Crop Talk 2024

Join us at our annual Crop Talk. Come hear about research happening at the CLC, including our newly installed drainage project. Crop Talk will be held Wednesday, March 13, 2024 from 10am to 2:30pm at the Prince Albert Wildlife Federation. Coffee and lunch provided. Register by Monday, March 11, 2024 by calling 306-953-2363.

 

Top Notch Farming Spiritwood meeting

SaskCanola, in partnership with SaskBarley and SaskFlax, are hosting Top Notch Farming extension meetings. Robin Lokken from the CLC will be talking about the CLC’s canola research at the Spiritwood event, along with other presentations from industry experts. Tuesday, February 6, 2024 at the Spiritwood Civic Centre, 9:30am to 3:30pm. Register here.

 

Saskwheat coffee shop talks – Prince Albert

Join us on February 1 2024, from 8:30 am – 1:00 pm, for informal talks with industry experts. For more information and to register, click here.

 

Fall Family Fun Day 2023

Join us for our second annual Fall Family Fun Day on October 14th from 11am – 4pm! We’ve got lots of family-friendly activities planned and great local vendors.

Activities include:
Wagon Rides, from 1 to 3pm, pay per ride
Corn maze, admission by donation, proceeds to the PA Dolly Parton Imagination Library
StoryWalk® featuring ‘Forever Our Home’ by Tonya Simpson
Bouncy Castle
Fat Belly Farmer Sausage Food Truck
Local Vendors
and more!

 

FIELD DaY 2023

 

The CLC’s Annual Field Day will take place Thursday, July 27, 2023 at 9 am. Free BBQ lunch to follow! To register, please call 306-960-1834, or email info@conservationlearningcentre.com. The event is free!

 

AGRIARM RESEARCH UPDATE – 2023

Our AgriARM Research Update will be held virtually on March 1, 2023. The Agri-ARM Research Update is brought to you by 8 Agri-ARM research sites located throughout Saskatchewan. Our 25-minute presentations will provide insight on new research for a number of agronomic topics for a variety of crops. Topics include reducing cadmium accumulation in flax, using Cu applications in wheat, how stubble and cultivation can affect flax yield response to phosphorus, fertilizing lentils and dry beans, and faba disease management. There will also be an overview of annual forage varieties and an update on a 4-year haskap agronomy trial. You’ll have an opportunity to ask questions to researchers who specialize in a range of areas. CCSC & CEU credits are available. If you are unable to attend the live broadcast, please still register as a link to the recording will be sent out later in the week.

Click here to register for the 2023 AgriArm Research Update

 

 

 

 

 

New this year we are hosting a Fall Family Fun Day. This event is in partnership with our local Dolly Parton Imagination Library (DPILPA) and the Prince Albert Literacy Network. Click the link Fall Family Day for the full sized poster. Admission to the corn maze will be by donation with funds going towards our local Dolly Parton Imagination Library. On the way to the corn maze, families can read an ag themed Storywalk® titled “Green Tractor” by Kersten Hamilton. As you walk from page to page, activities will be set up for you to enjoy. Feel free to pack a lunch and eat in our outdoor classroom and check out our nature finds including a large selection of bones, some furs, nests and owl pellets. Hot chocolate and snacks will be available for purchase.  We will also be accepting bottle donations to help support DPILPA.

Field Day 2022

The Conservation Learning Centre’s 2022 Field Day will take place on Thursday July 28th at 9 am. Click the link Field Day Poster for the full sized poster.

There will be a morning tour of research plots, followed by a Free BBQ lunch and an afternoon show-and-tell of small plot research equipment. To register, please call 306-960-1834, or email info@conservationlearningcentre.com. The event is free!

Spring food farm 2022

The Conservation Learning Centre’s spring 2022 Food Farm event took place on May 25th and 26th 2022. Stay tuned for more information about the 2022 fall Food Farm. Grade 3 & 4 teachers can register their class at: https://aitc.sk.ca/programs/food-farm

For more information, please contact the CLC’s manager at 306-960-1834.

AgriARM research update 2021

The 2021 AgriARM Research Update took place on Thursday, January 13th from 9:55 am – 1:35 pm CST.

The event was free and the webinar was recorded. You can access the webinar here:https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/3085575294565444865

You can download a copy of the agenda for the virtual event here: AgriARM Research Update – 2022 Agenda

The AgriARM Research Update is brought to you by the eight AgriARM research sites located throughout Saskatchewan. This update has something for everyone! Our 25-minute presentations will provide an insight on new research for organic cover crops, establishment of perennial ryegrass with a nurse crop, and an overview of Saskatchewan annual forage varieties! We will discuss new oat management practices, and provide an evaluation for certified versus farm saved wheat seed. As well, we will take a look into a spray decision support tool for canola and what plant diseases are to come in a wet versus dry year.

Field Day 2021

Morning Session: 9 am to 12 pm

Afternoon Session: 1 pm to 3 pm

Crop Talk 2021 – Thursday, March 18

9 am to 11:30 am

Register at: Go To Webinar CLC Crop Talk 2021

Field Day 2020