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OSCIA 2018 Annual Conference

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OSCIA 2018 Annual Conference

Time: February 13, 2018 at 10am to February 14, 2018 at 9:30pm
Location: Best Western Lamplighter Inn,
City/Town: London, Ont.
Website or Map: http://www.ontariosoilcrop.or…
Event Type: agm
Organized By: ontario soil crop
Latest Activity: Jan 8, 2018

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The 2018 Annual Conference is being held at the Best Western Lamplighter Inn, located in London, Ontario on February 13-14, 2018. Any member can attend, please visit the links below for more information. This year is full of engaging speakers and interactive panel discussions on soil health and the influence of diversity in the farming community. Join us to discuss innovative farming practices, network with fellow producers, and enjoy the evening entertainment.

If you would like to move a resolution at the meeting, please fill out a resolution form. Official Delegates from Local Associations will be expected to describe, at the meeting, the background and reasoning behind any resolution their Association brings forward. Any Official Delegate representing a county/district is eligible to vote on resolutions.

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