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What’s Up – for Jul. 2, 2009

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

July 1-4 – Yorkton Goat Show, Yorkton Fairgrounds, Yorkton, Sask. Includes demonstrations of pack goats and harness goats, plus CGS official milk testing. For more info call Nola Rossow at 306-925-4509.

July 7-8 – Canadian Swine Health Forum, Radisson Hotel, 405 20th St. E., Saskatoon. For more info visit

July 8-9 – Manitoba Forestry Association: Woodlot Program two-day woodlot bus tour, departing from Oak Hammock to PFRA at Indian Head, Sask., then to Regina RCMP training centre. For more info and to pre-register call Ken Fosty at 204-453-3182 or e-mail [email protected]

July 8-10 – Grain Growers of Canada annual summer meeting, Bayshore Inn, 111 Waterton Ave., Waterton Lakes National Park, Alta. For more info visit 9 – Manitoba Zero Tillage Research Association and Manitoba Grazing Clubs annual grazing tour, 11 a. m., MZTRA Farm, 12 miles north of Brandon at Hwys. 10 and 353. For more info call 204-725-3939 or e-mail [email protected]July 12-15 – Canadian Seed Trade Association annual general meeting, Westin Resort, 4090 Whistler Way, Whistler, B. C. For more info visit

July 13-16 – World Angus Forum, Spruce Meadows, Calgary. For more info visit www.worldangusforum.comor e-mail [email protected]

July 13-16 – Canadian Special Crops Association annual convention, Fairmont Hotel, 2 Lombard Place, Winnipeg. For more info visit

July 15 – Manitoba holistic management summer pasture tour for holistic managers and clubs. To register, contact Jo-Lene at 204-825-3512.

July 16 – Valley Soybean Expo, 10 a. m. to 3 p. m., Morrison Sports Park, Oakville. Free admission, free lunch. For more info call 1-888-274-9243.

July 21 – Crop Management Field Day, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Indian Head Research Farm, Indian Head, Sask. For more info phone Guy Lafond at 306-695-5220 or e-mail [email protected]

July 21 – Prairie Oat Breeding Consortium meeting and tour, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Cereal Research Centre, University of Manitoba Point Land, Winnipeg. For more info, phone Jennifer Mitchell Fetch at 204-983-1460 or e-mail [email protected]

July 22 – Special Crops Field Day, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Morden Research Station, Morden. For more info on pulse crops phone Bob Conner at 204-822-7221 or e-mail [email protected]and on sunflowers phone Khalid Rashid at 204-822-7220 or e-mail [email protected]



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