Ag in Motion’s outdoor setting means farmers can see the latest technology in real time in real situations. Field demos, crop plots, Livestock Central, and the Knowledge Tent connect farmers with experts to tackle real problems – some products even making their debut at Ag in Motion.
The Ag in Motion team works with the industry to identify trends and issues that are on the minds of farmers in Western Canada. Demonstrations and programming are designed to answer questions farmers have with innovation and expertise to provide the best information available. Click the button below to access the full programming and demonstration schedule.
Mark your calendars to join us for our 3rd Annual Field of STARS, Presented by Bayer event on July 21, 2020 at the Ag in Motion site.
Field of STARS, Presented by Bayer is a fundraising experience event that takes place under the prairie skies in the field at the Ag in Motion site. This unique event features industry networking, live & silent auctions, cocktails, gourmet grilled dinner in the field and live entertainment featuring The Washboard Union.
The incredible ongoing support of the community helps STARS continually to enhance its innovative, world-class and leading-edge air medical program and services. STARS’ unique model of community, corporate and government support allows it to continue providing the highest standard of patient care and transport to those who live, work and travel in Western Canada.
For more information and how to purchase tickets, click here.
Field demonstrations help make purchasing decisions. From comparing Air Seeders in action to testing sprayers, Ag in Motion provides the necessary information to help you make the right choice for your farm. Field demos offer the ability to see actual results and speak to experts in a realistic setting, all in one location.
Ag in Motion features over 30 crop plots stretching across 25 acres, consisting of the latest varieties of canola, cereals, corn, soybeans, and speciality crops like flax, oats and quinoa.
The recent purchase of an additional 320 acres will be the home of a functional research farm called Field of Excellence.
Read more about the 2019 crop plots here
Interested in learning about the Field of Excellence? Click here.
The Cargill Knowledge Tent, presented by RBC, is a place for attendees to sit and listen to experienced members of the farming and farming-related communities speak on specific topics. Take a break from the heat at any time of the day, on any day of the show, and listen as popular speakers talk about various relevant topics. The Knowledge Tent is located between 5th and 6th street, just south of Alberta Drive.
Nestled between 1st Street and 3rd Street along Manitoba Drive, livestock producers can browse BMO Livestock Central. The indoor exhibits are located in the Livestock Pavilion, located on the west side of the BMO Livestock Central at the corner of 1st Street and Manitoba Drive.
BMO Livestock Central
In Livestock Central, you can find over 75 exhibitors, a Beef Breeds Showcase, live demonstrations, speakers and seminars.
Each day of the show will feature different areas of the industry, giving producers the opportunity to network during VIP Brunches, species-specific programs and demonstrations.
Dairy Day: Tuesday, July 21
Beef Day: Wednesday, July 22
Bison and Sheep Day: Thursday, July 23
Masterfeeds Beef Breeds Showcase
Farmers have the opportunity to see different beef breeds up close in the Masterfeeds Beef Breeds Showcase.
Total Mixed Ration Mixers
Different TMR mixer types will be demonstrated daily in the BMO Livestock Central. Each mixer will be loaded with ingredients. A set mixing time will be allowed, and then all rations will be laid down side-by-side for comparison.
Cattle Handling Demonstrations
Cattle Handling systems are designed based on an understanding of animal behaviour, and constructed to take advantage of natural animal instincts. A well-designed handling system makes moving animals safer and faster.
Fencing demonstrations, held daily will start with post driving, followed by fence wire installations, demonstrating how quick and easy fencing systems can be installed with minimal effort or ability.
The Stock Dog Demonstration
The Stock Dog Demonstration, will be held on the Tuesday and Wednesday of the show. This will give producers a closer look at how and why a well-bred stock dog is a good investment.
Livestock & Forage Speaker Series
From beef sustainability to raising bison, livestock producers can learn about a wide range of topics in the Livestock & Forage Speaker Series in the Livestock Pavilion.
The series, presented in partnership with the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture, features a variety of topics including cattle market updates, animal herd health and grazing management. Topics focus on different types of livestock, including cattle, sheep and bison.
The Ag in Motion Innovations Program presented by TD Canada Trust, celebrates the latest innovations in the Saskatchewan agriculture industry. Ag in Motion, in partnership with SREDA, is pleased to recognize four agriculture companies with the following Innovation Awards:
Plant and Soil Science: A new technology to help with disease prevention/diagnosis or increase plant quality/yield.
Animal & Livestock: A new technology to assists in the health and well-being of livestock animals.
Agriculture Equipment: A new technology to assists farmers and agriculture professionals with farming applications.
Agribusiness Services: A new technology to assist farmers and agriculture professionals with the management of their farm businesses and clients.
Many exhibits on 7th Street are home to individual demos hosted by various companies.
Range Road 3083,
RM of Corman Park Section 15 Northwest of Saskatoon on Hwy. 16, at Glacier FarmMedia Discovery Farm Langham