Manitoba Ag Days
Organic @ AgDays - January 16
Located in the Upper Curling Club. Doors will open at 8 am for coffee and refreshments.
Panel 1: Advancements in Organics
8:30 AM – 9:30 PM
Join us for a discussion on the latest advancements in the Organic sector. Marika Dewar-Norosky, Executive Director, will cover the upcoming standards review and federal initiatives. Additionally, explore breakthroughs in Organic research.
Panel 2: Planning Improved Crop Rotations
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM
Engage in a conversation on enhancing cover crop rotations with insights from Ian Cushon of Moose Creek Organic Farm and Scott Beaton of Jackfish Creek Farm. Learn about their recent successes and challenges in their farming practices.
Panel 3: The Benefits of Livestock Integration in Crop Rotation
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Participate in a panel discussion on the advantages of integrating livestock into cropland. Discover how farmers are utilizing custom grazing within their rotations, harnessing the benefits without maintaining a herd.
11:30 PM – 12:30 PM
Check back later to register for lunch
If you are interested in sponsoring this year’s Ag Days event please email Marika@manitobaorganicalliance.com