March 21. The Truth about Cattle and Methane Emissions. WEBINAR
March 23-24. Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference. Calgary, AB - CANCELLED
March 31-April 1. London Swine Conference. London, ON - SUSPENDED
March 31-April 1. Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef semi-annual meeting. Calgary, AB - changed to WEBINAR STYLE
April 3-4. Beef Margin Management Seminar. Lethbridge, AB
April 4-7. 4th Annual Gene Editing US Congress. Boston, USA - Delivered Digitally
April 6-7. Saskatchewan Beef Expo, Saskatoon, SK
April 15-17. Alberta Institute of Agrologists 15th Annual Conference. Banff, AB - CANCELLED
April 15-18. National Holstein Convention. Saskatoon, SK
April 24. Genomics in the Future of Agriculture (special guest speaker: Gentec CEO Graham Plastow)
Our Social Events
December 18, 2019
Thanks to the LG Social Committee for organizing
our Christmas Party at Laser City.
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
June 06, 2019
Thanks to the LG Social Committee for organizing a fun
"team-building" activity at lunch.
We all had a blast!
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