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Alberta Combine College

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The 2019 Alberta Combine College will be co-hosted by Alberta Canola and the Canola Council of Canada at the ENMAX Centre in Lethbridge on Wednesday, July 10.

Combine College will feature presentations about managing harvest and measuring losses, and an update on market access from the Canola Council of Canada.

Small group sessions will have hands-on combine optimization sessions and coaching sessions will help get you ready for harvest.

At the end of the day, attendees will stay for a ‘mix and mingle’ where they can get questions answered by combine manufacturers or coaching session leaders.

There will be a harvest and storage tradeshow throughout the day.


Alberta Canola has extended the early bird pricing until July 3. Registration closes on July 3.

Select only one combine session per person.


Small group hands-on training for harvest optimization in the combine session of your choice:

  • Case IH– Rocky Mountain Equipment, Lethbridge
  • Claas– Alberta Ag Centre, Taber
  • John Deere– Western Tractor, Lethbridge
  • New Holland– Vanee Farm Centre, Lethbridge
  • Mechanics Special – Various speakers covering older models of combines

Coaching sessions will focus on:

  • Grain grading
  • Harvest aids
  • Late season diseases in canola


8:30 am – 9:00 am
– Registration, harvest tradeshow

9:00 am – 9:20 am
– Welcome, introduction (Angela Brackenreed, Canola Council of Canada)

9:20 am – 10:20 am
– Measuring and managing harvest and harvest losses (Joel McDonald, Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute)

10:20 am – 10:45 am
– Coffee, harvest tradeshow

10:45 am – 12:15 pm
– Group A: Combine session of your choice
– Group B: Coaching sessions

12:15 pm – 1:45 pm
– Lunch
– Canola market access update (Brian Innes, Canola Council of Canada)
– Harvest tradeshow

1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
– Group A: Coaching sessions
– Group B: Combine session of your choice

3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
– Mix & mingle with equipment manufacturers, coaching sessions, harvest tradeshow



  • AFSC
  • AgSafe Alberta
  • BushelPlus
  • Grandslam Innovation Corp
  • MacDon Industries Ltd.
  • Schergrain
  • Combine World
  • Harvest Services (a division of Ralph McKay Ind.)

For Combine College sponsorship and harvest tradeshow information please contact Rick Taillieu [email protected]

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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ENMAX Centre
2510 Scenic Dr S
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 1N2 Canada
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