The SouthWest Agricultural Conference returns January 3rd and 4th, 2018 to celebrate it’s 25th anniversary: “A Legacy of Agricultural Excellence”. With over 40 sessions, delivered by top experts in the field, growers will learn about everything from precision agriculture to maximizing yield, nutrient management to cover crops and pest management to marketing. Complimenting an incredible lineup of speakers will be the traditional trade show and Taste Ontario reception, along with exciting additions to thank registrants for being part of the past 25 years, and looking forward to another 25 years of SWAC excellence.
Feature Speakers include Jon Montgomery and Lt – Gen, The Honourable Roméo Dallaire (Ret’d). Montgomery is a celebrated Canadian Olympian and host of The Amazing Race Canada, who will inspire attendees to step outside of their comfort zone, pursue their dreams and conquer their fears. Dallaire is a true Canadian hero and humanitarian, whose incredible legacy will leave the audience humbled, challenged to make a difference, and proud to be Canadian. The full program can be found at www.southwestagconference.ca, or watch for the conference brochure in the November 7th edition of the Ontario Farmer.
SWAC will be livestreaming sessions from the Livestock Pavilion on Day Two, Thursday January 4, 2018. If you are unable to attend the conference in-person you can register to particip