Agricultural Events

Across Canada

  • Agricultural Excellence Conference

    Our Vision: Canadian Farmers are world leaders for a sustainable future through farm business management excellence. Our Mission: To cultivate excellent Canadian farm business management, through awareness and adoption of beneficial management practices.

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  • Canadian Association of Farm Advisors

    CAFA provides our members with: - educational programs, materials, seminars, lectures and conferences - professional standards and eventual certification. Our members make a stronger commitment to the farm sector than their peers - networking opportunities through our local monthly chapters and national events - potential clientele and referral sources - familiarity with the range of issues and professional services available to address client concerns

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  • Canadian Forage and Grassland Association

    Formed in 2010 to provide a national voice for all Canadians who produce hay and forage products and for those whose production is dependent upon forage and grassland production, the main role of the CFGA is to uphold the robust forage industry and realize the potential of the domestic and export forage market.

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  • Canadian Seed Trade Association

    CSTA is a national trade association that brings together more than 130 members engaged in all aspects of seed research, production, and marketing and trade, both domestically and internationally.

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  • Canadian Special Crops Association Convention

    The Canadian Special Crops Association hosts the Pulse & Special Crops Convention in a different city each year. The largest event of its kind in North America, the convention provides opportunities to network and discuss important issues impacting the pulse and special crops industry.

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  • Canola Council of Canada's Annual Convention

    The Canola Council is the first industry association in Canada to encompass all links in the value chain. Together, we are building on the strengths of canola, Canada's greatest agricultural success story.

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  • CPMA Convention and Trade Show

    The Annual Convention & Trade Show is CPMA’s keystone event and Canada’s largest event dedicated to the fruit and vegetable industry. A unique forum for industry leaders to enhance their business opportunities in Canada through an exceptional combination of education and networking opportunities. The show attracts over 3000 participants from all segments of the produce supply chain and showcases produce from around the world.

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  • FCC Ag Knowledge Exchange

    FCC Ag Knowledge Exchange events are free, farm management workshops and seminars presented across Canada. Get practical tips from industry experts on business, finance and sector-specific topics. Fuel your success with a workshop near you.

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  • FCC AgOutlook

    Understand trends, seize opportunities Get insight into what’s coming – and learn what it means to you – from leading experts, and be refuelled to grow and improve your farm business this year.

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  • FFCC Farm Progress Forum

    Farm Progress Forum presented by Farm Credit Canada, brings some of the top minds in agriculture, technology, business and operations to Canada’s Farm Progress show for a series of keynote presentations. Running throughout the show, these presentations provide an opportunity to stay up-to-date on the latest in innovation and emerging technology.

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Alberta

  • 4-H Alberta

    Today’s exciting 4-H program gives urban and rural youth and adults life-long skills such as co-operation, leadership, interpersonal relations, critical thinking, decision making, organization, public speaking and community service.

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  • Advancing Women Conference Lifeskills for Leadership - Women in Ag Conference

    AWC is created for every woman who is passionate about agriculture and food, whether you are a university student studying agriculture, producer, rancher, entrepreneur, representative of a grower association or corporate agribusiness.

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  • Ag for Life Harvest Gala

    The Ag for Life Harvest Gala is a one of a kind event that brings the agriculture community together to celebrate the role agriculture plays in our lives and the hard work and dedication of Alberta producers.

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  • Aggie Days

    AGGIE DAYS - FAMILY DAYS are a free educational experience for families. Come and see real farm animals, and find out where your food comes from!

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  • Alberta Livestock Expo

    Alberta is one of the most exciting and important areas for animal agriculture in Canada. The Alberta Livestock Expo gives people an opportunity to learn about new and innovative products and services, meet up with old friends, and make new ones. If you do business in Alberta’s animal agriculture sector, the Alberta Livestock Expo is a good place for you to connect with industry colleagues, customers, and prospects.

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  • Alberta Pork Congress

    The Alberta Pork Congress is a not-for-profit association created to provide a forum for the pork industry to showcase their products and services. For 40 years we have provided social and networking opportunities in addition to the tradeshow. The tradeshow has been both proactive and reactive to the past, present and future of the industry.

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  • Banff Pork Seminar

    The Banff Pork Seminar is a technology transfer meeting for the pork industry that has been held in Banff, Alberta, Canada since 1972. The conference program is coordinated by the Department of Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Science, University of Alberta, in cooperation with Alberta Pork, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry and other pork industry representatives.

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  • Calgary Bull Sale

    The Calgary Bull Sale is the benchmark for other bull sales across the prairie provinces. The Calgary Bull Sale often stands alone as the largest sale in terms of volume sold. The sale attracts Alberta's top quality bulls and offers bulls to meet all ranchers' budgets.

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  • Calgary Stampede

    The purpose of the Agriculture Media committee is to inform and educate urban and rural audiences about agriculture programs and events and to act as a liaison between the agriculture committees and the media. Our mission is to provide strategic communications guidance for the ten days of Stampede to inspire people to think, promote and educate agriculture.

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  • Canadan Finals Rodeo

    The Canadian Finals Rodeo is the national championship professional rodeo in Canada. The CFR takes place in early-November and is the final event of the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association season. It offers one of the richest purses in Canadian rodeo, usually worth over C$1,000,000.

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  • Drayton Valley & District Agricultural Society

    The Bench Show has also been part of the Ag Society annual events since the beginning. A Bench Show awards excellence in the Make it, Bake it, & Grow it categories. Art, photography, fruit, vegetables, baking, preserves, sewing, knitting, quilting, woodwork, hobbies and more are part of a fair event.

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  • Farm Forum Event

    Farm Forum Event brought to you by Agri-Trend and Trimble. This Learn & Grow event will have several breakout sessions where attendees can learn about a broad range of topics, all focused on farming operations efficiency and effectiveness of decisions.

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  • Farm Tech Conference

    The FarmTech™ Foundation of Alberta is a registered not-for-profit society committed to agricultural extension, specifically crop production and farm management. The members of the Foundation are the same as the host groups of the FarmTech™ Conference: Alberta Canola, Alberta Pulse Growers, Alberta Barley, Alberta Wheat Commission, and the Alberta Seed Growers’ Association.

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  • Farmfair International

    For 45 years, Northlands has produced Farmfair International, one of Canada's top agricultural shows, where international guests come to the Edmonton Region to show and sell top quality livestock, make important connections, share knowledge and build the industry.

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  • Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede

    A tradition since 1887 ... a legacy for the future. The Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede is more than a rodeo. There are many events sure to please young and old alike.

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  • Ponoka Stampede

    The Ponoka Stampede is among the five largest rodeos in the world for payouts and the PBR event is the largest single day bull-riding event in the world, attracting competitors from across Canada, the United States and Australia.

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  • The Mane Event

    For over 13 years The Mane Event has hosted some of the best and most knowledgeable horse trainers and educators from North America and beyond! With the help of our trade show exhibitors and attendees we have become Canada’s largest horse expo. We pride ourselves on providing education on cutting edge training methods, equine health, equine entertainment and of course the largest and most diverse equine only trade show in Canada.

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  • UCVM Beef Cattle Conference

    The University of Calgary is thrilled to invite you to participate in The Summit! This event combines the International Symposium on Beef Cattle Welfare and the UCVM Beef Cattle Conference

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  • Western Canadian Dairy Seminar

    Please join us at the 37th Western Canadian Dairy Seminar in Red Deer, Alberta. The seminar is a place to gather the latest information in dairy production and technology advances. This seminar is designed for people who want to improve their knowledge and decision-making abilities in dairy production and management.

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British Columbia

  • British Columbia Fruit Growers

    We are an industry association representing BC fruit growers’ interests through activities which include lobbying governments for positive change to risk management programs, such as crop insurance and the Net Income Stabilization Program, and providing services and products to growers.

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  • Canadian Angus National Convention

    The Canadian Angus Foundation functions to preserve and expand the Angus breed for future generations through education, youth development, scientific and market research, and historical restoration.

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  • EAT Vancouver Food and Cooking Festival

    The 16th annual EAT! Vancouver Food + Cooking Festival is one of Canada’s most anticipated premium world-class culinary festivals in support of Project CHEF. Attracting attendees throughout North America, the 2018 EAT! Experience a culinary experience like none other from this year’s events including: EAT! Dinner Series, EAT! Harvest, EAT! Pastry, EAT! Expert Classes, and the all new EAT! Vancouver Fine Cognac.

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  • Interior Provincial Exhibition

    THE IPE STRIVES TO DEVELOP, MAINTAIN AND PROMOTE A SUSTAINABLE DYNAMIC COMMUNITY EVENT FOCUSING PRIMARILY ON AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION AND AWARENESS. All ages will enjoy the parade, competitions, interactive displays, the spectacular rodeo, and the down home charm of both the fair and community.

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  • Maan Farms Easter Egg-Stravaganza

    We're family focused and always thinking of new ways to share a part of our lives with the community. Our strong belief in home style hospitality, leads us to treat every guest as if we are personally inviting them into our home. With a welcoming nature, rooted in our cultural heritage, guests are guaranteed a fun farm experience that stands out amongst our neighbors.

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  • Mane Event

    The Mane Event is a family owned enterprise that has been in business since 2004 when the first Mane Event, Equine Education and Trade Fair was held at Heritage Park in Chilliwack, BC. The objective of the Mane Event is to encourage riders and horse owners to expand their knowledge and maybe even try a new discipline.

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  • Pacific Agricultural Show

    The Pacific Agriculture Show will showcase the latest and most innovative equipment and technology for the agriculture industry. Join thousands of farmers and agri-food producers in comparing and investigating what over 300 exhibitors have to make your operation more efficient.

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Manitoba

  • Canadian Limousin Association/CJLA Impact Show

    The Canadian Limousin Association (CLA) is a non-profit, member-owned organization. Our primary function is to maintain the pedigree herdbook of Limousin cattle in Canada. We are committed to the betterment of the Limousin breed by way of performance programs, research, education, advertising & promotion. Our goal is to add value to the commercial beef industry through the infusion of Limousin genetics into progressive crossbreeding programs.

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  • Crop Connect Conference

    CropConnect will run for two days offering a wide range of speakers, access to crop specific information, a tradeshow, and a banquet. The event will also include the eight participating organizations’ Annual General Meetings.

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  • Livestock Expo

    Agricultural extravaganza with shows and exhibits, auctions, Kids World and Manitoba Rodeo Championship finals.

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  • Manitoba Ag Days

    The Manitoba Ag Days show is an exposition of agricultural production expertise, technology, and equipment that attracts exhibitors and visitors from across Canada and the United States of America.

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  • Manitoba Beef & Forage Day's

    Beef and Forage Days is an annual event hosted by Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development, the Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association and the Manitoba Cattle Producers Association. The event brings out approximately 1,000 producers who are interested in gaining insight into beef and forage production, grazing management, herd health and more. High profile speakers deliver current, relevant information on many beef and forage issues. As well, exhibitors are on hand to show new products and provide assistance with existing products.

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  • Manitoba Beef Producers AGM

    The meeting is an opportunity to engage with MBP directors and fellow producers, debate issues that affect your bottom line, and set policy which will impact the future of your industry. We encourage all producers and beef industry stakeholders to attend.

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  • Manitoba Young Farmers Conference

    The goal of the conference is to challenge young farmers to reflect on what it means to be successful now, and in the future, and how to achieve these goals. The conference will encourage young farmers to gain insight on the tools available for managing farm finances, succession planning and what it means to be a great leader. The event will provide an opportunity for young farmers to network and build relationships with other young producers.

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  • Manitoba's Stampede & Exhibition

    The Manitoba Stampede and Exhibition is Manitoba’s only Pro- Rodeo, it all started in 1964 with a handshake and a dream to be the largest rodeo east if the Calgary Stampede; each year the Board Members and the Staff of the Valley Agricultural Society work hard at realizing this dream. As we work toward achieving that goal we are proud to host and showcase some of the top names in bull riding, bronco-busting, tie down roping, bareback riding, steer wrestling, ladies barrel racing, and team roping.

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  • Prairie Organics: Think Whole Farm

    Join Manitoba’s organic sector for two days of in-depth training in Brandon, Manitoba. With keynote addresses, breakout sessions on organic livestock, crop, and vegetable production, and networking opportunities.

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  • Rock the Harvest

    Featuring Manitoba talent, Rock the Harvest is a fundraising partnership between Sprucedale Industries and the Manitoba Agricultural Museum.

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  • Royal Manitoba Winter Fair

    Whether you’re a visitor or an exhibitor, The Winter Fair in Brandon is jam-packed with home-grown fun and the best in agriculture entertainment. For 136 years, this event has been a national gathering place for breeders, growers, and exhibitors. Something for all ages, the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair is the perfect place to shop, learn and spend time with friends and family.

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New Brunswick

  • Atlantic Farm Mechanization Show

    The biannual Atlantic Agricultural Mechanization Show, which has been loyally supported by the agricultural community since 1975, welcomes exhibitors directly related to the Agriculture sector. With over 160 exhibitors, there is something for everyone, whether you’re representing a multi-national operation, running a large tract farm, or managing a small family farm, organic farm, hobby farm, a small urban plot or a community garden.

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Nova Scotia

  • Nova Scotia Fruit Growers' Association Annual Conference

    The Nova Scotia Fruit Growers’ Association(NSFGA) hosts an Annual Convention in January every year. This is an opportunity for the industry to showcase new products, innovations, research and methods. Every year the NSFGA Convention includes special guest speakers that offer a wealth of industry knowledge. This event is not to be missed!

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Ontario

  • Advanced Farm Management Program

    The Advanced Farm Management (AFMP) program is designed for Ontario farm business owners and managers who want to elevate their management skills. AFMP provides a unique combination of advanced farm business management training and a practical approach that can be immediately applied to your farm.

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  • Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference - IRIS Meck Communications

    AWC is created for every woman who is passionate about agriculture and food, whether you are a university or college student studying agriculture, producer, rancher, entrepreneur, representative of a grower association or corporate agribusiness.

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  • Bakery Showcase

    Bakery Showcase trade show & conference was established in 1965, it is Canada's largest & ONLY baking industry specific B2B event that includes a trade show, educational seminars & workshops and other social programs. The event has been designed to provide a forum and platform where baking and food industry including foodservice can meet on a common ground and conduct business.

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  • Canadian Dairy Expo

    The Canadian Dairy XPO (CDX) is a professional tradeshow for dairy producers and their families to see the latest in innovation and be educated on producing safe nutritious dairy products. CDX is held at the Stratford Rotary Complex, in Perth County – which has the highest concentration of dairy farms in Canada.

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  • Canadian Global Crop Symposium

    As a delegate, at the 2018 Canadian Global Crops Symposium you will: Have an opportunity to meet with presidents and CEOs of many of Canada’s largest agribusiness corporations Network and build strategic partnerships with grain merchants who represent Canada’s leading commodity exporters Hear discussions on the road ahead in research, policy, trade and where Canadian crops will be in 2030 Learn how Canadian grain producers are stepping up investment and productivity through adoption of new technologies to meet world market demand Gain insight into the future diversification and growth of Canada’s crop-based agriculture

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  • Chicken Farmers of Ontario

    Chicken Farmers of Ontario (CFO) represents more than 1,300 family run farms that collectively ensure Ontario consumers enjoy a reliable supply of safe, healthy, high quality, Ontario-grown chicken.

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  • Dairy Farmers of Canada

    The Canadian dairy sector is a dynamic and consistent contributor in every province; there’s reinvestment and spin-offs throughout the agri-food value chain and social fabric of Canada’s rural communities.

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  • East Central Farm Show

    The East Central Farm Show is the largest indoor farm show in Central Ontario. It is organized annually by the East Central Soil and Crop Association.

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  • ECO Farm Day

    Eastern Ontario's premier farm conference. Farmers rely on Eco Farm Day for the best training, information, and commerce opportunities.

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  • Farm Smart Agricultural Conference and Beef Symposium

    The products & topics discussed belong to Agriculture & Forestry, Plant, Machinery & Equipment industries.

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  • International Plowing Match

    The International Plowing Match (IPM) is North America's largest outdoor agricultural and rural expo. It usually attracts over 150,000 visitors over the 5-day event. It has several attractions in which visitors can go to, including the plow fields, Tented City, and the RV park.

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  • Just Food Farm Events & Workshops

    Just Food is a local, non-profit, community-based organization that works on both rural and urban food and farming issues in Ottawa and the surrounding region

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  • Markham Fair

    Markham Fair is one of Canada oldest country fairs. Since 1844 the fair has been providing the community with a showcase for talents and products in a friendly competitive spirit. Markham Fair hosts upwards of 60,000 attendees and approximately 3,000 exhibitors will enter more than 10,000 items, which will be judged and put on display during the fair. Other forms of entertainment include a horse pull, demolition derby, tractor pull, midway rides, livestock shows and displays of farm animals.

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  • Ontario Canola Growers Association Annual Meeting

    The Ontario Canola Growers Association strives to support Ontario canola producers through direction of canola related research, communication of canola production and research information and producer education. The association also strives to act as Ontario canola growers' voice to industry and government.

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  • Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention

    The Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention is an annual gathering of horticultural crop producers involved in the production of fruits and vegetables. OFVC is attended by a cross section of the horticultural sector including government, industry, business, consultants, producers, associations, researchers and educators. The 2-day convention features a great lineup of horticultural experts, educational sessions, trade show exhibitors and great networking opportunities.

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  • Ontario Pork Congress

    The Ontario Pork Congress continues to evolve and provide value to the Canadian Pork industry. Our mission is to bring together all segments of the pork industry in order to showcase the technologies, services, wares, products, programs and related resources. It is also to promote the health and well being of Ontario’s pork production, which might include welfare, carcass qualities, quality controls, environmental limits and farm safety.

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  • Ottawa Valley Farm Show

    The Ottawa Valley Seed Growers Association is a not-for-profit organization which provides a forum to disseminate modern agricultural information and promote effective management techniques in the Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec agricultural community.

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  • Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

    The Royal remains the main event in agricultural calendar for farmers, horse lovers, live stock breeders, food lovers, and visitors young and old. Being the largest indoor combined international equestrian competition and agricultural fair means that this fun comes in extra large doses.

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  • Stratford Garlic Festival

    The Stratford Kiwanis Club cares about our community and has worked tirelessly to provide a timely, world-class event that showcases and supports local agriculture. This support has been integral in raising awareness and building markets for garlic growers across Ontario.

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Quebec

  • Bakery Congress

    The Baking Association of Canada (BAC) is Canadian national baking industry association governed by the members. Our mission is to empower our members in providing nutritious and delicious baked goods to consumers in Canada and around the world through leading public policy, knowledge transfer and networking.

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  • Canadian Fertilizer Institute

    Fertilizer Canada represents manufacturers, wholesale and retail distributors of nitrogen, phosphate, potash and sulphur fertilizers. The fertilizer industry plays an essential role in Canada’s economy, contributing over $12 billion annually and 12,000 jobs

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  • Le Salon de L'Agriculture

    The Agricultural Show Foundation was created in 1996 with the mission to promote the development of agriculture in Quebec.

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  • Mondial de la Biere

    A unique and friendly tasting event, it is considered a doorway to the brewing industry in Quebec and around the world. In addition to its professional side, enriched by the Mbeer conference, the Mbeer school of bierology and the Greg Noonan Mbeer Contest, the festival offers visitors an education about beer.

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Saskatchewan

  • Ag in Motion

    Ag in Motion, Western Canada’s first outdoor farm expo, is situated on 320 acres of prime agricultural land, just 15 minutes northwest of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The annual expo will feature live demonstrations of field equipment, crop plots and interactive agribusiness exhibits showcasing the products and services relevant to your business.

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  • Agri Vision

    A two day interactive information event that features tradeshow, keynote speakers, seminars, demonstrations, and special events for the agriculture industry. This event brings under one roof the latest information on both grain and cattle industries.

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  • Canada's Farm Progress Show

    The only place you can see the latest and greatest in precision agriculture equipment and technology! Join more than 40,000 attendees and 700 exhibitors from around the world. Canada’s Farm Progress Show connects local producers and international customers with the latest in dryland farming equipment, technology and innovation.

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  • Canadian Western Agribition

    This is the best beef show on the continent and the largest livestock show in Canada. The show is anchored by beef cattle and features horses, bison, sheep, goats, and an extensive agribusiness trade show. Canadian Western Agribition is a blend of agriculture, Indigenous culture, and festive entertainment, featuring live music, shopping, and food. The event also hosts evening pro rodeo performances for action-packed entertainment!

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  • Canola Discovery Forum

    canolaPALOOZA 2018 is a FREE fun learning event for canola producers. There will be hands-on plots as well as researchers and extension specialists to talk with. There will be food trucks set up to purchase lunch from.

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  • Crop Sphere

    The conference features sessions on market outlook, research, and agronomy, along with sessions specific to each crop.

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  • Farming for ....Profit?

    "Farming for ... Profit?" NAFTA & Trade Expansion 25th Annual International Moose Jaw Conference

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  • Saskatchewan Equine Expo

    The objective is to present equine related lectures, presentations, demonstrations, entertainment and opportunities focusing on the Equine Industry. Whether participants and spectators are amateurs or professionals, they will experience the newest products, techniques and technology.

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  • Western Canadian Crop Production Show

    The Western Canadian Crop Production Show has become Western Canada’s premier grain industry showcase by presenting information to producers on the latest technology, services, and products

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