• AgDays 2022: January 18, 19 and 20 - 9am to 5pm Daily
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Each year we strive to bring in the most relevant, up to date, informational speakers possible to Manitoba Ag Days.  This year is no exception: the program has been finalized for the 2022 show and you are in for a really impressive line up of  speakers. We could not put on such a world class speaking event if it were not for our partnerships with FCC, MNP, Manitoba Agriculture, Manitoba Canola Growers Association, Manitoba Wheat & Barley Growers Association  and the presenters themselves. We thank you for partnering with us for our 2022 Show!
CCA's make sure you plan your day so you can take in these sessions! We have been approved for 22 Credits for the 2022 Show!
Nutrient Management: 3.0 Integrated Pest Management: 3.0 Crop Management: 7.0 Professional Development: 10.0 

Scott Day, Venture Capital Agronomist

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Scott Day is a farmer from Deloraine, Manitoba. For almost 24 years Scott was an Ag Rep and Crop Diversification Specialist for Manitoba Agriculture in Southwest Manitoba. He then left the Manitoba Government in 2011 to help start the agricultural investment and management firm called “Fall Line Capital” which is based in California’s Silicon Valley. Fall Line invests in Farmland across the USA as well as new Ag Technologies around the World. Fall Line takes a very active role in the management of all their investments. Scott has direct farming experience, not only across North America, but also in Australia, Europe & the Former Soviet Union. Scott has won awards for his ag extension work and promotion of conservation agriculture including Canada’s “Zero-Till Farmer of the Year” and “Conservation Farm of the Year”. Scott has spoken about Conservation Agriculture at “AgriTechnica” in Hannover, Germany, “Crop World” in London, England, the FAO/UN in Rome, and the “World’s Fair” in Milan, Italy. Along with recent speaking opportunities such as Grainworld and other events in North America. Scott has also been a contributing author to the advanced agriculture reference books: “The Search for Sustainable Agriculture” and “Rainfed Farming Systems Around the World”. Scott most recently contributed to the book “Advances in Conservation Agriculture, Volume 2” by Amir Kassam with the UN/FAO. Scott received a BS in Agriculture from the University of Manitoba in 1987 and is a Professional Agrologist. Scott is currently Director of Agronomy for Fall Line Capital based in San Mateo, California, but he also continues farm, with the help of his family, at Deloraine, Manitoba in Southwest Manitoba. His winters are spent at the Fall Line head office in California with his wife Ann and their summers are spent back home at the farm. Ann and Scott have a daughter Alex who is now working on a Biology degree at Memorial University in St. John's, NFLD.

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Roy Arnott

Farm Management Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development

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John Heard

Soil fertility extension specialist, Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development

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Anne Kirk

Crop Specialist - Cereals, Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development

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