ALWAYS EXCITING WESTERN CANADIAN CROP PRODUCTION SHOW COMES TO A CLOSE
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan – The 35th Annual Western Canadian Crop Production Show, held January 8-11, 2018, wrapped up yesterday. Despite the bitter cold two of the four days, organizers are pleased with the attendance for all 4 days. The information gathered in Saskatoon this week formulates plans for the upcoming growing season for Western Canadian grain producers.
“Beginning as an agricultural society; agriculture and farming here in Saskatoon is woven into the fabric of who we are at Prairieland Park.” stated Agriculture Manager, Lori Cates. “This particular show and its growth is a testament to the industry and the producers here in Saskatchewan”.
A total of 19,480 attendees passed through the doors over the four days of the show that featured 347 companies utilizing 1059 trade show booths. This show has become Western Canada’s premier grain industry showcase by presenting information to producers on the latest technology, services, and products.
“Although the weather is not always ideal, producers still make the effort to attend knowing they will be able to interact with industry experts at this show. We want to extend a huge thank you to our outstanding exhibitors, presenters and dedicated staff that contribute to our show’s success” says Cates. It was also great addition to have the delegates from the World Trade Center in Harbin, China attend our event and meet with many of exhibitors and sponsors.
The combined Western Canadian Crop Production Show, Crop Production Week and CropSphere Conference made for another very successful Agricultural Business Awareness Week in Saskatoon.
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Lori Cates, Manager – Agriculture