Invasive Species Council of Manitoba annual general meeting

Location TBA — University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
Wednesday Apr 30 at 1:30pm–4:00pm

“A more detailed agenda will be sent closer to the date… your board of directors has approved a new Strategic Plan, and the AGM is your opportunity to provide your comments and opinions.” For more info call 204-232-6021 or email [email protected]  

Land Use 2014

Westin Edmonton — 10135 100th St., Edmonton
Wednesday May 7 to Thursday May 8

“Western Canada’s premier forum on land-use research, planning and policy.” Focus for 2014 on three key areas: Urbanization and loss of agricultural land, What makes wetland policy effective, and Paying for ecosystem services on private land. Keynote: WWF-Canada CEO David Miller. For more info visit

Advancing Women: Life Skills for Leadership-Women in Ag Conference

Deerfoot Inn and Casino — 1000-11500-35th St. SE, Calgary
Monday Apr 28 to Tuesday Apr 29

“Advancing Women is created for every woman who wants to achieve success in her career, family, community, financial independence and relationships in and outside the workplace. Whether you are in a career path with an organization, starting your own business, looking for your dream job or wanting to hone your overall life skills, this conference […]

Soil Health and Wallet Wealth: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture

Winnipeg Convention Centre — 375 York Ave., Winnipeg
Sunday Jun 22 to Friday Jun 27

“Growers, researchers, policy makers and others interested in conservation agriculture are encouraged to attend the WCCA to network with peers from around the world, discuss policy affecting adoption of conservation practices and review the application of the latest research in the field.” For more info visit