Thunder Bay Spring Farm Conference
Date: April 3 & 4, 2019
Location: Kakabeka Legion
The Thunder Bay Soil and Crop Improvement Association will be hosting its annual conference this year in early April. More details on this year's speakers coming soon!
$25 per household for OSCIA members
$15 per day for non-members
For more information contact Christina Mol, firstname.lastname@example.org
Teeny Tiny Summit 2019 (Matheson)
Matheson Curling Club
Registration: $30.00, includes lunch and snacks
A place to hear from local experts, round table discussions, examples of relevant tools and success stories, network and share ideas, explore key issues in small communities, and come up with economic development ideas for small places.
Verner Seed Fair
West Nipissing/East Sudbury Soil & Crop Improvement Association Annual Forage & Seed Fair
Location: Verner Arena
Producers are encouraged to bring forage and seed samples. Bags for samples can be picked up at the Verner Ag Center. Contact Normand Delorme for more info.
9:30 AM - registration & display of samples
10:00 AM - Welcome by Mitch Deschatelets (West Nip/East Sud SCIA President)
10:15 AM - Crop Research Update (Verner Test Plots) from Nathan Mountain
10:45 AM - OMAFRA Update by Pierrette Desrochers
11:00 AM - OSCIA Update by Birgit Martin & Steph Vanthof
11:30 AM - NOHFC Tilling Program & CAP Program Updates by Michel Champagne
12:00 PM - Lunch, Sponsored by FCC & GFO
1:00 PM - Encirca Satellite Imaging (New Program) by Scott Cressman
1:45 PM - IPM 2019 Update
3:00 PM - Awards Presentation & Door Prizes
Agri-Food Transformation Incubator Info Session
Location: College Boréal in Timmins - Boréal, classroom 117
The information session is to discuss the possibility and determine the need of establishing an incubator for agro-food transformation at College Boréal. For additional information please contact Jean-Pierre Nadon at 705-267-5850 ext 5506
Earlton Farm Show
For more information check out the Earlton Farm Show Facebook page or contact Mel Koch (705) 563-8325
On Saturday, April 13 at 12:15 plan on attending our seminar: Legal Rights of Property Owners.
Steve Kenyon Workshop (Emo)
Canadian Ag Partnership Info Session
Join us for a webinar on the Canadian Agriculture Partnership program for producers and how you can apply!
Location: Cochrane MNFR Green Room
April 16th from 12-1 pm