Plan now to attend the MB Forage Seed Association Summer Crop Tour being hosted in the Arborg area and learn about the crop production research presently being conducted in the forage seed industry. The meeting point will be PESAI site, 2 miles west of Arborg on highway 68.
Date: July 12, 2023
Time: 4:30 pm (PESAI)
Dinner: 6:00 pm (Arborg & District Heritage Village)
• Perennial Rye and Meadow Fescue establishment under liberty link canola
• Pre-seed herbicides on Alfalfa, trefoil, meadow fescue and perennial rye
• Chaperone/Classic herbicide on alfalfa
To Register please call Lisa @ 204-376-3309 or
January 12 & 13, 2023, Victoria Inn, WPG
Notice is hereby given that the AGM of the members of the Manitoba Forage Seed Association Inc will be held on January 13, 2023 at 1:00 pm at the Victoria Inn, Wpg. Member is defined as an individual or entity who has paid a levy fee for the sale of forage seed crops between the period of July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2022.
To register phone for the Grower Forum & AGM contact Heather at 204-376-3309 / email:
Agenda & Registration information can be found at MFSA website: www.forageseed.net
MFSA would like to thank our generous sponsors:
Beaver Plastics, BrettYoung, DLF Canada, Imperial Seed, Interlake Pollination Systems, Interlake Forage Seeds, Interlake Agri Ltd, DSV Northstar Ltd. Manitoba Ag Services Corporation.
January 26, 9:30 am
Marla Riekman - Building a Resilient Soil System. Marla’s presentation will highlight the importance of building a resilient soil, by adopting practices that improve soil structure, build soil carbon, improve nutrient cycling, and help buffer the impact of moisture extremes to support crop productivity.” Marla is a Soil Management Specialist with Manitoba Agriculture.
Roger Burak - 2021 Forage Seed Research. Trials consist of Parlay and Manipulator on grass seed crops, herbicide screening in trefoil, an alternative nitrogen product, and establishing grass seed crops under Liberty Link canola. Roger is the Research Manager of the Manitoba Forage Seed Association.
Scott Harer - Changing Markets & Production Dynamics in the Seed Industry. Grass seed production and market dynamics in North America, New Zealand, Australia and Europe will be discussed. Scott is the Vice President of Columbia Seeds LLC, Oregon.
January 27, 9:30 am
Nicole Anderson - Current Trends in in Oregon Grass Seed Production. Nicole’s presentation will consist of current trends in Oregon grass seed production, new plant growth regulator research, herbicides & other weed management strategies. Nicole is a Field Crop Extension Agent, Oregon State University.
Slava Dubchenko – Tips & Tricks for Interpreting Your Soil Sample Analyses.
Slava will be giving a refresher on how to interpret your soil analysis correctly in order to achieve optimum plant health & yield. Slava is Crop Management Advisor, Nutrient Ag Solutions.
MFSA Annual General Meeting – Notice is hereby given that the AGM of the members of the Manitoba Forage Seed Association will be held virtually on January 27, 2022 at 11:30 am. Member is defined as an individual or entity who has paid a levy fee on the sale of a forage seed crop between the period of July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2021.
To Register phone Heather at 204-376-3309 or email
No cost to register for the event.
MFSA would thank our sponsors for their generous support
DLF Pickseed Canada
Interlake Pollinations Systems Canada
Interlake Forage Seed Association
Interlake Agi Ltd
Notice of the Annual General Meeting (AGM)
January 10, 2022
Notice is herby given that the AGM of the members of the Manitoba Forage Seed Association Inc. will be held at the Victoria Inn, Wpg, Manitoba on January 10, 2022 at 4:00 pm.
Members is defined as an individual who has paid a levy fee on the sale of a forage seed crop between the period of July 2018 – June 2021. Deadline for Resolutions is December 23, 2021.
Manitoba Public Health orders require that all attendees must provide evidence of being double vaccinated to enter the Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre. Masks mandatory
All resolutions must be submitted by Friday, December 10, 2021. Please contact the MFSA office for Resolution Templates:
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