Ontario Agriculture

The network for agriculture in Ontario, Canada

Event Details

Halton SCIA AGM

Time: January 17, 2013 from 9:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Hillcrest United Church
Street: 8958 Trafalgar Road
City/Town: Georgetown
Website or Map: http://www.ghscia.com/coming-…
Event Type: agm
Organized By: Halton SCIA
Latest Activity: Jan 8, 2013

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER
Jack Rabin, Associate Director of Farm Programs, Rutgers University, New Jersey on "The Future of the mid-sized family farm"

Please note: In order to allow travel time to the Brant SCIA AGM for their afternoon presentations, the Special Guest Speaker, GHSCIA RCC and OMAFRA reports will present at 10 am.

PRESENTATIONS

  • "Is farming affecting the Ontario bee population?" - The Ontario Beekeepers' Association Technology Transfer Team 
  • Nitrogen Management in Corn - Ian McDonald, OMAFRA
  • Commodity updates
  • Project results
  • Region of Halton report
  • Biosolids update
  • OSCIA Report
  • GHSCIA Report
  • EFP Report
  • Door prizes

COST

  • $30 per person, includes a hot lunch and 2013 Halton SCIA membership
  • $100 for corporate memberships

TRADE SHOW INQUIRIES

  • Julia Whalen at cattleco@zing-net.ca
  • Cecil Patterson: cpatterson8@sympatico.ca

FOR INFORMATION
Cecil Patterson, Halton SCIA secretary
Phone: 905-875-0167
Email: cpatterson8@sympatico.ca



Comment Wall

Agriculture Headlines from Farms.com Canada East News - click on title for full story

Government of Canada Improves Access to Cash Advances for Producers

Amendments to Advance Payments Program receive green light, beneficial changes are in place for 2016

Egg Farmers of Canada announces industry-wide transition away from conventional housing

Egg Farmers of Canada (EFC) is pleased to announce, on behalf of the more than 1,000 Canadian egg farms, the commencement of a coordinated, systematic, market-oriented transition from conventional egg production toward other methods of production for supplying eggs.

Canadian Agricultural HR Council works to employ new Canadians in the ag sector

OPPORTUNITIES FOR ATTRACTING NON-TRADITIONAL WORKERS TO AGRICULTURE AND AGRI-FOOD

Farmer’s Organization still waiting for Government response after five months

After meeting with Minister Horsman in October 2015, the National Farmers Union in NB is still awaiting a response regarding changes to farm vehicle registration in NB.

Canadian Meat industry Vigourously Supports Signature of the Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Canadian meat industry vigourously supports the decision of the Government of Canada to sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP). The Agreement was signed Wednesday in New Zealand by Minister of International Trade Chrystia Freeland

© 2016   Created by Darren Marsland.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service