visit the University of Manitoba Transport Institute’s website.