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2020 Convention - Calendar of Events

The calendar of events will be posted in August/September.  Workshops, talks, interactive programming and chances to connect will be offered from early October through November.  The key aspects of the Convention including the NFU’s lively elections, debates on resolutions, national and regional reports will be held November 26 – 28, 2020.

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Some aspects of this year’s convention include:

  • talks by respected national voices on agroecology, food sovereignty, agricultural trade issues and social justice
  • online happy hours and coffee hours where people across the country can meet
  • interactive sessions for conversations about resilient farm and food systems.

Check back here again, as new details will be added as they are confirmed.

Tue., November 3
Thu., November 5

12:00 pm


Work it!

Farm Labour Affects Us All
Fri., November 6
Tue., November 10

12:00 pm


Indigenous Solidarity

Thu., November 12

12:00 pm


Seeding the Public Interest

Fri., November 13
Sat., November 14

9:00 am to 12:00 pm


Kids’ Activities

Have your kids discover treasures right in your own backyard, and learn the art of sit-spot practice.

More session info

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm


Youth Caucus

Sun., November 15

8:00 am to 1:00 pm


Women’s Caucus

Mon., November 16

12:00 pm


It’s Not You

Taking action on rural mental health
Tue., November 17

12:00 pm


Tackling Climate Crisis & Agriculture

Wed., November 18
Thu., November 19

12:00 pm


Mooove over Cargill!

Fri., November 20
Sat., November 21

Resolutions Due

Wed., November 25

5:00 pm

Convention Day

2020 Reflections from Farmers Across Canada

Thu., November 26

3:00 pm


Keynote presentation

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Convention Day

Vision for a Post-COVID Food System

Fri., November 27

9:00 am

Convention Day

Zooming Out: NFU and global solidarity

Sat., November 28

9:45 am

Convention Day

From Vision to Action

Convention Sponsors