Oct. 31 Midwestern Ontario Ag Calendar

Livestock (Beef, Sheep and Goat) Biosecurity Workshop
November 1, 2016
Mount Forest, ON
10:00am -3:00pm

November 2-3
Ag 4.0: The Next Big Thing
Agricultural Summit and Innovation Tour
Meaford Hall

November 4-13 – Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

November 17th – CAFA Farm Tax Update
The Delta – Guelph

November 20-21 – Ontario Young Farmers Forum
International Plaza Hotel, Toronto
This annual event attracts some of the brightest and most innovative young farmers aged 18-40 from across the province in conjunction with the OFA annual meeting and convention.
Check out Ontario Young Farmers Forum on Facebook

November 29-30
Forage Focus Conference
29th Shakespeare Optimist Hall
30th Winchester Community Centre
Speaker – Soil Scientist and Agronomist Eric Young
(519) 986-1484 to register

November 29
Farm & Food Care Ontario
Real Dirt on Farming – Speakers’ Bureau
Trillium Mutual Insurance

November 30
The Role of Microbes in Soil
Free Workshop
St. Jacobs Lions Hall
1-4 p.m.
Register at ruralwater@grandriver.ca

Ontario Agriculture Roadshow
Managing Risk in 2017
9:30 am to 3:30 pm each day
Clinton Thursday, December 1
Keady Monday, December 5
Mitchell Wednesday, December 7
Walkerton Thursday, December 8
Fergus Friday, December 9

December 6 – FCC Forum
10:30am to 3:00pm
Speakers: Clara Hughes, Rex Murphy, Bruce Sellery
December 8
Bruce SCIA Annual Meeting
Paisley Community Centre

January 4-10
51st Annual Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week
Elmwood Community Centre,
38 Queen St W. Beef Day Jan 4; Dairy Day Jan 5; Goat Day Jan 6; Sheep Day Jan 7;
Horse Day Jan 8; Eco Day Jan 9; and Crops Day Jan 10.
Contact: 519-986-3756, info@greyagservices.ca or www.greyagservices.ca and click on the GBFW tab

January 6-20
GFO 2017 District Meeting schedule is now available. Meetings will be held across the province. For more information and the full schedule, visit www.GFO.ca

January 20
Farm Smart Conference on Compaction

January 21
Farm Smart Conference and Beef Symposium
University of Guelph

February 21-22
Innovative Farmers of Ontario Conference
London – Lamplighter Inn
Speakers: Jeffrey Reuter, Cameron Mills, Tom Mills, Steve Laroque and more.
Register at www.ifao.com