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What’s Up – for Jan. 28, 2010

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

Jan. 27-28 – Manitoba Potato Production Days, Keystone Centre, Brandon. For more info call 204-239-6932 or visit www.mbpotatodays.ca.

Jan. 27-28 – Southeast Beef and Forage Days, Shevchenko Ukrainian Centre, Rosa. For more info call MAFRI in Vita at 204-425-5050.

Jan. 27-29 – Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP) annual meeting, Delta Winnipeg, 350 St. Mary Ave. Includes KAP Young Farmers meeting Jan. 28. For more info visit www.kap.mb.ca,email [email protected]or call 204-697-1140.

Jan. 28 – Value Chain Manitoba Initiative workshop, Module 4: Partnering and Collaboration – How to Approach Retailers, 9 a. m. to 4 p. m. Various rural video conference locations available. For more info or to download a registration form visit www.valuechainmb.caor call 1-800-216-9767.

Jan. 29 – South Interlake Beef Seminar, 8:30 a. m. to 3:30 p. m., Teulon Rockwood Centennial Centre, Teulon. For more info or to register (deadline Jan. 25) call MAFRI at 204-886-2696.

Feb. 2-3 – Precision Farming Workshop, South Interlake Ag Society Building, Stonewall. Pre-registration required. For more info or to register contact MAFRI in Stonewall at 204-467-4700 or MZTRA at 204-729-8838.

Feb. 3-4 – Manitoba Swine Seminar, Victoria Inn, 1808 Wellington Ave., Winnipeg. For more info call Dallas Ballance at 204-475-8585, visit www.ManitobaSwineSeminar.caor email [email protected]

Feb. 4 – Crop Day, Legion Hall, 294 Lumber Ave., Steinbach. For more info call 204-346-6080 or email [email protected]

Feb. 5 and 9 – Precision Farming Workshop, CMCDC Carberry conference room, Carberry. For more info or to register contact MAFRI in Carberry at 204-834-8815 or MZTRA at 204-729-8838.

Feb. 5 and 9 – Precision Farming Workshop, Killarney Elks Hall. For more info or to register contact MAFRI in Killarney at 204-523-5260 or MZTRA at 204-729-8838.

Feb 8-10 – Western Canadian Holistic Management Conference, Russell. For more info call 204-622-2006 or visit www.mbforagecouncil.mb.ca.

Feb. 9-11 – Canadian Association of Agri-Retailers convention, Evraz Place (formerly Regina Exhibition Park), Regina. For more info visit http://caar.org.

Feb. 10 – Using the Internet to Market Your Business, 7-9 p. m., Adult Ed Centre, Killarney. For more info, contact Carling at MAFRI at 204-523-5260.

Feb. 10-11 – Manitoba Special Crops Symposium, Winnipeg Convention Centre, 375 York Ave., Winnipeg. Featuring the 2010 AGMs for the MCGA, NSAC and MPGA. For more info visit www.manitobaspecialcrops.ca.

Feb. 17 – Manitoba Hay Day, AAFC Brandon Research Centre, Brandon. For more info or to register call Linda at 204-483-2153 or visit www.mbforagecouncil.mb.ca.

Feb. 17-19 – The Future of Trucking Symposium, Hotel Fort Garry, 222 Broadway, Winnipeg. For more info visit http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/management/ti/oremail [email protected]

Feb. 18 – Value Chain Manitoba Initiative workshop, Module 5: Understanding Category Management, 9 a. m. to 4 p. m. Various rural video conference locations available. For more info or to download a registration form visit www.valuechainmb.caor call 1-800-216-9767.

Feb. 19-20 – Growing Local 2010 food security conference, University of Winnipeg. For more info or to register call toll free 800-731-2638, email [email protected],or visit www.foodmattersmanitoba.ca.

Feb. 21-23 – GrainWorld 2010 conference, Fairmont Hotel, 2 Lombard Place, Winnipeg. For more info visit www.cwb.ca,call Caroline Wiley at 204-983-4236 or email [email protected]

March 2 – Farm Credit Canada forum: Big ideas for your future, 10 a. m. to 3 p. m., Victoria Inn, 1808 Wellington Ave., Winnipeg. For more info call 1-800-387-3232 or visit www.fcc-fac.ca.

March 4 – Manitoba Flax Growers Association annual meeting, 10:30 a. m. to 3:30 p. m., Holland Community Centre. Presentations from Flax Council of Canada, Richardson International, Shape Foods, AAFC Morden. For more info call 204-832-0935.

March 5-6 – Manitoba Direct Farm Marketing Conference, Southern Manitoba Convention Centre, Morris. For more info visit www.directfarmmarketing.comor call Ann at MAFRI in Minnedosa, 204-868-5152.

March 18 – Value Chain Manitoba Initiative workshop, Module 6: Product Development – Are You Market Ready?, 9 a. m. to 4 p. m. Various rural video conference locations available. For more info or to download a registration form visit www.valuechainmb.caor call 1-800-216-9767.

April 14-15 – Western Canadian Livestock Expo, Prairieland Park, Saskatoon. For more info visit www.saskatoonex.com.

Sept. 12-15 – Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference (ABIC 2010): Bridging Biology and Business, TCU Place, 35-22nd St. E., Saskatoon. For more info call 306-668-2659 or visit www.abic.ca/abic2010/index.html.

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