GFM Network News

Ag in Motion: Getting on with growing

“Now that the season is underway, what pressures are you facing? We’ll talk to experts about emerging issues and opportunities in the field, ways to be more efficient with inputs and how to get the most out of your farm equipment this spraying season.” For more info, or to register for a Digital Pass for

Ag in Motion: Research and tire-kicking

“Although in-person restrictions make tire-kicking and plot tours tough this summer, we’ll bring you up-to-date information from the field to help with equipment decisions, crop research to help you plan and ways to prepare for harvest.” Details to be announced. To get a Digital Pass for this and other Ag in Motion online events in

MOVED ONLINE: Canadian Simmental Association annual general meeting

“The Canadian Simmental Association (CSA) along with the Manitoba Simmental Association (MSA) have decided to postpone the CSA convention until 2022 as we respect the current COVID-19 situation and resulting regulations in that province… The CSA will instead hold its 2021 annual general meeting via a Zoom electronic format on Saturday, July 24, with further

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Canadian Hereford Association AGM/Bonanza 2021

Registration deadline June 10. “As we all know, provincial restrictions change quickly and frequently. So, the deadline for the final announcement of the format for Bonanza 2021 in Brandon, Manitoba will be June 15…A full refund with be issued if Bonanza does not proceed and partial if restrictions do not allow us to do some

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Thanks for Farming Tour: Brandon

“…a truly unique event that connects suppliers and manufacturers with Canadian farmers, provides educational sessions and gives back to the agricultural community.” Admission $20, with proceeds going to “local non-profit organizations focused on mental health and the future of agriculture.” For more info visit the event website. Note: Manitoba tour location pending, public health orders

Ag in Motion: Livestock Day 2021

“Beef and dairy producers continue to face changes in their sectors based on trade and market pressures and influence from consumer trends. We’ll share what’s impacting production today and look at strategies to help producers in each sector maximize profits.” For more info on this and future events and/or to get a Digital Pass for

Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance annual conference

“…we are already hard at work creating a dynamic and engaging virtual event that is sure to provide practical, relevant information that will impact your work in our ever-changing field. This year will focus on honoring hemp’s past while exploring what the future has to offer across the four main streams of interest: Food, Feed,

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Canadian Western Agribition

“CWA is now setting its sights on November 2021 and a return to a full week of rodeo, shopping, and livestock competition. The 50th show will be headlined by 12 national breed shows — the only time all breeds have held their national competitions under one roof.” For more info visit the event website.