Join us for two days of learning. Tuesday August 21, 2018Day 1Financial Analysis I – Donna Archer from Maizing Acres will walk us through an easy to use and effective cost of production resource to reveal where profit is found and lost!Whole Farm Risk Assessment – Rob Hannam from Synthesis Agri-food Network covering the…See More
Trade show runs from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm with over 40 local exhibitors. Seminars:10:30 am Keynote Speaker: Matthew Pot, “Perspectives on Global Markets, Primary focus on Corn, Soy, and Wheat”. Followed by “Decision Makers Discussion on Precision Ag’s Future”. To be confirmed. 12:00 noon Delicious hot roast beef dinner. Tickets available at the door. 1:00 pm Amy Petherick, “OSCIA Workshops and potential funding opportunities”. 1:20 pm Keynote Speaker: Dr. Dan Undersander, “Mowing,…See More
Farms.com had the opportunity to video interview farmer and agri banker Clair Doan who is also one of the 2016 Nuffield Canada scholars. Clair's Nuffield research project will focus on how Canada’s supply managed sectors, particularly poultry farmers, can manage during times of uncertainty with increased political and global market pressures. As an advocate for our… Continue
The president of Bayer CropScience Canada, Al Driver, had just finished talking about why his company decided to purchase Monsanto — and how that would affect farmers — when the question of public trust came up.
Canada’s economy is strong and growing, with more jobs and opportunities for the middle class, and for people working hard to join it. There are more good, well-paying jobs for Canadians, wages are growing, consumer confidence is strong and business profits are up – good news for Canadians and the communities they call home.