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Organic Research Workshop

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Coast Hotel

905 North Service Rd E

Swift Current, SK S9H 3V1

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PROGRAM

  • Workshop & Tradeshow: 1:00pm-5:30pm, October 31st
  • Evening Social & Tradeshow: 7:00pm-9:30pm, October 31st
  • Workshop & Tradeshow: 8:00am-5:00pm, November 1st

Day 1 – Thursday, October 31

  • Program will include a producer panel of on-farm research project participants, panel and discussion about glyphosate contamination impacts for the organic sector, a grain buyer’s forum, adding value to SK-grown organic crops, and more.
  • Refreshments included with registration
  • Supper Break (supper not included with registration)
  • Reconvene for an evening social with live music, opportunity to network with workshop attendees in an informal setting.
  • Trade Show breaks will be scheduled throughout the afternoon and will continue during the evening social.

Day 2 – Friday, November 1

  • The organic research presentations will include: Cover crop blends and their impact on the following cash crop, intercropping with grain and forage crops, living mulches and their role in crop rotations, weed control, impact of agronomic practices on crop pathogens, rotations, tillage timing and intensity, relay continuous cropping, economic analysis of cropping systems, nitrogen use efficiency, development of perennial cereals, microorganisms for biocontrol of pathogens and increased plant growth, and more!
  • Lunch and refreshments included with registration
  • Trade show breaks will be scheduled throughout the program.

*Program subject to change slightly between now and event


REGISTRATION

TICKETS: $50.00 +GST (and eventbrite fees)

TO REGISTER ONLINE: Eventbrite OR CALL: 306-535-3456

Registration price includes both days. No individual day tickets available. No reduced ticket price for attending one day only.

For more information on program content or media inquiries contact: organics.swiftcurrent@gmail.com or phone 306-770-4459

ACCOMMODATIONS

Coast Hotel (Conference venue hotel): Guest Room rate of $108+taxes and fees will be held until October 25th. Mention the conference name “Organic Workshop” when you are booking your room. For reservations call: (306) 773-4643

Holiday Inn Express: (Near the conference venue hotel): Guest Room rate of $125+tax and fees will be held until October 11th. Mention the conference name “Organic Workshop” when you are booking your room. For reservations call: (306) 773-8288

*Reserve your room soon, as there is a hockey tournament in town that night so space will be limited!


SPONSORSHIP & TRADE SHOW

For sponsorship/trade show opportunities contact: deb@saskorganic.com or phone 306-535-3456

For a complete list of sponsor trade show vendors, visit http://saskorganics.org/event/organic-research-workshop-swift-current-sk/

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905 North Service Rd E

Swift Current, SK S9H 3V1

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