SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

VIDEO

Since our first conference at the University of Manitoba in 2016, we have hosted some awesome speakers. Check out the 2020 talks as well as some of the key presentations from previous conferences.

Dr. Kris Nichols

2022: KEYNOTE

 

SOILS REGENERATION USING ORGANIC MANAGEMENT

2022

 

WHAT MAKES SOIL HEALTHY?

Dr. Yamily Zavala

2022

 

4R NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT OF ORGANIC CROP PRODUCTION

Dr. Mario Tentuta

2022

 

MANITOBA ORGANIC WHEAT TRIALS

Panel

2022

 

USING GRAZING AS A TOOL TO INCREASE CARBON STOCKS AND MITIGATE GREEN HOUSE GASES

Dr. Edward Bork

MANAGING PHOSPHOROUS IN AN ORGANIC SYSTEM

Carkner/Thiessens Marten

KEYNOTE: TRENDS FOR THE ORGANIC FOOD MARKET

Jo-Ann McArthur

ORGANIC GRAIN SLEAUTHS

McMillan/Telford

WATER: MANAGING A FUNDAMENTAL RESOURSE

Ryan Canart

EXPERIENCES WITH WATER MANAGEMENT ON A MIXED ORGANIC FARM: PERSPECTIVES FROM A FARMER AND A RESEARCHER FOLLOWED BY FARMER PANEL

Panel

SELLING ORGANIC AND GRASSFED BEEF AT RETAIL

Lobreau and Stuart

MANITOBA ORGANIC GRAIN BUYER PANEL

Panel
Dr. Martin Entz

2020: KEYNOTE

 

HEALTHY SOILS, PLANTS, ANIMALS, PEOPLE, AND ECOSYSTEMS. HOW THE ORGANIC COMMUNITY IS LEADING THE WAY, EVEN WHEN TIMES ARE TOUGH

Ben Stuart

2020: GRAZING SYSTEMS FOR SUSTAINABILITY & PROFIT

2020:GRAZING SYSTEMS FOR SUSTAINABILITY & PROFIT

PRODUCER PANEL ON CUSTOM GRAZING

Lobreau, Straza, Stuart
Alexander Boersch

2020: BUILDING DIVERSITY INTO YOUR FARM

REGENERATIVE ORGANIC

John Gavloski

2020: BUILDING DIVERSITY INTO YOUR FARM

ENCOURAGING NATURAL ENEMY DIVERSITY & ABUNDANCE

Scott Beaton

2020: BUILDING DIVERSITY INTO YOUR FARM

ECOSYSTEM SERVICES. HOW THE NATURAL AREAS AROUND YOUR FARM IMPACT YOUR BOTTOM LINE

Ian & Jo-Anne Cushon

2020: LESSONS FROM 30 YEARS OF ORGANIC FARMING

Bobbie Helgason

2020: KEYNOTE

GROWING YOUR ORGANIC MATTER FOR IMPROVED CROP PRODUCTIVITY AND SUSTAINABLE SOIL USE

Amy Nikkel

2020: ADDING VALUE TO AG ENTERPRISES

Bruce Hardy

2020: ADDING VALUE TO AG ENTERPRISES

Charley Sprenger

2020: MAINTAINING THE QUALITY OF MONO AND INTERCROPS UNDER CHALLENGING HARVEST CONDITIONS

GRAIN DRYING AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR STORING INTERCROPS

Boundy, Sprenger, Wecker

2020: MAINTAINING THE QUALITY OF MONO AND INTERCROPS UNDER CHALLENGING HARVEST CONDITIONS

PANEL

Sam Hitchcock Tilton

2020: ADAPTING EQUIPMENT FOR ORGANIC FARMS

MECHANICAL WEED CONTROL TECHNIQUES & MACHINES - THE BIG PICTURE

Hitchcock Tilton, Keet, Rourke

2020: ADAPTING EQUIPMENT FOR ORGANIC FARMS

PANEL PIMP MY CULTIVATOR

Cody Straza

2020: CLIMATE-FRIENDLY FARMING

Garry Richards

2020: CLIMATE-FRIENDLY FARMING

Iris Vaisman

2020: UPDATE ON SEED POLICY

Jay Fuhrer

2018: WHAT'S ON YOUR LANDSCAPE?

Darrin Qualman

2018: THE END OF HIGH-INPUT, HIGH-COST, HIGH-EMISSION AGRICULTURE?

Ryan Boyd

2018: CROP-LIVESTOCK INTEGRATION

Gunta Vitins

2016: THE ORGANIC ADVANTAGE. ORGANIC VEGETABLES

Producer Panel

2016: SPECIALTY CROPS FOR THE PRAIRIES

Alan McKenzie

Larry Marshall

Larry Pollock

Franz Kracher

2016: ECONOMIC & ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE OF YOUR BEEF HERD

Jay Fuhrer (moderator)

Brian Harper

Ryan Boyd

Todd McPeak

Producer Panel