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2017 InnoTech Alberta Vegreville Field Day

Thursday, July 20 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Join some of the province’s leading agricultural researchers in Vegreville on Thursday, July 20, 2017, for a Field Day. You will learn about some of the exciting, potentially gamechanging work we are doing on behalf of Albertans and have opportunities to discuss your challenges with us over delicious beef-on-a-bun.

Location – InnoTech Alberta- Vegreville facility (see PDF for map)

Date – Thursday, July 20, 2017. Doors open at 8:30 AM, Tours will begin at 9 AM and end at 3:30 PM

Schedule – This year’s event consists of a tour of InnoTech Alberta- Vegreville’s test plots and includes a beef-on-a-bun lunch.

Featured Crops:
Canola, flax, hemp, barley, oats, native plants, wheat, peas, faba beans, corn

Research Scope:

  • Disease research
  • Biosensors for disease forecasting
  • Herbicide performance
  • Fungicide performance
  • Seed treatment performance
  • Hail simulation research
  • Drone assisted crop assessments
  • Variety trials
  • Drought, and cold tolerance, agricultural trait selection
  • Gene editing

Clothing and equipment – This event will take place, rain or shine. Please dress accordingly.

Registration – To register for this event, contact Chariti Sawchuk by email at [email protected] or by phone at 780-632-8618 by July 13, 2017.

Field Day is FREE to all participants. Unregistered participants may be turned away, depending on actual attendance.

Avoid disappointment; register TODAY!


Thursday, July 20
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Vegreville, Alberta Canada



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