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56th Annual Grey Bruce Farmer’s Week 2022 – Goes Virtual Again

56th Annual Grey Bruce Farmer’s Week 2022 – Goes Virtual Again

Our week starts with ‘Check Your Tech Tuesday’ on Tuesday January 4th 2022. This will be a day for everyone to login, navigate the conference platform, and hear presentations on the Future of Agriculture in Canada, Safety While Operating Farm Machinery on the Roads, and a Mental Health Fireside Chat.

After that we proceed with;

Beef Day – Wednesday January 5th 2022

Dairy Day – Thursday January 6th 2022

Goat Day – Friday January 7th 2022

Sheep Day – Saturday January 8th 2022

Ecological Day – Monday January 10th 2022

Crops Day – Tuesday January 11th 2022

Anyone who is interested can find more info at www.gbfw.ca, and is also free to call us at 519-986-3756 or email us at info@greyagservices.ca.

Check Your Tech Tuesday will feature speakers on the Future of Agriculture in Canada, Safety with Farm Implements on the Roadway, and a Mental Health Fireside Chat. It is free with the purchase of any other commodity day’s ticket, and is an opportunity to log on and get comfortable with the conference platform while listening to some great speakers!
Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week is in its 56th year of running and will be presented virtually this year – meaning anyone, from anywhere can attend! Please spread the word! For more information, go to: www.gbfw.ca

Beef Day will feature speakers on an industry update, market trends, ways to reduce feed costs, farm bench marking, research updates from the University of Guelph, treating pneumonia in calves, and a historical review of the beef industries in Grey and Bruce Counties.
Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week is in its 56th year of running and will be presented virtually this year – meaning anyone, from anywhere can attend! Please spread the word! For more information, go to: www.gbfw.ca

Dairy Day will feature speakers with a DFO update, a panel on the sustainability of the dairy industry, farm transition planning, a health topic, genomics, and research on free fatty acids in milk.
Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week is in its 56th year of running and will be presented virtually this year – meaning anyone, from anywhere can attend! Please spread the word! For more information, go to: www.gbfw.ca

Goat Day will feature speakers on genetic improvement in goats, getting more out of your feeding programs, understanding the market, year-round breeding, an update on the new code of practice, finances in the goat industry, and using genomics to improve goat genetics.
Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week is in its 56th year of running and will be presented virtually this year – meaning anyone, from anywhere can attend! Please spread the word! For more information, go to: www.gbfw.ca

Sheep Day will feature a veterinarian from the UK, a presentation on low energy handling systems, a panel on reducing feed costs, a market outlook, an update from Ontario Sheep Farmers and the Ontario Lamb Producers Caucus, and a short presentation on minerals in sheep rations.
Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week is in its 56th year of running and will be presented virtually this year – meaning anyone, from anywhere can attend! Please spread the word! For more information, go to: www.gbfw.ca

Ecological Day will feature topics on carbon offset and capture, aquaculture, seed saving and origination, no-till strategies for vegetables, optimizing yield on organic farms, and more!
Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week is in its 56th year of running and will be presented virtually this year – meaning anyone, from anywhere can attend! Please spread the word! For more information, go to: www.gbfw.ca

Crops Day will feature speakers on technology in agriculture, a panel on soil health, marketing for 2022, carbon sequestration, a panel on cover crops, and more!
Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week is in its 56th year of running and will be presented virtually this year – meaning anyone, from anywhere can attend! Please spread the word! For more information, go to: www.gbfw.ca