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2018-SFGA SK Produce Conference
July 25, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The joint SFGA/SVGA Saskatchewan Produce Conference was held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Smiley’s Buffet & Catering in Saskatoon. We had a very packed day with informative speakers, lunch, round table meetings, annual meetings and a tour of the Sask. Food Centre. We would like to thank our speakers- Dr. Kate Congreves (Dept. of Plant Sciences at the U of S), Jeff Cooper (STEP), George Lewko (Paintball Paradise PA), James Kettel (Ministry of AG Trade & Value-Added Branch), Clinton Monchuk (Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan), Gary Hughes (Local Business Development- Sobey’s), Connie Achtymichuk (Provincial Vegetable Specialist) and Forrest Scharf (Provincial Fruit Specialist) for helping to make our conference a success! Thank you to Dan Prefontaine and Carmen Ly for leading the tour at the Food Centre. Also, thank you to all who attended – we hope to see you again next year!