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Powering Your Profits - Lacombe
Tue, 22 November 2016, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM MST
Join Alberta Canola Director Terry Young for a day designed to make you more profitable.
Tuesday, November 22
Lacombe Memorial Centre
9:00 am to 3:00pm
No charge to attend. Lunch is provided.
Merle Good, Independent Farm Management Adviser
Protecting Those Hard Earned Profits! You have powered your way to some profits, how do you protect them? The presentation will focus briefly on steps for protecting what you have, a new plan on how to start turning over the farm to the next generation without risking it all and conclude with some discussion about new traps in joint ownership of farm land (and other property) resulting from two recent court decisions.
Murray Hartman, Provincial Oilseed Specialist, Alberta Agriculture & Forestry
Seeding for Profit: Updated Plant Density and Seeding Rate Targets The history of canola seeding rate recommendations will be highlighted. Updated results from analysis of many experiments on hybrid canola plant density and yield will be presented. In combination with economic factors, revised targets for plant stand and seeding rate will be shown.
Dan Orchard, Agronomy Specialist Canola Council of Canada
Getting Agronomic Bang for Your Bucks - Dan will discuss the agronomic practices that are delivering results for growers today as well as what you can do to manage potential threats to help keep your canola production profitable into the future.
Mike Jubinville, Senior Analyst, ProFarmer Canada
Seeing the Forest for the Trees There is plenty of focus on daily grain market oscillation, but the big picture outlook may be telling us a different story. Big crops globally are being matched by big demand.
Visit albertacanola.com/event/lacombe-2016 for complete details