Archive for November, 2013

Attention Canada’s Young Farmers!

Grab your video camera, digital camera or even your cell phone! Make a video, one minute or less, on What does your generation bring to the farm table? How is your generation different from your parents’ or grandparents’ generation? What do you bring that is new and innovative to the farm business?
Enter your video in Farm Management Canada’s Y We Farm ~ A Young Farmer Video Competition to win an all-expenses paid trip to attend the FarmTech Conference.
FarmTech is Canada’s premier crop production and farm management conference taking place in Edmonton, January 28-30, 2014.
Visit Farm Management Canada’s website for full competition details.

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Farm Management Canada (FMC) and the Canadian Association of Diploma in Agriculture Programs (CADAP) have joined forces to offer an award designed to encourage students to improve their communication and leadership skills through a national video competition.

FMC and CADAP are collecting submissions from agricultural students across Canada and will award three winners with $1,000 towards furthering their education in agriculture.

The award is designed to help students develop their communication skills by having the opportunity to voice their opinion on a on a subject related to farm management.

Students are asked to submit videos, responding to the following question:
What key skills has your educational institution taught you about farm management that will be most useful in your career? Please explain why these are important?

All applications must be received no later than May 9th, 2014.

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