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February 2020

February 12 @ 8:15 am
Alberta Farmer Pesticide Applicator Certificate

February 12 @ 8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Alberta Farmer Pesticide Applicator Certificate or Re-certification Presented by Hamman Ag Research & Lethbridge County  Full course $110 The pest management regulatory rules are getting more stringent and require that only certified applicators can purchase a number of  pesticides. Companies, manufacturers  and grower organizations demand certification to obtain certain pesticides and grow commodities under contracts. A Farmer Applicator certificate will still be NECESSARY  as more Wholesalers and Retailers require certification. Applicators require re-certification every 5 years.   1-day course with manuals,…

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February 12 @ 8:30 am
Mental Health First Aid Certification

February 12 @ 8:30 am - February 13 @ 4:00 pm

  This complimentary Mental Health First Aid Certification two day course will give you the skills to support someone developing or dealing with a mental health concern or crisis. Mental Health First Aid is the help provided to a person developing a mental health problem, experiencing the worsening of an existing mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

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February 27 @ 4:00 pm
Farming Smarter Annual General Meeting

February 27 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us tonight! Our annual opportunity to share progress, thank our supporters and elect board members! Join us for an evening of dinner and visiting. Agenda 4 pm networking & refreshments 6 pm dinner 6:30 - 7 pm Annual General Meeting 7-8 pm back to networking and refreshments We very much appreciate the people who support us and we hope you can join us.  Dinner line at AGM is always an excited crowd!

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March 2020

March 5 @ 1:30 pm
Confident Conversations

March 5 @ 1:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Learn how to better deal with your emotions and anxiety and build your speaking confidence. Practice active listening skills and expressing one-self with clarity. Dr. Paul Mohapel has a doctorate in psychology/neuroscience and a master's degree in leadership and training. Dr. Mohapel brings a dynamic approach to speaking, incorporating humour, real-life examples, engaging exercises and hands-on applications. Deerfoot Inn & Casino, Calgary Workshop Fee $25 Register here

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March 10 @ 8:00 am
Farm Succession: Start Your Transition Journey

March 10 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

BDO invites you to an interactive seminar with farm transition experts, Elaine Froese and Brent VanParys. Elaine and Brent will inspire and help equip your farm family by offering insights in securing your legacy. Host Maggie Van Camp will take questions from you during the workshop and seek answers from BDO's transition team. Learn how to plan and prepare for the transition journey from Brent and gain insight on how to keep your family engaged, unstuck and on-track from Elaine.…

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March 11 @ 8:30 am
Farmer Pesticide Applicator Course

March 11 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Taber Legion, 5205 48 Ave
Taber, AB Canada
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pesticide warning

Hosted by Municipal District of Taber  at Taber Legion, 5205—48th Avenue Open to Lethbridge County residents Dates: March 11 April 8 Cost: $40 Includes course manual & lunch Call 403-223-3541 to register for this event

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March 12 @ 8:30 am
Cypress Conference

March 12 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede, 2055-21st Avenue SE, PO Box 1298
Medicine Hat,, T1A 7N1
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Medicine Hat Exhibition Grounds - Higdon Hall Conference Evaluation Agenda Time Presenter Topic 8:30-9 Registration & Tradeshow   9-9:30 Rob Dunn Local glyphosate research 9:30-10 Tim Romanow Water quality - Milk River 10-10:30 Break & Tradeshow   10:30-11:15 Tom Jensen Nutrient management following drought 11:15-12 Kelly Cooley Invasive plants 12-1 Lunch & Tradeshow   1-1:15 Lisa Kowalchuk A Unified Voice for Agriculture 1:15-1:45 Mike Gretzinger Regional silage trial 1:45-2:15 Break & Tradeshow   2:15-2:45 Ken Coles Build a biobed 2:45-3:30…

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April 2020

April 8 @ 8:30 am
Farmer Pesticide Applicator Course

April 8 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Taber Legion, 5205 48 Ave
Taber, AB Canada
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pesticide warning

Hosted by Municipal District of Taber  at Taber Legion, 5205—48th Avenue Open to Lethbridge County residents Date: April 8 Cost: $40 Includes course manual & lunch Call 403-223-3541 to register for this event

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June 2020

June 11 @ 8:00 am
Lethbridge Plot Hop

June 11 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Farming Smarter, 211034 Hwy 512
Lethbridge County, AB T1J 5N9 Canada
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With the recent announcement by Alberta Health Services that outdoor events can have up to 40 participants, we're offering a limited number of tickets for people to join us in the field for this event. All online registrations for this event close Tuesday, June 9 at 1 pm Farming Smarter will still Live Stream this event and make it interactive. We will use Microsoft Teams to Live Stream each speaker as a separate event. You can tune in for 1…

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June 25 @ 8:30 am
Lethbridge Plot Hop June 25

June 25 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Farming Smarter, 211034 Hwy 512
Lethbridge County, AB T1J 5N9 Canada
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A full day of agronomic information in-person and live streamed. Don't delay getting your tickets! We’re offering a limited number of tickets for people to join us in the field for this event. Farming Smarter will still Live Stream this event and make it interactive. We will use Microsoft Teams to Live Stream each speaker as a separate event. You can tune in for 1 presentation, a selection of them or the whole day. If you select 3 or 4…

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