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February Issue – See All

Preparing for Carbon Pricing

Get your operation and your customers ready for carbon pricing.

CAAR Pro-Ag Investments Auction

A CAAR Conference favourite, the Pro-Ag Investments Auction supports a wide range of initiatives at CAAR that are designed to strengthen and enhance the Canadian ag industry. This year’s auction will be held on Wednesday Feb. 15 from 3:30 – 5 p.m.

President's Message: Febuary 2017

Committed to Your Business

Solutions for Spring

In the second part of our five-part series, we look at how The agre¯ Solution assists retailers during the busy spring months.

Prepare Now for a Safe Spring

Ensure your operation is ready to manage the demands of the new season.

CAAR’s Year in Preview

A sneak peek of what to expect from CAAR in 2017, including expanded advocacy, member outreach and services.

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BANFF, AB – Yesterday, AGRIS-Cooperative Ltd. was presented with the 4R Nutrient Stewardship Agri-Retailer award at the Canadian Association of Agri-Retailers (CAAR) Annual Conference. AGRIS Cooperative Ltd. is a Canadian leader in the adoption of 4R Nutrient Stewardship (Right Source @ Right Rate, Right Time, Right Place®).

Day two of the 2017 CAAR Conference was a resounding success!

Our industry is always evolving and changing, and CAAR members are continually innovating to take advantage of new opportunities and conquer new challenges. The Innovation Showdown celebrated and promoted this innovative spirit, offering fresh ideas and creative presentations. One of the lucky audience members was also the recipient of a $100 Visa gift card.

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Icebreaker Cocktail Reception, kicking off the 2017 CAAR Conference. The reception is always a great chance to mingle with familiar faces and make new connections, and this year was no exception.

A new survey by Manitoba Agriculture shows that the top 10 weeds in the province have changed over the last 20 years.

As part of its Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Directorate, Transport Canada has launched its Safety Awareness Kits.

The agri-retail event of the year is finally here!

The 2017 CAAR Conference has officially opened today, and we want to remind attendees that onsite registration is available at the Fairmont Banff Springs throughout the conference.