Events

Welcome to the CRSB Events page, where we will share upcoming events, featuring both CRSB events, and those of our members and stakeholders!

If you have an event you'd like use to share, please contact info@crsb.ca


 

Upcoming Webinars 

 

Foresight with Focus: Understanding 2020 Food Sustainability Trends

May 26 @ 12:00 pm MDT 

Join us as Jo-Ann McArthur or Nourish Food Marketing presents insights from their 2020 Food Market Network Report, as well as how trends may have shifted as a result of Covid-19. Len Kahn of Kahntact will offer additional insight on the top three trends affecting agriculture specifically.

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Understanding and Promoting Mental Health in Agriculture

June 2, 9:00 am MDT

Now more than ever before, mental health is increasingly important to the sustainability of the Canadian beef industry. In this webinar, we will explore what mental health looks like, how to recognize the signs of struggle in yourself and others, and knowing where to turn for resources or immediate help.

  • Cynthia Beck, University of Regina (also a beef and grain farmer) will share her research on suicide prevention in farming, as well as indicators of mental health struggle and resources available.
  • Heather Watson, Executive Director of Farm Management Canada will present the findings of a ground-breaking new report: Health Minds, Healthy Farms - Exploring the Connection between Mental Health and Farm Business Management, sharing insights into business practices that help support positive mental health and how mental health helps support farm management excellence.
  • Stewart Skinner will provide an overview about the Do More Ag Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to championing positive mental heath and wellbeing in agriculture across Canada. He will provide his perspective as an Ontario pork producer and discuss ways to assist farmers and ranchers through resources available to help when needed.

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Economic Outlook and Impacts of 2020 on the beef industry

Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 9:00 am MDT

Leading experts provide economic outlooks for the Canadian food system. Justin Sherrard, Global Strategist, Animal Protein with Rabobank will provide a global economic outlook. Craig Klemmer of Farm Credit Canada provides perspective on the entire Canadian agricultural and food system, and Brain Perillat of Canfax will provide an economic outlook for the Canadian beef industry specifically.

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Check out recordings of past webinars here:

Impacts of Covid-19 and opportunities or the sustainability of the Canadian beef industry. 

 

More to come... stay tuned for details.