The 13 th annual Canadian Forage and Grassland Association (CFGA) conference, Cross
Pollination: Co-Creating Ideas in the Forage Industry, takes place from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2. Two
highlights of the event are the student poster and infographic showcase and the presentation of
the CFGA Leadership Award.
Student Poster Showcase
The CFGA Student Poster and Infographic Showcase is open for submissions until Nov. 10.
Students can showcase their research or planned research on forage or grassland-related topics
and submit an infographic or poster, along with a video explaining the research. There is no fee
to enter the showcase; however, students who do enter are encouraged to register for the
conference for only $50 (plus taxes and fees), which will give all the benefits of VIP access. No
poster? No problem! Register for the student rate of $150 (plus taxes and fees) and receive VIP
Nominate a Leader
Nominations are also open for the CFGA 2022 Leadership Award. The CFGA Leadership
Award recognizes individuals, groups or organizations that exemplify or enhance the goals of the
CFGA and whose leadership in the forage and grassland sector has impact of national and/or
international significance. People can visit the CFGA Conference Website to submit a
nomination by Oct. 20.
Taking place via Zoom, the CFGA’s 13th Annual Conference is a fully bilingual event offering a
program packed with educational sessions on a variety of themes including living labs, grazing
management and exports. All sessions will take place in English and French and be held at
Eastern Standard Time. For more information visit the CFGA Conference website.