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Saskatchewan Seed Growers' Association 2020 Annual General Meeting

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Saskatoon Inn & Conference Centre

2002 Airport Drive

Saskatoon, SK S7L 6M4

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The Saskatchewan Seed Growers' Association (SSGA) are hosting our Annual General Meeting January 15-16, 2020 in Ballroom B at the Saskatoon Inn and Conference Centre, Saskatoon.

The agenda is as follows: (click here for a PDF version)

MONDAY, JANUARY 13

9:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite - Sponsored by FP Genetics

TUESDAY, JANUARY 14

9:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite - Sponsored by Discovery Seed Labs Ltd.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15

12:30 p.m. SSGA Annual Meeting Registration

AV Services - Sponsored by SeCan

Facilities - Sponsored by Syngenta Canada Inc.

1:00 p.m. SSGA Annual Business Meeting

2:15 p.m. New Varieties Update

  • Dr. Pierre Hucl, Crop Development Centre, University of Saskatchewan
  • Dr. Richard Cuthbert, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

2:45 p.m. Health Break - Sponsored by Lewis M. Carter Mfg. (Canada) Ltd.

3:15 p.m. What does the future look like for YOU in a National Seed Organization?

  • Chris Loreto and Jaiman Chin, StrategyCorp Inc.

5:15 p.m. Recess

6:00 p.m. Cocktail Hour - Sponsored by Nutrien Ag Solutions

7:00 p.m. Banquet and Awards Presentations

Banquet - Sponsored by BASF Canada Inc.

Wine - Sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal

9:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite - Sponsored by Farrell Agencies Ltd.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16

7:00 a.m. Breakfast - Sponsored by Seed Depot

7:30 a.m. Special Presentation: SSGA - The New Look!

8:00 a.m. Canadian Seed Growers’ Association Update

9:00 a.m. Pedigreed Seed: Quantity, Quality, Questions

  • Jason Danielson and Sandy Junek, Discovery Seed Labs Ltd.

9:30 a.m. Nominating Committee Report
Election of Officers

9:45 a.m. Health Break - Sponsored by Bayer SeedGrowth

10:15 a.m. Member to Member Session - SEED GROWERS ONLY
Moderator: Cathy Fedoruk, Past President, SSGA

11:35 a.m. Resolutions Committee Report

11:50 a.m. Adjournment

9:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite - Sponsored by Canterra Seeds

GENERAL SPONSORS

Nexeed Inc.

Grain Millers Canada Corp.

SGS BioVision

CropLife Canada

Scotia Bank

Alliance Seed Corporation

Prairie King Inspections Ltd.

Cornerstone Credit Union

Can-Seed Equipment Ltd.

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On-line registration for this event closes on January 14, 2020.

Hotel accommodation at the Saskatoon Inn & Conference Center will be booked on a first come-first serve basis and will fill up quickly. Attendees are responsible to make their own hotel reservations. Rooms can be booked by clicking this link http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=2481018&hotelID=6876 or by phoning 1-306-242-1440.

For more information or if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact:

Laurie M. Hayes, PAg, MSc, PMP
Executive Director
Saskatchewan Seed Growers Association
306-786-6266
saskseed@sasktel.net

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