Regenerative Ag Forum 

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MFGA’s Annual Fall Celebration is on the books and Regenerative Agriculture is front and centre! JOIN US for this 1.5 day event.

Space is limited, register early!!!

TUESDAY, NOV 19 (evening)
PRE-CONFERENCE PRODUCER PANEL & 2019 MFGA AGM

Victoria Inn Hotel and Conference Centre
3550 Victoria Ave, Brandon, MB R7B 2R4

Enjoy the camaraderie and company of your colleagues and friends in an informal setting as MFGA hosts our AGM and a small producer panel of experts talking regenerative ag, research, innovation and producer prosperity.

WEDNESDAY, NOV 20 (full day)
REGENERATIVE AG WORKSHOP & TRADE SHOW

Ag Extension Centre
1129 Queens Ave, Brandon, MB R7A 1L9

Learn more about healthy soil, water management, livestock and grain producer prosperity and other important topics from leading experts including renowned feature speaker Dwayne Beck!

Registration:
Early Bird Rate: $150 (until Oct 1)
Regular Rate: $200 (after Oct 1)
This 1.5 day event includes: Nov 19 light snacks, Nov 20 coffee & lunch, 2020 MFGA membership

Accommodations:
A block of rooms has been booked at the Victoria Inn until October 19. To book, call Reservations at 204-725-1532 and provide our group name MB Forage & Grasslands Association.

Trade Show & Sponsorship Opportunities:
A Nov 20 Trade Show is offered as well as several levels of Sponsorship.
(Limited availability for the Trade Show, first-come, first-serve!!)
For more details on Sponsorship, click the below link.

 

Agenda

 

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

PRE-CONFERENCE PRODUCER PANEL & 2019 MFGA AGM
Victoria Inn - Salon A
Tentative Schedule

5:00pm – MFGA 2019 AGM

6:00pm - 9:00pm – MFGA-based Producer Panel
Enjoy the camaraderie and company of your colleagues and friends in an informal setting as MFGA presents a small panel of producer experts talking regen ag, research, innovation and producer prosperity. Details to follow.

Snacks & Cash Bar Reception to follow

Wednesday November 20, 2019

REGENERATIVE AG WORKSHOP & TRADE SHOW
Ag Extension Centre - Classroom A (upstairs)

8:30 am – Coffee

9:00 AM – Registration & Booth Displays

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
No-Till and Crop Rotations in minimizing weed, disease, and insect problems while increasing potential profitability on your farming operations.
~ Dr. Dwayne Beck, Research Manager at Dakota Lakes Research Farm in Pierre, South Dakota and professor in the Plant Science Department at South Dakota State University.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM – Coffee & Booth Displays

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Does Livestock Grazing Regulate Soil Carbon in Northern Temperate Grasslands?
~ Dr. Edward W. Bork, Professor & Mattheis Chair, Rangeland Ecology and Management, Dept. of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB. *by teleconference

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM – Lunch & Booth Displays
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Lunch Keynote Speaker: MaryJane Orr, General Manager, Manitoba Beef & Forage Initiatives

1:30 - 2:30 PM
Five Principles in Soil Health
~ Jay D. Fuhrer, Soil Health Specialist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Bismarck, N.D.

3:00 - 4:00 PM – Speaker Q&A

4:00 PM – Closing Remarks

 
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Producer Panel & Workshop Speakers

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Trade Show & Sponsorship Opportunities

 

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to participate in the MFGA’s Regenerative Ag Forum!

This 1.5 day event provides a great opportunity to promote your business and showcase your products and services to a well-informed and ambitious producer-based crowd working toward an exciting future in agriculture. We are confident it will sell out quickly so sign up today!

For questions, contact denice@mfga.net

“Our family attended last year's conference and really enjoyed it. Regenerative and holistic practices are transforming our farm in exciting ways almost every day and we are glad to be among a growing community of supportive and inspiring peers right here in MB and beyond. Keep up the good work and see you at the Regenerative Ag Days this November!”
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Troy Stozek, Fresh Roots Farm, near Cartwright in southwest Manitoba


Trade Show

NOV 20 TRADE SHOW BOOTH: $500 (Sold out, Wait list only)

  • 1 Regenerative Ag Forum Registration

  • 1 Trade Show Booth

Sponsorship Options

COFFEE OR LUNCH SPONSOR: $1,000 (4 available)

  • 1 Regenerative Ag Forum Registration

  • 1 Trade Show Booth

  • Additionally, your organization will receive:
    - Logo recognition prior to the event: on our website page; special promotional eBlasts
    - Logo recognition at the event: on the rolling power point that will be played during coffee breaks and lunch hour, on sponsorship signs throughout the venue

Silent Auction

 
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Registration

 

1. Choose your fee and get registered

Sponsorship details outlined in the above section.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION (By Oct 1): $150
REGISTRATION (After Oct 1): $200
TRADESHOW BOOTH: $500 - SOLD OUT, WAITLIST ONLY
COFFEE SPONSORSHIP: $1,000
LUNCH SPONSORSHIP: $1,000

Note: all fees above are plus GST.

2. Choose your payment method

Before paying you MUST do STEP 1 and get officially registered!

BY CHEQUE:

Mail in payment (cheque made out) to:

Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association
c/o 145 Edstan Place
Selkirk, MB R1A 2E8

BY DEBIT OR CREDIT CARD (through PayPal):

You do not need to have a PayPal account to pay with this method. Choose your level in the dropdown then click on the Pay Now button. Paypal transaction fees (2.9% + .30) are reflected in amounts below.

Choose Payment Amount
 
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Thank you to our Regenerative Ag Forum Sponsors!!

MFGA Regenerative Ag Champs

 
 

MFGA Lunch, Coffee & In-Kind Sponsors