2022 Ministers Conference

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Register now for the 2022 Nova Scotia Ministers Conference for Agriculture, November 3rd and 4th at the Halifax Convention Centre! 


Climate change, COVID-19, market trends, regulatory environments and the evolving role of technology are shaping the way producers and agri-food companies do business, and this year’s conference will explore how industry, government, and next generation thinkers in agriculture can work together to embrace change and cultivate success. 


Join us for sessions like ‘Down to Earth: Improving Soil Security, ‘Everything Under the Sun: Controlled Environment Agriculture & Season Extension’ and ‘The New World of Genomics in Agriculture’. Plus, a chance to network with peers during the tradeshow and Minister’s Reception. 

Click  here to register 

In addition to the two day conference schedule, the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture is hosting two workshops focusing on Growing Under Cover. International Delphy Consultant Ron Marshall will deliver a full-day, in-person program focusing on 'How to Optimizing Inputs' (water, substrate, fertilizer, pest control products etc.) as well as some of the technology options that are available to help manage the growing environment.

Date: Saturday, November 5th

Location: Super 8 Hotel - 63 Cole Drive, Windsor NS

Time: 9 am - noon, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Cost: Free!!

Pre-registration for this workshop is required to confirm seating. Please be prepared to bring your own lunch, or travel off-site during the break to purchase something. Contact Nicole at nicole.jamieson@novascotia.ca (or (902)679-6021) for registration.