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Conference 2021 Recap - Participating in the Global Regenerative Movement

September 13, 2022 Grace
In this session Gabrielle’s presentation brings an international viewpoint from COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland, of forage and grassland sector roles in addressing global climate change goals.
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Conference 2021 Recap - Developing Canada’s First Agri-Food Sustainability Index

August 30, 2022 Grace
David’s presentation examines communicating sustainability of the Canadian agriculture production system to the general public, and roles, responsibilities and opportunities for the Canadian forage and grassland sector.
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Conference 2021 Recap - Panel Discussion: Planning and Execution

September 27, 2022 Grace
Panel Discussion: Planning and Execution
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Conference 2021 Recap - Pollinator Functions in the Canadian Forage Seed World

May 10, 2022 Grace
During this session Jess Vickruck spoke about the important role that grasslands play in maintaining the function of wild bee diversity across Canada and options for maintaining and growing the impact of this function.
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Conference 2021 Recap - Sector Level Sustainability Goals

July 19, 2022 Grace
Nathalie’s presentation examines beef sector level sustainability goals, tracking and reporting systems, and the role of the forage sector in supporting landscape health and function.
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Conference 2021 Recap - Agriculture as a Nature-Based Solution to Climate Change

January 18, 2022 Grace
During the CFGA’s 12th Annual Conference, Jason Weller discussed how a major agriculture value chain in the U.S. adopted a strategy and implementation plan for sector wide sustainability - From the Farm Gate to the Grocery Basket.
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Conference 2021 Recap - Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions on the Farm

July 5, 2022 Grace
Jacques’ presentation examines advanced forage management practices to reduce whole farm GHG emissions from a Quebec perspective.
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Conference 2021 Recap - Fight against Climate Change in Forage Production in Quebec

June 21, 2022 Grace
During this session Sylvestre Delmotte’s presentation examines the forage sector’s role in regional climate change adaptation planning and execution through Agriclimat non-profit. He also spoke about forage production in Quebec.
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Conference 2021 Recap - Landscape Functions of the Canadian Forage Sector

June 7, 2022 Grace
In this session Carolyn Seburn and Jamie Hewitt spoke about the Federal government’s perspective on the importance of forages on landscapes.
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