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Powering Your Profits – Calmar

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Powering Your Profits

Join Alberta Canola Director Renn Breitkreuz for a day of agronomy, marketing and management information.

Pre-registration is now closed – please join us and check in at the door.


Greg Kostal, President – Kostal Ag Consulting
Filtering Through Commodity Noise 
Commodity newsflow is abundant in any given day, yet much of it doesn’t matter. Greg will identify what matters, demystify perception, and provide insight on what’s making canola, wheat, barley, and peas tick.

Rob Strilchuk, Tax Partner – MNP
Proposed Changes to Federal Tax Laws – Rob will provide an update on proposed tax changes and how they may affect your farm. Learn about the proposed rule changes and their impacts on converting wealth into retirement income, restrictions in farm transfers, and potential reductions in your capital gains deduction.

Ian Epp, Agronomy Specialist – Canola Council of Canada
5 Things Your Neighbours Need To Do To Improve Their Yields – From planting time to harvest, top agronomy tips to help your neighbours improve their canola yields and increase their profitability.

Dave Gallant, Director, Finance and Operations – Canadian Canola Growers Association
Cash Flow to Grain Flow – Find out how the cash advance program can enhance your grain marketing plans and how to connect with CCGA on agriculture issues affecting canola farmers.

Janelle Whitley, Manager, Policy Development – Canadian Canola Growers Association
Policy, Grain Contracts & Grading  –
Join Janelle as she discusses the biggest policy issues impacting canola farmers in 2018, including ongoing CCGA work on grain contracts and grading.

plus an update on the activities of the Alberta Canola Producers

There are 12 Powering Your Profits events being held across Alberta in November – see the full list of locations

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Calmar Royal Canadian Legion
4815 47 Street
Calmar, Alberta T0C 0V0 Canada
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