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Tuesday Morning - NO VENUE

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9:00 am CCA's - CEU CREDITS AVAILABLE AT MANITOBA AG DAYS

Tuesday Morning - FCC Theatre

Manitoba Canola Growers Program

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10:00 am 100 Bushel Canola Yield – Little Things Matter!

Farmer, Top Krop Fertilizers

Tuesday Morning - MNP Theatre

More Crops, Same Acres

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9:00 am High Yields – What is Possible & What is Not

Sr. Agronomist, Koch Fertilizer Canada, ULC

9:45 am Pushing the Crops Genetic Potential – Agronomic Practices to Make it Pay

President, ATP Nutrition

10:30 am Healthy “Living” Soils Grow Crops

President, A&L Laboratories Inc

11:30 am Soil Health in a Changing Climate: A New Research Project

Soil Scientist, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Tuesday Afternoon - FCC Theatre

Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Program

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1:00 pm Nitrogen Management for High Yielding Spring Wheat in Manitoba

PhD student in Dept of Plant Science , University of Manitoba

1:30 pm What Puts the “Malt” in Malting Barley?

North American Merchandising Manager, Cargill Malt

2:00 pm Breeding Technologies Hit the Field

Professor, Crop Development Centre

2:30 pm We Have the Wheat Genome Sequence – Now What?

Wheat Breeder, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

3:00 pm Increasing Farm Organization Impact

Founder, Synthesis Agri-Food Network

3:30 pm Marketing is a Four Letter Word

President, IntelliFARM Inc.

Tuesday Afternoon - MNP Theatre

Market Outlook & Mind Lookout

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12:45 pm AG DAYS GIVES BACK FORMAL PRESENTATIONS

1:00 pm The Tax Consequences of Doing Business in the United States

MNP US Tax Presentation, MNP

2:00 pm Agriculture is More Than Just Farming

Canadian Young Speakers for Agriculture Junior Champion, Winnipeg, MB

2:15 pm Making Sense of the Dollars & Cents

President, ProMarket Communications Inc.

3:00 pm How a Tweet Sparked a Conversation About Mental Health in Ag

Farmer, Melfort, SK

3:20 pm Breaking Down Barriers: My Mental Health Journey

Producer, Regina, SK

3:40 pm Feeling “Down” On The Farm

Marriage and Family Therapist, Brandon University

Wednesday Morning - FCC Theatre

Money On My Mind

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9:15 am Time to Step Up Your Grain Game!

Farm Management Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture

10:00 am Rendering the Farm More Profitable

FCPA, FCGA, Founder & CEO, Talbot & Associates
Partner, Talbot & Associates

11:00 am Western Canadian Agriculture – Trumped!

Principal Ag Economist, Farm Credit Canada (FCC)

Wednesday Morning - MNP Theatre

Where the Water Flows

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10:30 am Watershed Management Across the Fence Lines – Challenges & Opportunities

Chair, Assiniboine River Basin Initiative

Wednesday Afternoon - FCC Theatre

It’s All About the Beef!

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1:00 pm Stake on Hooves – Where’s the Money?

Partner, Spring Creek Land & Cattle Consulting

2:00 pm Grooming Future Leaders for the Beef Industry

Manitoba Delegate / Producer, Young Cattlemen's Council

2:30 pm Silage: How to Harvest More Value Per Acre!

Livestock Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture

3:15 pm Tails from the Cattle Pen

Veterinarian, Veterinary Agri-Health Services

Wednesday Afternoon - MNP Theatre

All About Innovation!

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1:00 pm Buying With Confidence: Executing Your Equipment Plan

Farm Management Consultant, MNP LLP

1:30 pm SWAT MAPS: Making Variable Rate Great Again

President, CropPro Consulting

2:15 pm Fusarium Damaged Grains…Options

Associate Professor, University of Saskatchewan

3:00 pm Star Wars & Star Trek: How Precision Ag May Land in the Farm of the Future

VP-Operations, PAMI

3:30 pm Farming Re-Imagined: Dot Autonomous Power Platform

Executive Vice President, Dot Technology Corp

Thursday Morning - FCC Theatre

Soybeans, Soybeans, Soybeans

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9:15 am Soybean Production 101 – Panel Discussion

Producer, Beausejour, MB
Charles Stewart, Producer, Oak River, MB
Producer, St. Joseph, MB

11:00 am The Ultimate Soybean Challenge: Applying Research to the Farm

Production Specialist, Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers (MPSG)

11:30 am Soybean Variety Selection – A Soybean is no longer a Soybean!

Provincial Pulse Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture

Thursday Morning - MNP Theatre

An Ecosystem Approach to Farming for Improved Profitability, Stewardship & Job Satisfaction

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9:45 am Not My Grandpa’s Organic Farm

Organic Extension Specialist, Manitoba Organic Alliance/University of Manitoba

10:10 am Cash Cropping With Intercrops

Producer, Midale, SK

11:10 am Organic Production 101 – Panel Discussion

Producer, Nesbitt, MB
Producers, Stonewall, MB
Producer, Elie, MB

Thursday Afternoon - FCC Theatre

Agronomy – The Mixed Bag

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1:00 pm Weather for 2018? Expect the Unexpected!

Agricultural Meteorologist, Peak HydroMet Solutions

1:45 pm Big Yields Mean Big Nutrient Consumption

Crop Nutrition Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture

2:30 pm Crop Rotations – Slippery Slope or Economic Opportunity?

Manager of Crop Industry Development, Manitoba Agriculture

3:15 pm Hedge Your Energy Costs at Five Cents for 30 Years

Senior Vice President & CTO, Sycamore Energy Inc.

Thursday Afternoon - MNP Theatre

Manitoba Beef & Forage Initiative Program

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1:00 pm How Will Recent Tax Changes Impact the Farm?

Business Advisor, Taxation Services, MNP LLP

1:30 pm Seeking Sustainability Through Innovation: A Look at the Cattle Industry

Professor, University of Manitoba

2:10 pm Trying to Fit “In” Sustainability

Producer, Pipestone, MB

2:50 pm Evaluation of Soil Health Under Different Grazing Management Systems in Manitoba

Professor, Brandon University