What’s Up – for Jul. 21, 2011

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

July 23:Workshop: Exploring the Nature of the Forest, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Boreal Woods Nature Centre, Hwy. 59 and Rd. 100 N., near Beaconia. Fee $20 per person. For more info call Ken Fosty at 204-340-5013 or email kfosty[email protected]

July 24-27:International Symposium on Pre-Harvest Sprouting in Cereals, Capri Centre, 3310-50th Ave., Red Deer, Alta. Early-bird registration deadline June 1. For more info email lori. [email protected]

July 26-28:Canola Council of Canada annual convention, Delta Bessborough, 601 Spadina Cres. E., Saskatoon. For more info visit www.canola-council.org.

July 28:“From Garden to Pantry” produce preservation workshop with Susan Proven, 7-9 p.m., Boissevain Community Centre. For more info or to pre-register (deadline three days prior) contact Tamara at 204-523- 3227 or [email protected]

July 29-31:Manitoba Youth Beef Roundup and National Young Canadian Simmental Weekend, Neepawa

Fairgrounds, Neepawa. Entry deadline June 30. For more info visit mbangus.ca or call 204-728-3058.

Aug. 3:Manitoba Pulse Growers Association pulse tour, 8:45 a.m., AAFC Research Station, Morden. For more info visit www.manitobapulse.ca or call MPGA at 204-745-6488.

Aug. 3-4:Manitoba Pasture Tour of southwestern Manitoba, Victoria Inn, 3550 Victoria Ave., Brandon (departure point). Producers $100, industry $175. Registration deadline July 25. For more info call 204-483-2153 or visit www.mbforagecouncil. mb.ca/manitoba-pasture-tour.

August 3-6:American Cheese Society conference and

competition, Palais des congres, 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal. For more info visit www.cheesesociety.org.



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