Saskatchewan Livestock Association AGM breakfast

Saskatchewan Cattle Breeders Association AGM

Saskatchewan Angus Association AGM

Saskatchewan Limousin Association board of directors

Saskatchewan Hereford Association board of directors

 

 

 

 

SCHEDULE

  • Tuesday, January 23rd

    10:00 a.m.

    7:00 p.m.

    Saskatchewan Forage Council Board of Directors meeting

    SBIC 2018 Opening Reception

    - Sponsored by Alltech and Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence

    Guest speaker Rod Pedersen from CKRM’s  The Sports Cage

  • Wednesday, January 24th

    8:30 a.m.

    9:00 a.m.

     

    9:15 a.m.

     

    10:15 a.m.

     

    10:45 a.m.

     

    12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

     

     

    1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

     

     

    Registration and Coffee

    Opening remarks

    Greetings: Province of Saskatchewan

    Presentation: Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Director of McGill University Office of Science and Society

      “Agricultural Myths and Facts” Demystifying science, separating sense from nonsense. Networking Break

    Saskatchewan Verified Beef Production AGM

    Panel: Media’s impact on consumer perception/buying decisions

      Moderator Marty Seymour, FCC

    Luncheon

    Presentation: Deputy Ag Minister Rick Burton

    Saskatchewan Cattle Feeders AGM

    Saskatchewan Beef & Forage Symposium Presentations

    Dr. Karen Beauchemin, AAFC Lethbridge Research & Development Centre

      “Reducing Methane Emissions for the Cow-Calf and Feedlot Sectors”

    Jillian Bainard, AAFC-Swift Current Research & Development Centre

      “Are Cover Crops a Silver Bullet Strategy to Increase Forage Production?”

    Dr. Bart Lardner, WBDC and College of Agriculture and Bioresources, U of S

      “Improving the Success of Corn Grazing”

    Murray Feist, Livestock Specialist, Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture

      “Does Your Water Quality Measure Up?”

    Dr. Murray Jelinski, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, U of S

      “The Changing Face of Saskatchewan Beef Producers: Opportunity Ahead”

    Networking Break

    Dr. Nathan Erickson, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, U of S

      “Should I Vaccinate Young Calves?”

    Dr. Fabienne Uehlinger, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, U of S

      “Role of Vitamin E in Calf Health”

    Oliver Schunicht, Feedlot Health Management Services Ltd.

      “Will Pre-Conditioning Calves Increase Revenue for the Cow-Calf Producer?”

    Dr. Karen Schwartzkopf-Genswein, AAFC-Lethbridge Research & Development

      “Reducing the Pain of Painful Procedures”

    Cocktails followed by dinner

    SBIC Scholarship presentations (2)

    Guest speaker Murad Al-Katib

    CEO of AGT Foods, World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017

    Live Auction

     

  • Thursday, January 25th

    8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

    8:30 a.m.

    8:30 a.m.

     

    9:00 a.m.

    10:00 a.m.

    10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

     

     

    11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    12:30 p.m.

     

     

     

     

     

    1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

     

    6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

    Registration and buffet breakfast

    Saskatchewan Stock Growers semi-annual meeting

    Presentation: “Succession and Taxes: Both are Certain” workshop

      Lance Stockbrugger, CA, farmer and tax and succession planning specialist

    Livestock Marketers of Saskatchewan AGM (members only)

    Networking Break

    Presentation: CCA update, President Dan Darling

    Presentation: BCRC update, Reynold Bergen

    Presentation: Canada Beef update: CEO Francis Andres

    Presentation: Beef prep demo by Canada Beef Chefs

    Closing luncheon

    Presentation: “Aloha” Chad Owens, Exhale Inspiration

    Wide receiver and kick returner for the Saskatchewan Roughriders

    “What you do with each challenge or opportunity is on you. You either make the best of it or you don’t. I’m hopeful my story provides inspiration. I hope it instills a passion and fight in people to relentlessly pursue their dreams in the face of adversity.”

    Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association AGM

     

    Cocktails followed by Awards Banquet at 7:00

    Saskatchewan Livestock Association Honour Scroll presentations to:

    Dale and Janet Blair

    Garner and Lori Deobald

    Brian and Glenys Weedon

  • Friday, January 26th

      9:00 a.m.

     

    11:00 a.m.

    12:00 p.m.

      1:00 p.m.

     

    Saskatchewan Livestock Association AGM breakfast

    Saskatchewan Cattle Breeders Association AGM

    Saskatchewan Angus Association AGM

    Saskatchewan Hereford Association board of directors meeting

    Saskatchewan Limousin Association Board of Directors meeting

     

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