Western Canadian Grazing Conference

Radisson Edmonton South — 4440 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton
Tuesday Dec 9 to Thursday Dec 11

“This event provides an excellent forum to discuss leading-edge grazing and forage techniques and theories for producers, industry leaders and key stakeholders across Western Canada. This event features speakers from across Canada and the U.S.” Theme: “Going beyond sustainability.” For more info visit the conference web page.

Agricultural Excellence Conference: Seeding Transition to Harvest Change

Fort Garry Hotel — 222 Broadway, Winnipeg
Wednesday Nov 19 to Friday Nov 21

“In an increasingly complex and global marketplace, farm managers must be able to access the information, resources and tools to continue to develop their farm business management skills to compete and succeed. (…) The conference will be a three-day learning event via plenary, concurrent sessions, discussion panels, debate, and a farm/industry tour.” For more info […]

Fields on Wheels Conference

Delta Winnipeg — 350 St. Mary Ave., Winnipeg
Wednesday Dec 3

Theme: “Wheat, Chaff and Steel: Grain Transportation in the 21st Century.” Early bird registration deadline Oct. 31. For more info visit the conference website.

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]