Spotlight on Speakers

This year’s CAAR Conference features an in-depth look at the changing landscape of ag from the industry’s top experts. Exploring topics like customer loyalty and the changing agri-retail customer, The Communicator caught up with two of our conference speakers to give delegates a taste of what to expect at the conference.

Speaker Spotlight

This year's CAAR Conference features an exceptional lineup of speakers, all offering their own unique and knowledgeable insight into the changing ag sector. The Communicator spoke with two of our featured speakers to get a preview of what conference delegates can expect.

Ready. Set. Network!

The Tradeshow has always been a hub of activity at the CAAR Conference and we are happy to report that all of this year's exhibition space sold out in record time!

What to See and Do in Banff

While the three-day 2017 CAAR Conference is full of exciting presentations and engaging business opportunities, Banff, Alta., is also jam-packed with endless adventures.
Recognized as the 2015 Travellers’ Choice on Tripadvisor, Banff is known worldwide for its stunning vistas, gorgeous natural scenery and towering mountain peaks. Everywhere you turn there’s something to see in Banff.

Most Spirit: Al Raine

The Chairman's Award

What do you get when you mix a lifelong career in agriculture, a strong sense of community and an enthusiastic, infectiously positive personality?

Seize the Opportunity to Unlock Your Potential

The CAAR Conference is Feb. 16-18 in Saskatoon, Sask.

Canada’s agri-retail sector carries the weight of many responsibilities. The products you sell are the subject of myriad regulations, speculations and scrutiny. Your customers are – at once – innovative and pragmatic, and busy with their own mission of providing food for a growing population.

2015: CAAR's Year in Review

Changes, accomplishments and new paths forged by your association

The past twelve months seen the Canadian Association of Agri-Retailers undergo many changes – some significant, and some just a part of the natural evolution of our changing industry.

A Liberal Amount of Change?

What might a Liberal government mean for agri-retail?

The 2015 election was the most dramatic in recent memory, with no shortage of ambitious promises. It was Justin Trudeau’s message of change that swept the Liberal Party of Canada to power, and that message was not modest. With a raft of agenda items from Syrian Refugees, to the Paris climate summit and the fight against ISIS, many in our sector are left asking: “What’s next for Agriculture?”