Carrot River Organic Field Day

Date: July 17, 2024
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Carrot River

Co-Hosted by SaskOrganics, TCO Chapter 3, and Local Organic Producers

Registration will be held in the parking lot of River’s Edge Seeds, followed by a tour of their hempseed processing  facility that is introducing hemp fibre processing!

From there attendees will travel to the Lefebvre farm to learn about Intermediate Wheatgrass (IWG) and the ADOPT Project investigating its dual-use potential, simultaneous grain and forage, when grown in Northeast Saskatchewan under organic production.

Guest Speakers:

  • Dr. Doug Cattani, Associate Professor, Department of Plant Science, University of Manitoba
  • Jo-Anne Relf-Eckstein, Executive Director, Saskatchewan Forage Seed Development Commission
  • Jeremy Irvine: Graduate student, University of Saskatchewan

Tickets: $33.25 + GST (general admission, lunch, refreshments)