Upcoming Events

Fall Meeting

Saturday, November 19, 2022

~ 10am – 4pm (9:30am Registration) ~
Chairperson: Michael Strebchuk
Minute Taker: Kathy Petterson


9:30am – Registration and coffee

  1. Call to order and welcome
  2. Introduction of Board Members and voluntary introduction of all
  3. Adoption of agenda: Motion
  4. Minutes of November 17, 2018 copies available at front desk
    – Business arising from the minutes: Motion
    – Date for meeting in March: Motion
  5. Reports: Treasurer – Dale DeSchepper
    Bylaws, Polices & Procedures – Michael Strebchuk
    Promotion – Peter Chapa
    Marketing – Gordon Wood
    Nominations- Peter Chapa
    Research & Education- Eugene Labant
    Certification – Kathy Petterson
  6. President – Michael Strebchuk
    TCO Representative – Rachel Salapere
    Organic Alberta Executive Director – Iris Vaisman

12:00pm Door prizes and organic lunch available

1:00pm Guest Speakers with Q&A

  1. Newco Grain Exchange – grain buyer – Neil Slingerland
  2. Producers and Consumers- An Emissions Saga-Barry Holizki
  3. Aero Barrier Products – Jeff Paton

2:30pm Door prizes and coffee break

2:50pm  – 4. Progressive Foods – grain buyer- Marvin Nakonechny

3:30pm OPEN member forum – your time to share your learning experiences, make comments or ask questions.

4:00pm Adjournment and clean – up, PLEASE HELP! Thank you for attending.

Namao Community Hall
24400 AB-37, Namao, AB T0A 2N0

Organic Lunch (12:30)
Members: $15.00
Non-members $20.00

RSVP to Kathy by November 14