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What’s Up – for Jul. 23, 2009

Please forward your agricultural events to [email protected]or call 204-944-5762

July 22-25 – National Charolais Youth Conference and Show, R. A. Morrow Building, Morrow Memorial Park, Peterborough, Ont. For more info visit http://youth.charolais.comor e-mail [email protected]

July 28-30 – Canadian Federation of Agriculture semiannual meeting, Delta Grand Okanagan Resort and Conference Centre, 1310 Water St., Kelowna, B. C. For more info visit

July 29 – Moose Creek Organic Farm and University of Manitoba Organic Field Day, 10 a. m. -4 p. m., Oxbow, Sask. Hosted by Ian and Jo-Anne Cushon. For more info, contact Ian or Jo-Anne at [email protected]or 306-483-5034.

July 29 – Tractor safety training workshop for women, 9 a. m. to 5 p. m., Killarney. Registration $10, lunch included. Open to women over age 15. For more info or to register (deadline July 24) call Carling at the MAFRI Killarney GO office at 204-523-5260.

August 12 – Glenlea Organic Field Tour, 1 p. m., Glenlea Long-Term Rotation site, 20 km south ofWinnipeg on Highway 75. For more info, contact Joanne at j_thiessen_mar [email protected]or 204-474-6236 (toll free in Manitoba 1-800-432-1960 ext. 6236).

Aug. 26-28 – International Farm Succession Conference, Fairmont le Chateau Frontenac, 1 Rue des Carrieres, Quebec City. Presented by the Canadian Farm Business Management Council. For more info visit

Sept. 30 -Oct. 2 – SafePork 2009: International Symposium on the Epidemiology and Control of Foodborne Pathogens in Pork, Chateau Laurier, Quebec City. For more info visit

Oct. 18-21 – Entomological Societies of Canada and Manitoba joint meeting, Hotel Fort Garry, Winnipeg. For more info visit



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