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Cover Crop, Soil and Plant Health Conference-2017 Northern Ag Update

April 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

MARA is hosting the 2017 Northern Ag Update Conference at the Fort Vermilion Community Complex on April 19 2017. The theme for this year’s event is Cover Crops, Soil and Plant Health.

Roddy McNinch (A & L Laboratories and Taurus) will be speaking on soil and plant health. He will also help you interpret soil and tissue test results.

Kevin Elmy of Friendly Acres Seed Farm deliver a presentation on cover crops, with focus on the North Peace.

Clair Langlois, a Cereal Crop Extension Specialist with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry will focus his presentation on grain crop insects and diseases and their management.


Date: April 19 2017

Time: 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Location: Fort Vermilion Community Complex

Cost: $20 for MARA Members and $30 for non-members. Hot lunch will be provided.

To register, please call MARA on  780 927 3776.

This event is sponsored by Alberta Agriculture & Forestry, Mackenzie County, Alberta Canola Producers Commission, Friendly Acres Seed Farm and A & L Laboratories.

This event is supported by Alberta Canola Producers, Alberta Wheat Commission and the Alberta Government

Soil and plant health


April 19, 2017
9:30 am - 2:30 pm




Fort Vermilion Complex
Fort Vermilion, Alberta T0H1N0 Canada + Google Map