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Events

Prairie Cereals Summit

Date: December 07 - 09 @ 12:00 p.m. - 10:30 a.m. | Location: Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel | Cost: $299.00
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Wednesday, December 7, 2022

The Alberta Room

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.                  Registration

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.                    Policy Power Hour

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.                    Alberta Barley Annual General Meeting (AGM)

*Please note, while all are welcome to attend the AGM portion of the Prairie Cereals Summit, only directors and delegates are able to vote on resolutions.

Beer Tasting

7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Beer tasting with local breweries 

Thursday, December 8, 2022

The Alberta Room

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast 

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Registration

9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Opening Remarks – Tara Sawyer, Alberta Barley and Greg Sears, Alberta Wheat Commission

9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Alberta's 2022 economic outlook – JP Gervais, Farm Credit Canada

10:10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Plot2Farm: Year three results Fertilizer Presentations – Jeremy Boychyn, Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions

10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Coffee Break 

10:50 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. Female Leaders in Agriculture: Making a difference for generations to come- Cami Ryan, Social Scientist, Jennifer Marchand, Government and Industry Relations Leader, Emily Pearce Rayner, Senior Government Industry Affairs Manager and Trish Jordan, Government and Industry Affairs Leader, moderated by Syeda Khurram.

12:00 p.m.  - 1:00 p.m.  Lunch sponsored by FCC

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch 

1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Farmer Influencer Panel: Balancing the farmer perspective in a social media world - Quick Dick McDick, John Kowalchuk and Learning Ag from Mady

1:50 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.  Optimize the value of every bushel - Alain Goubau, Combyne Ag

2:10 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Provincial Outlook and Poll Analysis – Janet Brown, Janet Brown Opinion Research and Kelly Cryderman, Globe and Mail moderated by Shannon Sereda

3:00 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.  Coffee Break sponsored by Bayer

3:20 p.m. – 4:20 p.m.  Why I didn't say anything – Sheldon Kennedy, Former NHL Player and farmer

4:20 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.   Closing Remarks – Tara Sawyer, Alberta Barley and Greg Sears, Alberta Wheat Commission

5:45 p.m.- 6:45 p.m. Reception

6:45 p.m. – 9:45 p.m. Banquet and entertainment – Bob Cates, Comedy in Motion

Friday, December 9, 2022 

Cascade Room

8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Breakfast

For more information about Prairie Cereals Summit

Stacy Zimmer

szimmer@albertawheatbarley.com 

587.216.0189

Accommodations

Call Fairmont's In-House Reservations team at 1-833-762-6866. If our In-House team is not available, the call will automatically be forwarded to our Global Reservations Centre or use the link below:

Link to hotel block

For more information about Prairie Cereal Summit

Email Stacy Zimmer