2020-21

CYFF EVENTS

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Social Media Training and Sales

CYFF NATIONAL CONFERENCE SESSION 5

Top 5 Tips for Marketing Your Business on Social Media with Digital Marketing Consultant Ricky Forbes from Blue Moose Media

Getting Started with Web Presence and Creating Community on Social Media with Shannon Thorndyke from Bradbury Brand + Design Experts

Plenty of time for networking once the presentations are complete - don't miss the chance to listen and share with other young farmers!

March 4
5-7:30 pm EST

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2021 CYFF Conference Sign Up Options

includes 2021 CYFF membership

Sponsored conference registration / membership

Some CYFF supporters have agreed to sponsor the membership of a limited number of Canadian Young Farmers

Conference registration for 4H alumni

4H members (aged 18-25) who have recently exceeded the age limit for their local club or have been a 4H member in 2019 or 2020 can sign up for a FREE trial membership

Regular conference registration / membership

Regular registration for Young Farmers is ONLY $50+GST.

FEBRUARY 11 ~ 3-5 PM EST

Succession Planning

Annessa Good, FCC Agriculture Transition Specialist
How to start and structure the transition conversation in your family farm business

Maggie Van Camp, BDO
What does the next generation need to bring to the succession planning table? 

FEBRUARY 19 ~ 5-7 PM EST

Preparing a Business Plan to Request a Loan

Government Programming and Support for Young Farmers

Dave Gallant, Director of Finance & Operations, Canadian Canola Growers Association
The Advance Payments Program: Low and no-interest cash advances, a tool for managing farm cash flow

Jarrett Olson, RBC Sr. Agricultural Account Manager
Lining up the Ducks: How to Build a Strong Request for Financing

FEBRUARY 23 ~ 2-4:30 PM EST

Consumer Trust and Awareness

Clinton Monchuk, Executive Director Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan
Building trust in food and farming

John Jamieson, President and CEO of Canadian Centre for Food Integrity
Consumer trust and awareness

FEBRUARY 25 ~ 5-7 PM EST

Leadership and Board Governance

Terri Holowath CPA, CA, Managing Partner, The Catalyst Group
The Producer Leader

Mary Lynn McPherson, Senior Consultant with STRIVE!
Governance Tips for Time-starved Board Members

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MARCH 4 ~ 5-7 PM EST

Social Media Training and Sales

Ricky Forbes, Digital Marketing Consultant, Blue Moose Media
Top 5 Tips for Marketing Your Business on Social Media

Shannon Thorndyke, Bradbury Brand + Design Experts
Getting Started with Web Presence and Creating Community on Social Media

MARCH 11 ~ 6:30-8:30 PM EST

Women in Ag

Danielle Wildfong, BCom, CAIB
Risk Management on Your Farm

Aimée Ferré Stang
Let’s talk women in ag: 6 questions to ask ourselves

MARCH 18 - 5:30-8 PM EST

Farm Tours Across Canada

Featuring presentations from young farmers from:

  • Newfoundland
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Nova Scotia
  • New Brunswick
  • Quebec
  • USA

MARCH 25 - 5:30-8 PM EST

Farm Tours Across Canada

Featuring presentations from young farmers from:

  • Yukon
  • British Columbia
  • Alberta
  • Saskatchewan
  • Manitoba
  • Ontario

CYFF registered members receive access to all CYFF 2020-21 winter events for FREE

SIGN UP ABOVE and register to receive the access link to 20+ free 2020-21 winter virtual events, including the #FromTheFarmCYFF2021 National Conference, AND become a CYFF member. 

Workshops / Training Opportunities REQUIRING individual PRE-REGISTRATION:

These sessions are FREE for CYFF members, thanks to RBC®.

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

TRAINING WILL BE HELD MARCH 9-10, 1-4PM CST

This class requires a commitment of time and the willingness to attend; please do not register if you will not follow through. This class has a limit to the number of participants; if you register and do not attend, you will be taking the opportunity away from others who wish to participate

MORE DETAILS TO COME.

EVENT PRE-REGISTRATION FORM

CYFF WINTER CALENDAR OF EVENTS

2021 CYFF membership bundle includes FREE ACCESS to these events

DECEMBER3

DECEMBER 16
11:30 am EST

Coffee Talk - Mental Health and Stress with Do More Ag

DECEMBER 21
11:30 am EST

Self-Care Virtual Training with Dr. David Posen

JANUARY3

JANUARY 14
7:30-9:30 pm EST

Do More Ag - TALK, ASK, LISTEN training session Part 1

JANUARY 16
7:30-9:30 pm EST

Do More Ag - TALK, ASK, LISTEN training session Part 2

JANUARY 18
11:30 am EST

Self-Care Virtual Training with Dr. David Posen

JANUARY 20
11:30 am EST

Coffee Talk - Mental Health and Stress with Do More Ag

JANUARY 22
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST

1st Aid Mental Health Course - MORNING GROUP - PART 1

JANUARY 22
2:00 - 5:00 pm EST

1st Aid Mental Health Course - AFTERNOON GROUP - PART 1

FEBRUARY3

FEBRUARY 1
5:30 pm EST

Self-Care Virtual Training with Life/Wellness Coach Angela Marshall

FEBRUARY 5
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST

1st Aid Mental Health Course - MORNING GROUP - PART 2

FEBRUARY 10
11:30 am EST

Coffee Talk - Peer to Peer Support with Do More Ag

FEBRUARY 11
3:00 - 5:00 pm EST

National Conference - PART 1
Thirsty Thursdays

FEBRUARY 15
11:30 am EST

Self-Care Virtual Training with Dr. David Posen

FEBRUARY 19
5:00 - 7:00 pm EST

National Conference - PART 2

FEBRUARY 23
2:00 - 4:30 pm EST

National Conference - PART 3

FEBRUARY 25
5:00 - 7:00 pm EST

National Conference - PART 4

MARCH3

MARCH 4
5:00 - 7:00 pm EST

National Conference - PART 5

MARCH 10
11:30 am EST

Coffee Talk - What's stressing you? with Do More Ag

MARCH 11
6:30 - 8:30 pm EST

National Conference - PART 6
Women in Ag

MARCH 15
11:30 am EST

Self-Care Virtual Training with Dr. David Posen​

MARCH 18
6:30 - 8:30 pm EST

National Conference - PART 7
Farming across Canada - Virtual Farm Tours

MARCH 25
6:30 - 8:30 pm EST

National Conference - PART 8
Farming across Canada - Virtual Farm Tours

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