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July 2020

July 9, 2020 @ 8:00 am
Farming Smarter Field School

July 9, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Farming Smarter, 211034 Hwy 512
Lethbridge County, AB T1J 5N9 Canada
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Please Register Early! With Alberta Health Services restrictions lifted, you can come for the networking in a safe, outdoor environment and have a Learning Adventure too. But we really need people to commit early as we can't take last minute registrations this year. In-person attendees get our new Farming Smarter bandanas! Don't sit on the fence and miss out! Although if you are sitting on the fence, tune in for the Virtual Experience! You can watch from wherever you're comfortable…

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July 23, 2020 @ 8:00 am
July 23 Plot Hop

July 23, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Farming Smarter, 211034 Hwy 512
Lethbridge County, AB T1J 5N9 Canada
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Please Register Early! With Alberta Health Services restrictions lifted, you can come for the networking in a safe, outdoor environment and have a Learning Adventure too. But we really need people to commit early as we can’t take last minute registrations this year. In-person attendees get our new Farming Smarter bandanas! Don’t sit on the fence and miss out! Although if you’re sitting on the fence, tune in for the Virtual Experience! You can watch from wherever you’re comfortable and…

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August 2020

August 13, 2020 @ 8:30 am
Target Your Connection

August 13, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sandman Signature Lethbridge Lodge, 320 Scenic Dr S
Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B4 Canada

Communication Workshop "Oh, archer with your bowstring tight. Won't you let go with your shaft of light." Shawn Phillips, Song for Sagitarius Target your Connection is a step above beginner communication tools and strategy. Led by Lynda D. Kavanagh of WOW Communications & Training Corp. Learn the difference between branding, marketing and sales. Develop your story and online personality. Use the tools you learn here to identify and understand your customers so you know how to talk with them online…

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August 15, 2020 @ 10:30 am
Open Farm Day

August 15, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Farming Smarter, 211034 Hwy 512
Lethbridge County, AB T1J 5N9 Canada
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Always a great day with family in the field! Learn, experience and take home a little ag knowledge The event is FREE as always, but we must include some restrictions this year that go beyond normal operations. We're sure you understand. Registrations closed at 10 pm Friday night!!! However, we will still allow people to enter or join a wagon ride if there is space. We will allow non-registered people to enter IF we can.  This year we have to limit…

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December 2020

December 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am
Farm Cash Webinar

December 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Register Here If you are a producer looking for 0 % interest loan join BRRG Dec. 1 to learn about FarmCash.  

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December 2, 2020 @ 8:00 am
Virtual Conference & Trade Show

December 2, 2020 @ 8:00 am - December 3, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

Link for Registered Virtual Conference Attendees Home Countdown   createSection({ event: 'FSConference', section: '51938', height: 200, resize: false, popup: false, }); Home Information   createSection({ event: 'FSConference', section: '51939', height: 500, resize: false, popup: false, }); Speaker Cards   createSection({ event: 'FSConference', section: '51940', height: 950, resize: false, popup: false, });   Conference 2020 agenda pdf download Go to the Ritchie Bros online 4H auction and bid like crazy! All proceeds support Alberta Southern Region 4H clubs! Support our youth!…

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March 2021

March 4 @ 8:00 am
Pesticide Applicator Workshop

March 4 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
tractor with spray boom

Virtual Pesticide Applicator Workshop Thank you to all the people that registered for the virtual pesticide applicator workshop March 4, 2021. If you registered by Feb. 28 midnight, you should have received an email from Jamie (jamie@farmingsmarter.com) by now. If you haven't, please let her know. If you registered AFTER Feb. 28 midnight, you will receive an email by 5 pm March 3, 2021 with log in information. We will host the event through Microsoft Teams. Once you click the…

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June 2021

June 24 @ 8:55 am
Virtual Field School

June 24 @ 8:55 am - 4:00 pm
Farming Smarter, 211034 Hwy 512
Lethbridge County, AB T1J 5N9 Canada
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Ken Coles monosem plot hop

Join Farming Smarter and invited experts for a virtual field school based on agronomic research taking place in southern Alberta. FSFS 2021 agenda pdf Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) Pesticide Applicator - applied for 2 Pest Management Credits CCA  Nutrient Management - 1 Crop Management - 2 Integrated Pest Management - 2 Soil & Water Management - 0.5 9am Mike Gretzinger, Farming Smarter Research Coordinator, is the small plot guy with a big heart. He coordinates all the field aspects of…

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July 2021

July 13 @ 9:00 am
Word on Winter Wheat

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Virtual Alberta Canada + Google Map
wheat producers

Sponsored by Virtual Workshop This free half-day workshop offers you fresh information about all things Winter Wheat.  CCA CEUs - Crop Management - 2.0 Welcome & introductions - Brian Kennedy & Jamie Puchinger Soulanges Mills - Elisabeth Vachon, Soulange Mills Elizabeth will provide an introduction to Soulanges Mills, the agronomical and baking advantages of using winter wheat as well as their contract process and price structure. New WW varieties - Rob Graf, AAFC Dr. Graf will provide an update on recent…

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July 22 @ 8:30 am
Lethbridge Plot Hop

July 22 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Farming Smarter, 211034 Hwy 512
Lethbridge County, AB T1J 5N9 Canada
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field day people

Come join us in the field for a day of hands on learning! Dr. Ben Ellert running a field session at Farming Smarter 2019 Field School. CEUs approved CCA Soil & Water Management – 2 Integrated Pest Management – 1 Crop Management – 3 Total – 6 Pesticide Applicator (pending approval) Application Technology – 1 Pest Management – 1 Total – 2 Topics and Speakers     Cover Crops Gurbir Dhillon Ph.D. Farming Smarter Research Scientist Gurbir designs innovative research…

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