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Soil tour: Reducing Tillage, Recycling P and Recovering Soil Structure

CMCDC Portage — , Portage la Prairie

Manitoba Soil Science Society summer tour, featuring soils around Portage la Prairie and McGregor. “Highlights include P recovery at the Portage Water Pollution Control Facility, soil management practices for vegetable crops, measuring soil improvement with cover crops and strip tillage for row crops. Test your soils knowledge at our three soil pits with our ‘pit […] Read more

Seminar: Forage and pasture management for sheep

Royal Canadian Legion hall — 633 Second Ave., Rivers, Man.

Event to include producer panel, talks with forage specialists, presentations and a plot tour. For more info or to pre-register (required), call Gerry Oliver at 204-834-2261. Read more

Parkland Crop Diversification Foundation field day

— , Roblin, Man.

Site three miles south of Roblin on Hwy. 83, half a mile west on PR 148. Topics to include “growing and marketing of peas and fababeans; managing hemp straw; flax agronomy and markets; growing and marketing of special crops (e.g. quinoa); green manure, forage and herbicide demonstrations; (and) cereal, pulse and oilseed variety trials.” Registration […] Read more

Canadian Limousin Association and CJLA annual general meetings

— , Portage la Prairie, Man.

CJLA Impact Show runs July 27-30, with CJLA AGM on the Thursday (July 27) at 4 p.m. and CLA AGM at 7 p.m. Saturday (July 29). For more information call 1-866-886-1605; for a schedule of the CLA and CJLA events, check out the CLA’s May newsletter here. Read more

Ag in Motion: Western Canada’s Outdoor Farm Expo

Ag in Motion — Hwy. 16 at Range Rd. 3083, west of Langham, Langham, Sask.

“Ag in Motion is the first and only agricultural trade show in Western Canada that provides an outdoor venue for progressive farmers that want to see and feel the latest agricultural innovations — all in one place.” For more info visit the event website. Read more