External Courses and Events

BC TRCR Virtual Mine Reclamation Symposium, September 23, 2020

BC TRCR Virtual Mine Reclamation Symposium, September 23, 2020

BC Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation: Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium Click HERE to be taken to the BC TRCR Website for more information. The BC TRCR Committee is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 43rd Annual Mine Reclamation Symposium.  We have worked out an action-packed agenda for the virtual September 23, 2020 event […]

Canadian Soil Science Society Annual Meeting, June 21-25, PEI

Canadian Soil Science Society Annual Meeting, June 21-25, PEI

All event information is available on the CSSS Annual Meeting 2020 website.

Eurosoil 2020 Conference – Geneva, August 24-28

Eurosoil 2020 Conference – Geneva, August 24-28

The EUROSOIL 2020 Conference is taking place in Geneva, Switzerland August 24-28, 2020. The call for abstracts is open until February 20, 2020.  The tropical soils session is looking for presenters.    Here is the session description:   4.19 Understanding tropical soils biogeochemistry to tackle food production and environmental challenges. Tropical soils have on average sustained a […]

Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference – March 23-24, Calgary, AB

Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference – March 23-24, Calgary, AB

The Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference is created for every woman who is passionate about agriculture and food, whether you are a university student studying agriculture, producer, entrepreneur, representative of a grower association or corporate agribusiness. AWC is for women who want to enhance their family life, community, career, and industry through: —communications and coaching —mentoring […]

IX International Symposium on Mineral Nutrition of Fruit Crops, Israel

IX International Symposium on Mineral Nutrition of Fruit Crops, Israel

The IX International Symposium on Mineral Nutrition of Fruit Crops will be held June 7-11, 2020 at the Yearim Hotel, Kibbutz Ma’ale HaHamisha, Israel, under the aegis of the ISHS. A link to the symposium website and other information can be found at: www.ortra.com/events/mnutrition2020 The objective of the symposium is to share interdisciplinary, fundamental and […]

3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, 2021

3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, 2021

The 3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference is scheduled for November 1-3, 2021 in Dublin, Ireland. The conference theme is Science as a basis for the sustainable use and conservation of soil biodiversity. For more information visit their website at http://gsb2021.ie

SOIL – I Dig it! BC Institute of Agrologists, November 16, 2019

SOIL – I Dig it! BC Institute of Agrologists, November 16, 2019

Vancouver and Fraser Valley Branches present: “Soil – I Dig it!” November 16th, 2019 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Location: SFU (Simon Fraser University) Surrey Campus, 250 – 13450 – 102 Avenue, Surrey, Room 5240 http://www.sfu.ca/campuses/maps-and-directions/surrey-map.html Please join us for a Professional Development event where we hear from speakers discussing all things soil. Topics may include enforcement […]

Lecture: Mega-companies in the Global Food System

Lecture: Mega-companies in the Global Food System

Join the UBC Farm and the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 for a talk: Mega-companies in the Global Food System: Implications for Justice and Sustainability. Dr. Jennifer Clapp is a Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security and Sustainability, and a Wall Institute International Visiting Research Scholar from the School […]

8th International Crop Science Congress – June 21-25, 2020

8th International Crop Science Congress – June 21-25, 2020

Under the auspices of the International Crop Science Society and the Global Institute for Food Security (GIFS) at the University of Saskatchewan, the 8th Internaional Crop Science Congress will be held at the Prairieland Park Convention Centre in Saskatoon from June 21 – 25, 2020. The theme of the congress will be Food Security & […]

Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity – March 10-12, 2020

Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity – March 10-12, 2020

The FAO is hosting a Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity (GSOBI20) at its Headquarters in Rome, Italy on 10 – 12 March 2020. This Symposium, will be jointly organized by the Global Soil Partnership (GSP), the Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS), the Global Soil Biodiversity Ini[a[ve (GSBI) and the UN Conven[on on Biological Diversity […]