PC: Jasmine Boucher
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PC: Jasmine Boucher

Welcome to GWFA - The Forage Innovators

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

 


 

Cattle Marketing Workshop

 AUGUST 2 @ 9:00 AM

 CATTLE MARKETING WORKSHOP

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High Legume Pasture Tour August 22, 2017

 

 AUGUST 22 @ 8:00 AM

 COW-FORAGE

 GENTEC TOUR

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A one-day workshop on grid-tie solar options for Alberta farmers   It is becoming increasingly profitable for Alberta farmers to generate their own electricity and sell it to the grid, utilizing the renewable energy sources on available right on their property.  This one-day workshop will address this opportunity and cover solar electric system siting, installation, permitting process and economics.    Learning Objectives Participants will:  -	Understand how utility-intertie solar systems work -	Learn how to evaluate their site for equipment location and optimal productivity  -	Understand the steps to a completed installation including interfacing with a contractor, permitting agencies, utilities and government grants. -	See examples of equipment  -	Be introduced to case studies of successful farm-based solar systems including actual performance data. -	Examine the economic viability of a farm-based solar system -	Be provided with information on sources for equipment, installers and further resources  Class O

 OCTOBER 4, 2017 @ 9:30 AM

 SOLAR WORKSHOP

 GENERATING ELECTRICITY 

 FROM THE SUN

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Poster for grazing and soils conference

 DECEMBER 5-7

 WESTERN CANADIAN CONFERENCE

 ON SOIL & GRAZING

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