We could never put on an event like AWC without the help of our dedicated sponsors! Join us and be recognized as a leader supporting women in agriculture.
Would you like to sponsor AWC?
Contact Iris Meck at 403-686-8407 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org for sponsorship program details.
CN is a true backbone of the economy whose team of approximately 23,000 railroaders transports more than C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide range of business sectors, ranging from resource products to manufactured products to consumer goods, across a rail network of approximately 20,000 route-miles spanning Canada and mid-America. CN – Canadian National Railway Company, along with its operating railway subsidiaries – serves the cities and ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert, B.C., Montreal, Halifax, New Orleans, and Mobile, Ala., and the metropolitan areas of Toronto, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Calgary, Chicago, Memphis, Detroit, Duluth, Minn./Superior, Wis., and Jackson, Miss., with connections to all points in North America. For more information about CN, visit the Company’s website at www.cn.ca.
At Discovery Farm, our goal is to provide Canadian producers with the knowledge they need to improve the productivity, efficiency, sustainability and success of their operations, from seeding through harvest and beyond. With our applied research and experienced industry partners, Discovery Farm is driven to unearth possibilities and produce solutions for Canadian farmers facing the ag challenges of today and tomorrow. Discovery Farm is located at Langham, SK and Woodstock, ON which are owned and operated by Glacier FarmMedia. https://discoveryfarm.ca/
Dream Level Sponsors
BMO Financial Group
Serving customers for 200 years and counting, BMO is a highly diversified financial services provider – the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America. BMO provides a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets. To learn more visit www.bmo.com/agriculture or www.bmo.com.
Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub
The Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub (WEKH) is a network led by Ryerson University’s Diversity Institute in collaboration with the Brookfield Institute and Ted Rogers School of Management, funded by the Government of Canada which brings together key stakeholders in the innovation ecosystem to support diverse women entrepreneurs by drawing on evidence-based best practices. The WEKH has ten regional hubs located across Canada, including the Alberta Hub hosted at Mount Royal University.
Bilingual Url: www.wekh.ca and www.pcfe.ca
Opportunity Level Sponsors
AGvisorPRO is a connectivity platform that instantly connects people in agriculture, directly and globally, to deliver sustainable solutions through a network of premium, specialized experts. AGvisorPRO only works with experienced ag experts. We match you with the right person to answer your questions – from knowledgeable growers and agronomist AGvisors, to industry and government AGvisors.
You are instantly able to connect with audio, video, instant messaging, and photo sharing, which is then saved and archives for you or your team to be able to reference back at any time. www.agvisorpro.com
Cargill’s 155,000 employees across 70 countries work relentlessly to achieve our purpose of nourishing the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way. Every day, we connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.
We combine 153 years of experience with new technologies and insights to serve as a trusted partner for food, agriculture, financial and industrial customers in more than 125 countries. Side-by-side, we are building a stronger, sustainable future for agriculture. For more information, visit Cargill.com
Farm Credit Canada
FCC is Canada’s leading agriculture lender, with a healthy loan portfolio of more than $28 billion. Our employees are dedicated to the future of Canadian agriculture and its role in feeding an ever-growing world. We provide flexible, competitively priced financing, management software, information and knowledge specifically designed for the agriculture and agri-food industry. Our profits are reinvested back into agriculture and the communities where our customers and employees live and work. For more information, visit www.fcc.ca or for the FCC Women Entrepreneur Program, click here: https://www.fcc-fac.ca/en/financing/agriculture/women-entrepreneur-program.html. Follow Farm Credit Canada on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter @FCCagriculture.
John Deere Canada ULC
Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) is a world leader in providing advanced products and services and is committed to the success of customers whose work is linked to the land – those who cultivate, harvest, transform, enrich and build upon the land to meet the world’s dramatically increasing need for food, fuel, shelter and infrastructure. Since 1837, John Deere has delivered innovative products of superior quality built on a tradition of integrity. For more information, visit John Deere Canada at its website at Deere.ca
Network Level Sponsors
The Co-operators Group Limited is a Canadian co-operative with more than $42.5 billion in assets under administration. Through its group of companies, it offers home, auto, life, group, travel, commercial and farm insurance, as well as investment products. The Co-operators is well known for its community involvement and its commitment to sustainability. The Co-operators is listed among the Best Employers in Canada by Aon Hewitt and Corporate Knights’ Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada. For more information, visit www.cooperators.ca.
LeaderShift develops high performance leaders and thriving businesses through training, coaching and a commitment to individual success. With an Ag space focus, we are pleased to support AWG and power the National Farm Leadership Program. leader-shift.ca
Nexus Exhibits Ltd.
Nexus Exhibits Ltd. is one of Western Canada’s leading companies in visual presentation and in the design and production of trade show displays. We are pleased to not only sponsor, but contribute to the success of the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference.
As the world’s largest provider of crop inputs and services, Nutrien plays a critical role in Feeding the Future by helping growers increase food production in a sustainable manner. With over 20,000 employees and operations and investments in 14 countries, Nutrien’s crop inputs and services reach every major growing region of the world.
Nutrien produces and distributes 27 million tonnes of potash, nitrogen and phosphate products for agricultural, industrial and feed customers globally. That side of our business is complemented by our leading agriculture retail network comprised of 1,700 locations in seven countries that provides a wide-range of products and services to over 500,000 grower accounts worldwide.
By supporting diversity, cultural awareness, and in learning from one another, Nutrien can do more than feed a growing population. We can feed a future filled with optimism and opportunities for all. www.nutrien.com
Established in 1933, Vetoquinol continues to be an independent family owned business which continually focuses to develop and provide innovative medicines and solutions to our customers. By leveraging our expertise we have established a genuine relationship of trust with our customers (veterinarians, livestock owners, and pet owners) and every day we strive to enhance this partnership. Every one of Vetoquinol’s more than 2200 employees worldwide is encouraged to contribute to Vetoquinol’s shared effort of enhancing animal health for the well-being of animals and their owners. Vetoquinol is a proud supporter of the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference. We not only believe in the importance of fostering great women leaders in agriculture, we live it. www.vetoquinol.ca
Mentor Level Sponsors
Alberta Wheat and Barley
On behalf of Alberta’s 14,000 wheat and 11,000 barley farmers, the Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions are in place to advance innovative research, market access, farm policy and government relations with a mission to increase farm profitability. www.albertawheat.com
Bayer is a Life Science company with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the areas of healthcare and agriculture.
Our Crop Science division is aligned to the long-term trends of the agricultural markets. Our aim is to help shape the future of the agricultural industry with innovative offerings that enable the production of sufficient high-quality food, animal feed and renewable raw materials for a growing world population despite the limited amount of available arable land.
Crop Science’s strategy is built on three cornerstones: leading the way in innovation, increasing customer centricity and promoting and further developing sustainable farming practices. https://www.cropscience.bayer.ca/
Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.
As one of the world’s 20 leading pharmaceutical companies, Boehringer Ingelheim focuses on the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of new medications of high therapeutic value for human and veterinary medicine. Founded in 1885, our family-owned company emphasizes the key elements of its corporate culture, which include mutual cooperation and respect, as well as environmental protection and sustainability. Our global Animal Health division is proud to provide innovative solutions that prevent and reduce disease, and improve the health and quality of life for animals. We proudly support women in agriculture! www.boehringer-ingelheim.ca
Bossy Nagy Group Chartered Professional Accountants
Bossy Nagy Group Chartered Professional Accountants (BNG) is the pre-eminent agricultural accounting and business advisory firm trusted by our clients to strengthen their business and enhance their family wealth. BNG keeps an eye on the future, providing direction and leadership. This is the foundation of our clients’ strengths developed over years of entrepreneurship. www.bng-cpa.ca
Canada Malting Co. Ltd.
The GrainCorp Malt Values help define our organizational culture by providing us with a common understanding of how we do things at GrainCorp Malt and how we should behave towards each other, our customers and stakeholders. Everyone at GrainCorp Malt is responsible for professional and ethical business conduct and is accountable for ensuring their decisions and actions are consistent with the values. At GrainCorp Malt, we value: Safety, Our People, Customers, Excellence, Integrity, Our Community & Sustainability.
Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to eight major ports, including Vancouver and Montreal, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of CP.
Egg Farmers of Ontario
Egg Farmers of Ontario is an association that represents approximately 500 egg and pullet farm families. EFO works to ensure that consumers have access to safe, reliable and reasonably-priced eggs with fair farm pricing ensuring adequate returns to egg farmers. www.getcracking.ca
Novozymes is a world leader in biological solutions. Biotechnology is all about diversity—the diversity of nature, the diversity of life and the diversity of solutions that can change the world around us. Novozymes is dedicated to building a work place that is diverse in thought, experience, culture, language and perspectives because we know diversity is key to success. https://www.novozymes.com/en/advance-your-business/agriculture/crop-production
SeCan is a consortium of over 700 independent Canadian seed businesses engaged in seed production, processing and marketing.
As “Canada’s Seed Partner”, SeCan actively seeks partnerships that promote success in Canadian agriculture. SeCan is the largest supplier of certified seed to Canadian farmers, with more than 480 varieties in 27 crop types developed by public and private sector breeding programs.
Collectively, SeCan members are major supporters of seed variety research and development, returning more than $91 million in royalties and research funding since inception in 1976. www.secan.com
20/20 Seed Labs Inc.
20/20 Seed Labs Inc. recognizes that Agriculture is the most important sector on the planet and is proud to support the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference. As the world’s population demands more seed and crop production we are prepared to meet the needs of this growing industry by supporting our clients to “never stop growing”.
20/20 Seed Labs Inc. is a fully accredited seed testing laboratory. Our suite of services includes seed testing for domestic and international clientele as well as seed and plant pathology, molecular diagnostics and crop inspection. www.2020seedlabs.ca
Ag-West Bio Inc.
Ag-West Bio Inc. is Saskatchewan’s bioeconomy catalyst. We work to grow biobusiness in the province by creating networking opportunities, providing seed capital, and disseminating industry information. A not-for-profit, member-based organization, Ag-West Bio is funded by Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Agriculture and Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada’s Growing Forward. Membership includes corporations, associations and individuals representing natural health products and functional foods, bioproducts and bioprocesses, and agbiotech sectors. Saskatchewan offers outstanding science R&D infrastructure, a talented workforce, quality raw materials and a solid business environment. For more information about the bioscience sector in Saskatchewan, please visit www.saskatchewanbiosciences.ca. For more information about Ag-West Bio, visit www.agwest.sk.ca
Alberta Canola is a farmer-directed organization which represents the interests of Alberta canola growers. The province is split into twelve regions, each with a regionally elected farmer representative. These representatives steer the association towards creating initiatives to enhance the profile of canola. Each Alberta farmer donates one dollar from every tonne of canola seed that they sell, to Alberta Canola. With these dollars, educational campaigns on canola and agriculture are created. With the support of the 14,000 canola farmers in Alberta, we are proud to sponsor a student to attend this fantastic conference. www.albertacanola.com& www.learncanola.com
The Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute (CAPI) is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental organization – a policy catalyst that brings insight, evidence and balance to emerging agri-food issues. CAPI provides a neutral place to hold dialogues and generate perspectives among leaders across the food system. CAPI is proud to be a student sponsor at the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference. CAPI encourages the next generation as we continue to develop policy research products to help inform and ensure growth & prosperity in the Canadian agri-food sector for generations to come. For more information on CAPI, visit https://capi-icpa.ca/ or follow us on Twitter @CdnAgriFood and Facebook @CdnAgriFood
Canadian Grain Commission
The Canadian Grain Commission is the federal agency that regulates grain handling in Canada and establishes and maintains science-based standards of quality for Canadian grain. Guided by our mandate, mission, vision, and values, we work in the interests of grain producers while bringing value to the entire Canadian grain sector. We are proud that women hold leadership roles within the Canadian Grain Commission. 65% of our scientific staff, including the Director General of our Grain Research Laboratory, are women. Our programs, services, and world-class research support Canada’s reputation as a consistent and reliable source of high-quality grain. www.grainscanada.gc.ca
The Canadian Foundation for Food and Agricultural Education (CFFAE)
The Canadian Foundation for Food and Agricultural Education (CFFAE) was established in 1987 under the name the Agricultural Institute of Canada Foundation. CFFAE creates strategic partnerships for the development of new scholarship opportunities for Canadian university and college students majoring in agriculture and food. CFFAE has led a dynamic series of programs, including initiatives in advancing agricultural knowledge and providing scholarships in agricultural disciplines. The Foundation is a registered charity (federal registration number 12193 4947 RR0001) and all donations are tax creditable.https://cffae.ca/
CANTERRA SEEDS is proud to support women in the field of agriculture. We recognize that women often face unique and diverse challenges in the workplace, and we are committed to helping them succeed.
Chicken Farmers of Ontario
Chicken Farmers of Ontario (CFO) represents more than 1,300 family run farms that collectively ensure Ontario consumers enjoy a reliable supply of safe, healthy, high quality, Ontario-grown chicken.
CFO provides innovative and entrepreneurial leadership to the supply management system that matches domestic production to domestic consumer demand. The system helps ensure that Canadians have access to a stable supply of high quality locally grown chicken at a fair price.
For female farmer-members, CFO encourages and provides support for planning and participation in Women in Leadership activities in local communities. ontariochicken.ca
As an emerging leader in plant health innovation, FBSciences is focused on the discovery and development of breakthrough value-adding active ingredients that enhance the growth and health of agriculture and horticulture crops, markets and consumers worldwide. Our naturally-based, proprietary technologies assist in preserving land and water usage while improving crop yield and quality, thereby providing sustainable solutions, both economic and environmental, for the pressing problems of shrinking resources to meet expanding global demand. FBSciences.com
Genome Alberta is a publicly funded not-for-profit corporation that initiates, funds, and manages genomics research and partnerships. Our ability to leverage funds across a variety of sectors, organizations, and levels of government gives is a unique position in Alberta research community. Genome Alberta strives to be the leading source of information and administration related to genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics and bioethics research in Alberta. www.genomealberta.ca
Grain Farmers of Ontario
Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover over 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $4.1 billion in production value, result in over $18 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 75,000 jobs in the province. www.gfo.ca
MacDon Industries Ltd.
For nearly 70 years MacDon has been a world leader in technology, innovation and manufacturing of high-performance harvesting equipment. Our harvesting history is rooted deep in the rich prairie heritage of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. As a Canadian company, we’ve kept our values firmly intact while becoming a world-class equipment manufacturer. We are proud of our worldwide reputation for excellence and take our position as the Harvesting Specialists seriously, because at the end of the day our equipment is harvesting the crops that help producers feed the world.
MacDon Industries Ltd. is proud to sponsor the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference! http://www.macdon.com/
Manitoba Canola Growers
Manitoba Canola Growers Association represents approximately 8,500 farmers in Manitoba that grow canola. MCGA is committed to maximizing net income for canola farmers through sustainable production. For more information visit www.canolagrowers.com or follow us on Twitter @CanolaGrowers.
NSERC CWSE – Prairies
Dr. Annemieke Farenhorst, Prairie NSERC Chair for Women in Science and Engineering, and Acting Associate Dean Research, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Science, University of Manitoba, is a proud sponsor of enabling students from the West to attend the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference in the East: “As an educator, I recognize the importance of mentorship and networking for our students. This is particularly true for women who traditionally have been less visible in our agricultural sector. The Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference brings to together established leaders with new leaders and voices to positively impact the health of our food production & processing system, and our community.” http://cwse-prairies.ca
Ontario Mutuals are always proud to support exemplary programs like the AWC. This conference creates an environment of inclusion and collaboration, and the people who run it are dedicated to fostering positive growth for all of their participants. We’re especially proud to sponsor two young women to take part in the event’s virtual programs and activities.
We’ve been insuring local communities for generations – over 160 years. And although we’re deeply connected to our history and roots, we’re also dedicated to encouraging the future growth and exciting change that the AWC brings.
The Peavey Mart retail chain is 100% Canadian owned and is located in 38 communities, from Kamloops to Winnipeg. Women hold a variety of management positions at Peavey: currently, 12 stores are managed by women; women hold both chain merchandise Ag buyer positions, and several other management positions. In 2018, Peavey Mart will open new stores in Sherwood Park, Alberta and a 2nd Winnipeg location, and also launch its new E-Commerce website. The parent company Peavey Industries has an employee ownership program and won a “Canada’s Most Admired” award for coporate culture in 2015. See PeaveyMart.com for more details.
Silver Sage Beef Inc.
Since 2011, Silver Sage Beef has been a custom beef shop located in the “Calgary Farmers’ Market. Our cattle are raised naturally without the use of hormones or anti-biotics on our family ranch located south of the Cypress Hills.
Our ranch has been in our family since 1910, spanning 5 generations. For over 40 years we have prided ourselves with raising our Angus & Gelbvieh cross herd through the use of good feed, genetics and a passion for doing something different!
We have over 17,000 acres of natural, native and tame grass land, with some being certified organic. We take pride knowing what we eat is what we also bring to your table! https://silversagebeef.com/
St. Louis Securities
Helping you and your family take control of your financial lives. www.stlouiswealth.com
The Turkey Farmers of Canada
Turkey Farmers of Canada (TFC) is a national organization representing Canada’s 500+ turkey farmers. Created in 1974 under the federal Farm Products Agencies Act, the Agency encourages cooperation throughout the Canadian turkey industry, promotes the consumption of turkey meat, and oversees the supply management system for turkey in Canada.
The Canadian turkey industry generates $3.3 billion in economic activity annually, supporting over 14,000 jobs across rural and urban centres.
TFC looks forward to engaging more female producers in the turkey industry. https://www.turkeyfarmersofcanada.ca/
UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems
About UFA Co-operative Limited:
Founded in 1909, UFA Co-operative Limited is an Alberta-based agricultural co-operative with more than 120,000 member-owners. UFA’s network comprises more than 111 bulk fuel and Cardlock Petroleum locations, 35 Farm & Ranch Supply stores and a support office located in Calgary, AB. Independent Petroleum Agents and more than 950 UFA employees provide products, services and agricultural solutions to farmers, ranchers, members and commercial customers in Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan. For more information, visit www.UFA.com.
To create an open agriculture network for the world that feeds sustainable growth for all – with no limits, no borders. https://www.upl-ltd.com/
Viterra has been helping farmers feed the world for over 100 years. We are passionate about agriculture and the amazing people who work in this great industry.
That’s why we are proud to support this important event that brings together women in agriculture to network, learn and find inspiration amongst their peers. As a student sponsor of this year’s event, our goal is to help educate new generations of women about the wide variety of opportunities available in agriculture, and to encourage our female leaders of tomorrow to pursue their passion. For more information, visit viterra.com.
About the Wilbur-Ellis Companies
Founded in 1921, the Wilbur-Ellis companies are leading international marketers and distributors of agricultural products, animal nutrients and specialty chemicals and ingredients. By developing strong relationships, making strategic market investments and capitalizing on new opportunities, the Wilbur-Ellis companies have continued to grow the business with sales now over $3 billion. For more information, please visit www.wilburellis.com
About Wilbur-Ellis Nutrition
Wilbur-Ellis Nutrition is an industry leader in the delivery of nutrients to the livestock, pet food and aquaculture industries. For nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis Nutrition has provided value-added ingredients, excellent service and creative solutions to maximize return for its customers and suppliers. Wilbur-Ellis Nutrition generates over $500 million in sales revenue annually and has over 30 locations across the United States, Canada, New Zealand and Japan. For more information, please visit www.wilburellisnutrition.com
Wine Growers Ontario
Wine Growers Ontario is an alliance of leading wineries and grape growers working together to ensure the entire Ontario wine industry is robust, sustainable and profitable today, tomorrow and many years to come.
We are generations of winemakers as well as new entrepreneurs. We cultivate vast acreages of grapes and smaller vineyards too. Together, we are proud of our international acclaim for award winning wines produced from the beautiful, rich and diverse Wine Country of Ontario. We are committed to offering a wide range of quality wines to enjoy at any occasion, from 100% Ontario Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA) to International Canadian Blends (ICB) wines, our award winning wines span the taste preference, quality and value appreciated by our local customers. But most of all, we are personally and collectively passionate about the grape and wine industry and truly committed to its continued success here at home and around the globe. www.winegrowersontario.ca
Zoetis is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. Building on more than 60 years of experience in animal health, Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets veterinary vaccines and medicines, complemented by diagnostic products, genetic tests, biodevices and a range of services. Zoetis serves veterinarians, livestock producers and people who raise and care for farm and companion animals with sales of its products in more than 100 countries. In 2016, the company generated annual revenue of $4.9 billion with approximately 9,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.zoetis.ca
Alberta Farmer Express
Alberta’s Provincial Farm and Ranch Newspaper
Alberta Farmer Express is written specifically for farmers and ranchers in Alberta, Canada’s second-largest agricultural province. Alberta Farmer Express features provincial, national and international farm news, weekly sections on both crop and livestock production and markets, industry and policy news, lively opinion pages and a popular farm weather page. AlbertaFarmExpress.ca
Published since 1938 and known to many readers as “the cattleman’s bible,” its content is relevant, practical, informative and applicable to anyone in Canada’s beef industry. From the best ways to grow the forage crops that sustain Canada’s cows and their calves, to the marketing chain of feedlots, packers and domestic and international sales, beef producers will find it all in Canadian Cattlemen. It’s also a key source of information for Canada’s purebred cattle associations and producer organizations. CanadianCattlemen.ca
Country Guide National
With roots back to 1882, Country Guide is Canada’s oldest and best-known farm title. Success through strategic business thinking, no matter how small or large the operation, provides a fresh modern editorial focus. Whether it’s the intensive, high-value specialty operation or a grain farm of thousands of acres, Country Guide provides case studies of successful farmers – from young farmers taking the operation to the next step or the mature farmer looking for a successful transition to the next generation. Country-guide.ca
Farm Marketer is one of Canada’s leading online agriculture communities, and the largest agriculture real estate website in our country. We are dedicated to providing the latest information on Agriculture Real Estate, News, Weather, Commodities and what matters most to Canadian agriculture. Our website truly has a national presence with loyal visitors coming to our website on a daily basis from across Canada’s farming communities. farmmarketer.com
Farmtario is a new source of information for Ontario Farmers. Our Ontario-based farm journalists are some of the most-trusted and experienced in the business. We believe the future of Ontario agriculture is bright but change is rapid. We are committed to providing information you can rely on in an ever-changing industry so you can use your resources efficiently and effectively. Farmtario is available where you need it, when you need it. Find Farmtario online, on your phone, in your inbox, on social media and in your mailbox. Farmtario.com
Practical production tips for the Prairie farmer
Grainews is the publication farmers use to get on with the day-to-day business of farming – choosing the right herbicide, how to buy, use and maintain machinery or managing the farm accounts. The focus is on grain, but each issue also features a section called Cattleman’s Corner which targets cow-calf producers and the thousands of Prairie farmers who have an integrated grain and cattle operation. Grainews.ca
The newly refined Harrowsmith embraces the same aesthetic that inspired James Lawrence, by continuing to build a community of knowledge and sharing. Focusing on family-run farms, beekeeping, climate change, indie breweries, fair trade collectives, permaculture and off-grid life with DIY videos, digital editions and coveted full-sized print magazines, it’s a virtual village of learning.
Today’s Harrowsmith is still eagerly consumed around farmhouse tables, as well as dockside on Muskoka chairs, on condo balconies, and at downtown coffee shops. It’s not just a magazine anymore, it’s a place of inspiration, ideas and networking. Join us! www.HarrowsmithMag.com
The Manitoba Co-operator has been a fixture in most Manitoba farm homes since 1947. Featuring farm news from the next town or the next continent, and weekly sections dedicated to both crop and livestock production and markets. The Co-operator also has industry and policy news, lively opinion pages and a weekly farm weather page with analysis, precipitation reports, and a forecast for the week ahead. ManitobaCooperator.ca
RFD TV Canada
In collaboration with the Rural Media Group, Wild TV Network launched two new channels earlier this year. These channels bring a uniquely Canadian perspective to more outdoor niche interests. RFD TV Canada focuses on agriculture, rural lifestyle, and traditional music & entertainment. Together with The Cowboy Channel Canada featuring western sports and the most iconic PRCA rodeos in North America.
Wild TV Inc. is entering its 16th year and is the first and largest network in Canada committed to delivering adventure programming. As such, they are the leading, and only, Canadian distributor of exceptional, Numeris-measured, outdoor programming. Wild TV is partnered with all of Canada’s largest television providers, including Shaw Communications, Shaw Direct, Bell, Rogers, Telus, Videotron, Cogeco, MTS, Sasktel, and Eastlink, as well as to all CCSA members and our newest addition is a national TV network – The Water Channel, devoted to everything water including boating, fishing, diving, water sports etc. https://wildtv.ca/rfdcanada/
Rural Roots Canada
Rural Roots Canada gets to the Stem and Meat of Agriculture.
RRC strives to tell unique stories from the agriculture community that show the true roots of the industry. It will also show off new products and ideas from the ever evolving industry. www.ruralrootscanada.com
The Western Producer is an integral part of the family farm, reaching deep into the rural landscape of Western Canada. The Producer engages with the decision makers, women and men, who make modern farms successful. www.producer.com