Prairie Cereals Summit





Fairmont Banff Springs, Banff, AB


Alberta Barley and Alberta Wheat Commission

Join us and celebrate the inaugural Prairie Cereals Summit! 

An exciting two day event fill with engaging speakers, networking opporunities, delicious food and of course, beer - all taking place in beautiful Banff, the heart of the Canadian Rockies.

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Prairie Cereals Summit - December 12, 2018 Agenda
1:00 p.m. -  Alberta Barley Directors and Delegates Policy Discussion - Shannon Sereda, Tom Steve and Jason Lenz (Ivor Petrak Room)

· Note that this is session is only open to Alberta Barley Directors and Delegates
3:00 p.m. -  Alberta Barley Annual General Meeting 

7:00 p.m. - ATB Pub Tour


December 13, 2018 Agenda

7:00 am  - Breakfast

8:00 am  - Opening Remarks

8:30 am  - Innovations on managing disease, weeds and insects - Haley Catton, Charles Geddes and John Laurie, AAFC - Lethbridge

9:45 am  -  Increase your cash flow with FarmCash - Syeda Khurram, Alberta Wheat Commission

10:05 am  -  Break

10:20 am  - The Holy Trinity of farm management – 3 simple rules that will transform your farm – Jonathan Small, Global Ag Risk Solutions 

11:05 am  -  Agricultural Policy: Regulation of atrazine in corn - Isabelle Thibout, AdvacingAg

11:30 am -  International Trade Analysis - Gerry Ritz, former Federal agriculture Minster

12:00 pm  -  Lunch

1:00 pm  -  New variety, now what? - Stuart Smyth & Curtis Pozniak, University of Saskatchewan

2:15 pm  -  Coffee Break

2:30 pm -  RMI Analytics Heirloom & Terroir Barley & Malt Symposium Debrief – Wade MacAllister, Antler Valley Farm

3:00 pm  -  Federal and Provincial Elections Outlook -  Duane Bratt, Mount Royal University & Tyler Bjornson, Canada Grains Council

4:00 pm  -  Closing Remarks 

6:00 p.m. - Beer Hour and Poster Session

7:00 p.m. - Banquet Dinner with live entertainment Adam Gregory

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