Soil Fertility Workshop


Join us at one of our two day, farmer-focused workshops to learn all about soil fertility from leading Manitoba experts.


January 23-24, 2024 – Selkirk, MB

January 30-31, 2024 – Brandon, MB


Tickets are $75 per person. Farmers who are members of Manitoba Canola Growers, Manitoba Crop Alliance and/or Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers will receive a rebate of $25 for each association they are a member of. If you are a member of all three, this event will be FREE!


Spaces are limited! Max capacity per workshop is 25 participants.


For more information & to register click on the location you’d like to attend below:

Selkirk Workshop

Brandon Workshop


AGENDA (draft)

Day 1: January 23

9:00 am – Introduction

9:15 am – Concepts of Soil Fertility and Productivity

10:45 am – Soil Reaction, Liming and Salinity

12:00 pm – Lunch (lunch provided)

1:00 pm – Nitrogen

3:00 pm – Phosphorus

4:00 pm – Questions and adjourn


Day 2: January 24

9:00 am – Potassium

10:00 am – Secondary Nutrients (S, Ca, Mg)

11:00 am -Micronutrients

12:00 pm – Lunch (lunch provided)

1:00 pm – Fertilizing for Profit (Economical rates)

2:00 pm – Soil test interpretation (and tissue tests)– group activity

3:30pm – Case studies from commodity agronomists


*Workshop speakers will include John Heard, Marla Reikman and commission agronomists.