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
Farm Labour Affects Us All
Fri., November 6
Tue., November 10
Thu., November 12
Seeding the Public Interest
Fri., November 13
Sat., November 14
9:00 am to 12:00 pmKids
Kids’ ActivitiesHave your kids discover treasures right in your own backyard, and learn the art of sit-spot practice.
2:00 pm to 6:00 pmCaucus
Sun., November 15
8:00 am to 1:00 pmCaucus
Mon., November 16
It’s Not You
Taking action on rural mental health
Tue., November 17
Tackling Climate Crisis & Agriculture
Wed., November 18
Thu., November 19
Mooove over Cargill!
Fri., November 20
Sat., November 21
Wed., November 25
5:00 pmConvention Day
2020 Reflections from Farmers Across Canada
Thu., November 26
9:00 am to 1:00 pmConvention Day
Vision for a Post-COVID Food System
Fri., November 27
9:00 amConvention Day
Zooming Out: NFU and global solidarity
Sat., November 28
9:45 amConvention Day