GWFA Upcoming Events
Introduction to Stock Dogs
Date: March 15, 2023
Location: Rimbey Agrium Centre
Are you just getting started with stock dogs or are thinking about it?
Then this Full Day Event is for YOU!
Join experienced stock dog breeder, trainer, rancher and competitor, Jolie Vermette from Outlook, SK to learn more about:
- Stock dogs purpose and selection
- Dog management and expectations
- Training the dog, handler, and the livestock
- Producer experience and lessons
- Arena demonstration with dogs and cattle!
Managment Alternatives for Soil Health (MASH)
Date: March 24, 2023
Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: Leduc Location TBA
A day of balanced learning about soil health, featuring complementing perspectives from scientists and farmers.
THE SCIENCE PERSPECTIVE:
Dr. James White – How plants use soil bacteria to obtain nutrients
Dr. Mir M. Seyedbagheri – Humic products and balancing mineral nutrients for soil health
THE FARMER PERSPECTIVE:
Shorty Fensky – Using bioreactor for developing biological soil amendments
Rick Bieber – Utilizing various soil health strategies to enhance production efficiency and quality
GWFA AGM and Dinner
Date: June 22, 2023
Location: Heritage Centre, Cremona
We are mixing business with pleasure as we celebrate GWFA’s 39th year!
Our special guest speaker is already polishing his boots and growing out his trademark beard in time for GWFA Annual General Meeting and Dinner.
Dickson Delorme, @QuickDickMcDick is a Canadian farmer, comedian and YouTuber. Based in Saskatchewan, Dickson produces videos about Canadian politics and farming issues.
Check out some of his hilarious videos and make plans to join us on on June 22 for GWFA AGM followed by an evening of laughs and entertainment.