Events

Fusarium Head Blight Demo – Field Day
Date: June 22, 2018
Time: 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Registration Fee: $10 for GRO members and $20 for non-members
(includes breakfast)
Starting Place: Hazelbluff Hall (Westlock)
To Register: Call/Text Sandeep Nain: (780)249-1440 or (780)349-4546

Bus Tour to Canolapalooza
Date: June 27, 2018
Time: 7:30 am – 6:30 pm
Registration Fee: $20
(includes breakfast and drinks)
Starting Place: Westlock CPS, Barrhead CPS
and Stony Plain Seed Cleaning Plant
To Register: Call/Text Sandeep Nain: (780)249-1440
or Bill Chapman: (780)349-0300
Website: Canolapalooza Bus

Digging In The Dirt
Soil Health and Biodiversity Pasture Walk
A day full of pastures and soils; information on water systems,
fencing ideas, grazing management, direct marketing and of course soils!

Speakers: Steve Kenyon and Dr. Wendy Taheri
Date: July 7, 2018
Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Greener Pastures Ranching, Busby, AB
Registration Fee: $30 for GRO members and $60 for non-members
(includes lunch)
Starting Place: Busby Hall, Westlock County
To Register: Call/Text Sandeep Nain: (780)249-1440
or Steve Kenyon: (780)307-6500

GRO Forage Tour
Information on grasses, legumes and variety mixes
We will be seeing more than 35 varieties in one spot!
Information on barley, oat and triticale silage

Date: July 12, 2018
Time: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Registration Fee: Free for GRO members and $25 for non-members
(includes lunch)
Starting Place: Glenreagh Community Hall, Barrhead
To Register: Call/Text Sandeep Nain: (780)249-1440 or (780)349-4546
or Rick Tarasiuk: (780)307-7581

GRO Crop Tour
Information on more than 100 varieties of cereals in one spot!
-Pea, Fababeans, Lentils, Soybean RVT’s
-Wheat Urea ESN Fertilizer Trial
-Winter Wheat Variety Trial
-Pea-Canola Intercropping Demo
-Oat For Milling and Feed Variety Trial
-Specialty Crop Demo

Date: August 2, 2018
Time
: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Registration Fee: Free for GRO members and $25 for non-members
(includes lunch)
Starting Place: Pibroch Community Hall
To Register: Call/Text Sandeep Nain: (780)249-1440 or (780)349-4546
or Rick Tarasiuk: (780)307-7581