Beaverlodge Research Farm Centennial Open House

Date

July 14, 2017

Hours

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Description

2017 marks Beaverlodge Research Farm’s Centennial, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s (AAFC) 150th anniversary, and Canada’s 150th birthday. Three great reasons to celebrate with AAFC this year!

Beaverlodge Research Farm invites you to join the festivities at their Open House, where you can learn about globally-significant achievements in agricultural research, past and present. Here, you can talk to the experts themselves: AAFC staff from Beaverlodge Research Farm and Lacombe Research Centre will be on hand, giving tours and demonstrations on everything from bees to pests, weeds, agronomy and historic crops.

Activities include:

  • Tours of research field plots, perennial seed crops, Centennial plots and Arboretum
  • Centennial ceremonies
  • Demos and equipment displays
  • Heavy-horse cart rides
  • Free BBQ lunch

Free admission and parking – fun for the whole family!

Location

AAFC Beaverlodge Research Farm
100038 Township Road 720
Beaverlodge, Alberta
T0H 0C0

Contact

Dr. Steve Pernal
Officer-in-Charge
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Beaverlodge Research Farm
steve.pernal@agr.gc.ca
780-354-5135

Website

We’re proud of our Canadian agricultural heritage! As one of the country’s original departments, AAFC is celebrating 150 years of service to Canadians. For more information, visit: Agriculture 150.

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