Click here to register for the 2018 CAAR Conference

Join other agri-retailers, suppliers and industry experts at the only Canadian national conference focused on the business of agri-retail.

The 2018 CAAR Conference will emphasize the factors that strengthen your competitive edge through insight into customer expectations; focus on relevant issues; and demonstration of how to use that information to actualize growth in yourself, your team and your business.

Hosted at TCU Place in Saskatoon from February 13 - 15, 2018, the CAAR Conference will feature two days of professional development with an exceptional lineup of speakers, an exciting variety of networking opportunities and an exclusive look at some of the latest products and services from the industry’s leading suppliers on the tradeshow floor.

Exhibitor Registration - Tradeshow Floor 60% Sold Out!
The 2018 CAAR Conference is the perfect opportunity to showcase your business, new products and connect with customers from across Canada. Exhibition space sold out early last year and we expect a sell-out again this year – avoid disappointment by securing your booth as early as possible.

New in 2018, registered exhibitors will receive one ticket to the highly anticipated CAAR's Choice Awards Banquet in addition to their conference pass! Registered exhibitors at the 2018 CAAR Conference will also receive a company listing in the conference registration guide, the conference program and on, and will have an opportunity to participate in the Innovation Showdown.

For more information about exhibiting at the 2018 CAAR Conference, click here.

Now Accepting Applications for the 2017 CAAR’s Choice Awards
Submit an application for your facility or apply on another retailer's behalf for the 2017 CAAR’s Choice Awards! Presented annually at the CAAR’s Choice Awards Banquet at the CAAR Conference, these awards highlight the achievements and dedication of CAAR members who serve their community and the agri-retail industry.

Recipients are presented with a prize valued at $1,000 and a complimentary trip to the 2018 CAAR Conference. CAAR is currently accepting applications for the following categories:

Agronomist of the Year Award 
   Sponsored by J.R. Simplot AgriBusiness

Retailer of the Year Award
   Sponsored by Bayer CropScience Inc.

Retailer Hall of Fame Award
   Sponsored by Univar Canada

4R Nutrient Stewardship Agri-Retailer Award
   Sponsored by Fertilizer Canada

For more information about the CAAR's Choice Awards and how to apply, click here.


Key Conference Dates

June 12, 2017:
Exhibitor Registration Open
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October 16, 2017:
Conference Registration Opens

December 1, 2017:
CAAR's Choice Awards Application Deadline
Click here to download your application forms

December 1, 2017:
Exhibitor Registration Deadline

January 12, 2018:
Hotel Reservation Deadline