GFM Network News

, AAFC Research Station

CANCELLED: Soybean Management and Research Transfer (SMART) Day

“…a full-day educational event for farmers and agronomists to sharpen their soybean management skills. Attendees will tour agronomic research plots, learn how results can be applied to their farm and interact with researchers and production specialists.” For more info visit the event web page.

, Glacier FarmMedia Discovery Farm

MOVED ONLINE: Ag in Motion Discovery Plus

“…a digital event that will deliver interactive content from the field, giving participants a unique vantage point to see equipment and agricultural technology in a way they haven’t been able to before. This event — free for farmers — will run July 21–25.” For more info visit the event website.

, Canada-Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre

CANCELLED: Crops-a-Palooza 2020

“See you in 2021… This interactive summer tour brought to you in collaboration with Manitoba Canola Growers, Manitoba Corn Growers, Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers, Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers, National Sunflower Association of Canada, Manitoba Oat Growers, Winter Cereals Manitoba, Canola Council of Canada, Hemp Production Services and Keystone Potato Producers Association.” For more

, Keystone Centre

CANCELLED/MOVED ONLINE: Canadian Hereford Association AGM/Bonanza 2020

“Hereford Week in Canada and Bonanza 2020 will transition this year’s activities to an online, virtual format… Due to the COVID-19 situation across Canada, the Manitoba Bonanza Planning Committee and the board of directors of the CHA and CJHA made the decision to cancel this year’s Bonanza 2020 and Hereford Week in Canada in-person event.”

, Clarion Hotel and Suites

Livestock Markets Association of Canada annual convention

EVENT POSTPONED TO SEPT. 10-13: The Manitoba Livestock Marketing Association will be the host for the 2020 event with “convention central” in Brandon; Heartland Livestock Services in Virden will host the Canadian Livestock Auctioneering Championship. Convention chairman Rick Wright says the LMAC meeting will draw about 250 “market operators, auctioneers, order buyers and industry partners.”

, Victoria Inn

Manitoba Forage and Grassland Association Regenerative Agriculture Conference and AGM

“Our 2.5-day event will focus on soil health (and) producer prosperity… We have set up a really great and jam-packed agenda that includes a movie night, the MFGA AGM, 40-booth tradeshow, meals (and) local and international keynotes, as well as the always-informative local-based producer panels that our event has become known for.” For more info

, World Trade Center at Prairieland Park

Farm Forum Event

“Based on the information available to date and the fact that our event dates are still months away, planning for Ag in Motion, Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show and the Farm Forum Event is moving ahead. We have no plans at present to cancel or postpone. Of course, plans are subject to change, and we will

, Keystone Centre

Manitoba Watersheds Conference

“Get in touch to learn about sponsorship, trade show and ticket options….Stay tuned for hotel and venue details coming in early 2020.” For more info visit the Manitoba Association of Watersheds website.