PCBFA's Upcoming Events

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Farm Transition Planning with Elaine Froese

November 18th, 2022

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Western Canada Conference on Soil Health & Grazing

December 13-15th, 2022

Our Partner's Upcoming Events

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Building a Farm Transition Team

October 11th 12pm MST

Successful farm transition planning is a team effort. In this session, identify who’s on your professional advisory team and what skills and expertise are needed to fill the gaps.

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Low Stress Livestock Handling with Dylan Biggs

October 13 9am MST

Join the North Peace Applied Research Association for an in-person event held just north of Manning (4 miles west off of highway 35).

Dylan Biggs (TK Ranch) will be conducting a live demonstration on the basics of good handling techniques, and delve further into low-stress techniques.

Event starts at 9am and will run to 3pm. Lunch included.

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Low Stress Livestock Handling with Dylan Biggs

October 15 9am MST

Live demonstration includes:

  • How to think like a cow & understanding why cows do what they do.

  • Understanding how our natural instincts can be counterproductive when working with
    animals.

  • The building blocks for training your herd to be manageable, and the basic skills of
    good handling.

  • Where, when, and how to pressure the flight zone of a herd animal.

  • Training your herd to drive. Gaining control of herd direction. Controlling herd speed.

  • Coordinating people for a successful move.

  • Moving livestock trough gates and dealing with obstacles.

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Nutrition Part Two: Hitting the Bullseye with Targeted Feeding

October 19th 7pm

Join the Beef Cattle Research Council for a Beef Nutrition Webinar as experts discuss how to feed your cattle for performance, and the targets to aim for.

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Ranching for Profit

November 13-19,

Join Foothills Forage and Grazing Association for a Ranching for Profit School in Okotoks this November!

Check out SARDA's Events Page for more great upcoming events in the Peace Region!