Events

Regional Meeting - Vermillion - Region 4

Date: November 30 - 30 @ 8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. | Location: Lakeland College | Cost: $Free

 Join us at Vermilion Regional Centre to get the latest updates on regional commission updates, farm management tips and agronomic information.

The keynote speaker for the day will be the Sprayers Guy, Tom Wolf presenting on recirculating booms and optical spot spraying.

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Agenda

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.         Registration 

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.         Alberta Pulse Growers Business Meeting 

9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.       Wheat and Barley Agronomy Update – Sheri Strydhorst, Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions 

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.     Break sponsored by Farm Credit Canada 

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.     Insect Report – Boyd Mori, University of Alberta   

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.      How much pesticide are we wasting and how can this be reduced? – Tom Wolf, Agrimetrics   

11:45 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.      Lunch  

12:45p.m. – 1:00 p.m.        Crop Insurance Update -  Agriculture Financial Services Corporation

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.         Alberta Wheat Commission Update 

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.         Amalgamation Update  

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.         Alberta Barley Update  

2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.        Closing Remarks