Canadian Farm Writers' Federation 2019 National Conference

September 26, 2019 - 9:00am to September 28, 2019 - 9:00am
Location: 
New Westminster, BC

Canadian Farm Writers' Federation  2019 National Conference

Sept 26-28, 2019

New Westminster, BC

You won’t want to miss #CFWF2019. Here’s a sneak peak of the incredible line-up we’ve got planned!

Thursday Pre-Tours:

  • Option 1: Sea to Sky gondola and Whistler tour
  • Option 2: Farm and Fowl: Delta Farmland & Wildlife Trust & George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary walking tour.

Friday Tours:

  • Option 1: Agrarian and Riparian in the City: urban farms, habitat restoration & food processing on the urban fringe
  •  Option 2: Growing green: dairy, blueberries, potatoes, greenhouse vegetables, a cogeneration plant, cannabis & more
  • Option 3: Gateway to the Pacific: Sold out

Saturday Professional Development:

  • Mental health in agriculture: our shared responsibility.
  • BC Agriculture Land Commission: how it works, who's involved, what’s it’s future?

Plus…

  •   Opening reception river boat cruise onboard the Paddlewheeler Riverboat
  •   Annual CFWF banquet, awards and dance

And so much more!

Travel:

Hotel: Inn at the Quay (900 Quayside Dr, New Westminster). Call 1-800-663-2001 or email reservations@innatthequay.com. Remember to say you are with CFWF/BCFWA to get our group rate.

 Flights: use promo code J6777791 to get 10% off your Air Canada flight to Vancouver.

For more information, visit http://www.bcfwa.ca or email the 2019 CFWF Conference Planning Committee at bcfarmwriters@gmail.com.