Conference 2019

Map to Turvey Centre Register for Conference 2019

8:00 am

Registration Opens

8:45 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:00 am

Benefits of Legume Pastures in Beef Cattle Systems
Dr. H.A. (Bart) Lardner, PAg, Animal and Poultry Science, University of Saskatchewan

9:30 am

Climate Policy and the Changing Economics of Soil Management
Dr. Tristan Skolrud, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Saskatchewan

10:00 am

Understanding Soil Variability
Lyle Cowell, MAg, PAg, CCA, Manager of Agronomy Services, Nutrien Ag Solutions

10:30 am

Refreshment and Networking Break

10:45 am

Keynote Speaker: Regenerative Agriculture Builds Resilience Through Soil Biology
Dr. Kris Nichols, Soil Microbiologist and Founder, KRIS Systems, Mertztown, Pennsylvania

12:05 pm

Luncheon

1:00 pm

Mixed Grain Intercropping - The Value Proposition
Lana Shaw, PAg, MSc, Research Manager, South East Research Farm, Redvers, SK

1:30 pm

1:50 pm

2:10 pm

Organics on Our Farm
Cody Straza, Producer, Upland Organics, Wood Mountain, SK

Sustainability and Advocacy on Our Farm
Adrienne Ivey, Producer, Ituna, SK

Cattle and Regenerative Agriculture on Our Farm
Duane Thompson, Producer, Tee Two Land and Cattle, Kelliher, SK

2:30 pm

Producer Panel
Moderated by Jocelyn Velestuk, Producer, Agronomy Consultant, SSCA Director

3:00 pm

Refreshment and Networking Break

3:15 pm

Are Farmers the New 1%: Reflections on the Social Licence Movement in Agriculture
Dr. Rene Van Acker, Professor & Dean, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph

3:45 pm

Wrap-up

4:00 pm

SSCA AGM

CCAs: Approval pending for 5.5 CEUs

CCSCs: Approval pending for 5.5 CEUs

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