Coming events

Combine Performance Clinic is January 11 and 13 at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon. Choose one day. The clinic runs 8:00 am to noon. Les Hill from PAMI and reps from five combine companies will provide tips on how to reduce combine losses. The $50 fee includes lunch and a free pass to Crop Production Week. For more information and the registration form, visit, call 306-931-7149 or email

SaskCanola’s Crop Week Conference and AGM is Wednesday, January 12 at the Saskatoon Inn. Clint Jurke, Canola Council of Canada agronomy specialist, will speak about canola production in China. Please pre-register by noon on January 7. Click here for the registration page.

Manitoba AgDays is January 18-20 at the Keystone Centre in Brandon. Click here for more information. Manitoba Canola Growers Association will host its Canola Days presentations the morning of January 18. Derwyn Hammond, Canola Council of Canada resource manager, crop production, will start off the presentations at 9 a.m.

Alberta’s Agronomy Update 2011 is January 18-19 in Lethbridge. Troy Prosofsky, Clint Jurke and Denise Maurice, all from the Canola Council of Canada, will make presentations. Click here for more information and to register.

FarmTech 2011 is January 26-28 at the Maryfield Inn & Suites in Edmonton. Canola Council of Canada president JoAnne Buth and CCC agronomy specialist Doug Moisey are on the agenda. Alberta Canola Producers Commission will hold its AGM January 26. Register by January 7 to get the early bird rate. Call 1-866-327-6832 or click here for more information.

B.C. Grain Producers Association’s AGM is February 8 at the Best Western in Dawson Creek. For more information, call Janet Banman at the BC GPA office at 250-785-5774.

Published on January 5, 2011