Glacier FarmMedia

September 10, 11 & 12, 2019

Canada's Outdoor Park, Woodstock, Ontario

Demos & Events

See a variety of demonstrations, participate in test drives and see new technology in action. Scroll for large scale field demo details, crop plot information, livestock programming and other exciting features.



Field Demos

2019 Field Demonstration Schedule

Featuring: Evolution of Farming Demo, featuring Dot Technology Corp. and presented by Corteva Agriscience

For the first time ever, farmers in Eastern Canada will get to see the latest in autonomous agricultural technology in action during the Evolution of Farming Demonstration. Read more here!

Other field demos this year include Fertilizer Spreaders, Roller Crimpers, Strip Tillage, Tillage of Cover Crops, and Recirculating Boom Sprayers.


Innovations Showcase

Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show is pleased to announce that the Innovations Showcase will return this year. This program is an opportunity for exhibitors to receive extra attention for new products and services through pre-show promotion and highlighting at the show in September.  

 

Accepted applicants will have their product or service featured in the Official Show Guide, on outdoorfarmshow.com, through social media platforms and included in a media kit that will be distributed to Ontario agricultural media. 

 

All entries will be assessed by the Innovations Committee to confirm they qualify. To qualify, all product/services must be on display at Canada's Outdoor Farm Show and the submitting company must be a registered exhibitor in 2019. They must also:

 

•        Be truly innovative

•        Be relevant to farmers and farm businesses 

•        Be new (patents, patent-pending, industrial design, or copyright granted within the last calendar year in either Canada, the United States, or both)

 

Companies can choose to provide:

 

•        Up to three photos

•        Product specs

•        Website address

•        Social media handle and hashtag

•        Marketing material

•        Press release announcing the launch

 

 

Deadlines:

August 30, 2019: Final deadline – submit by this date to receive recognition during the show

 

To participate, register here. 

 

2019 Innovations Showcase Participants


Knowledge Tent

Presented by Farmtario and Country Guide

This educational and information feature will provide factual information about agronomy and farming practises, as well as advice for keeping fit and healthy, and touch on farm succession planning. 

 


Crop Plots & Features

SEED AND CROP INPUT PLOTS

See the most comprehensive display of new seed and crop technology, with many demonstrating the newest biotech and gene-stacking technology. See and compare crop inputs plots under real field conditions from Corteva Agriscience™, PRIDE Seeds, Horizon Seeds, DLF Pickseed, Pioneer Hi-Bred, Stoller, Country Farm Seeds, Maizex Seeds Inc., Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association, Winfield United, the University of Guelph and ALPINE. Click the link below to see what each company is showcasing in their plot.

 

2019 Seed and Crop Protection Demo Guide


Livestock Demonstrations


FCC Livestock Central is home to exhibits and features spanning dairy, beef, sheep and more. From the large herd operator to those who casually keep livestock, visit Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show for the latest in feed, equipment, handling techniques and supplies. Farmtario is the media sponsor for FCC Livestock Central.

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show hosts over 100 livestock specific exhibitors in Livestock Central. Find these exhibitors outside, in the TD Dairy Producer Pavilion and in the Livestock Pavilion, sponsored by Farmtario.  

2019 Livestock Demonstration Schedule


Dairy innovation centre

BRITESPAN DAIRY INNOVATION CENTRE (DIC)

Catch the latest dairy technology up close and in action at the DIC. Come see DeLaval and Lely North America equipment working in a fully functional robotic milking barn. The barn also showcases equipment such as stalls, ventilation, feed and more from different companies that all work together.

The DIC highlights the latest innovations in dairy production and is sponsored by BriteSpan Building Systems, Lely, DeLaval, Shur-Gain, Faromor, FCC, Kubota, Big Ass Fans Canada, Norwell Dairy Systems, Ontario Dairy Farmer magazine, Promat, Stubbe’s Precast, Supreme International & Walker Dairy.

ONGOING DAILY IN FCC LIVESTOCK CENTRAL 

Featuring Lely & DeLaval 


TRACEABILITY & CATTLE HANDLING DEMO

TWO TRACEABILITY & CATTLE HANDLING DEMOS

1) Arrow Cattle Handling System

Traceability and safe, effective cattle handling are two important issues for all cattle operators. Brussels Agri Services will demonstrate the Arrow Cattle Handling System and the benefits of the Gallagher TSI and HR5. Located at the Brussels Agri Services exhibit.

2) Hi-Hog and Tru-Test Cattle Handling Systems

An ongoing tradition at Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show is the Hi-Hog Cattle Handling Demonstration. With the assistance of live cattle, these sessions walk farmers through the features of the Hi-Hog and Tru-Test cattle handling equipment step by step. Located at the Davon Sales exhibit.

 


Grober Centre

GROBER YOUNG ANIMAL DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (GYADC)

Visit Grober at the Grober Young Animal Development Centre  to have an up-close look at equipment and learn about the newest nutritional technology in Grober’s milk replacer. 


VIP dairy producers brunch

VIP DAIRY PRODUCERS BRUNCH - INVITE ONLY

Dairy Day is Thursday September 12th! Invited dairy producers & their families are welcome to enjoy a complimentary breakfast sponsored by agricultural companies committed to Canada’s dairy sector.

INVITE ONLY – THURS. AT 8:30 AM IN THE SPECIAL EVENTS TENT

SPONSORED BY BLYTHE BRAE FARMS, FARM CREDIT CANADA, GEA, GRANDVIEW CONCRETE GROOVING, GRAND VALLEY FORTIFIERS, KEMIN, ONTARIO DAIRY FARMER MAGAZINE, PIONEER SEEDS AND PROGRESSIVE DAIRY OPERATORS 

 


Other Features

 

FLIP AND WIN WITH FARMTARIO

Want to win big with Farmtario and Kubota?

Click here for more info!


NEW BENEFITS WITH THE FCC YOUNG FARMER LOAN

If you’re 39 or under, you could qualify for up to $1 million to purchase a farm or other business-related assets. You can take advantage of reduced down payment requirements, and don’t pay a cent in loan processing fees. Visit the FCC booth to learn more.


Woodlot expo

WOODLOT EXPO

Many farm owners manage woodlots in addition to crops & livestock. The professionals to guide attendees in proper management & equipment can be found in this popular expo on South Mall. Full of action, come see ongoing demos featuring sawmills, chain saws, wood splitters & related equipment.

ONGOING DAILY AT SOUTH MALL & 5TH LANE

SPONSORED BY B. KROPF FORESTRY SERVICES 


2019 4th Annual Great ON Yield Tour

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show is proud to be a host location for the 4th Annual Great ON Yield Tour in August. The Yield Tour team assess growing conditions, cropping challenges, opportunities facing Ontario Farmers in 2019 and the “boots-on-the-ground” team will make agronomy and marketing recommendations on how to face this year’s crop season.

The tour takes place the last two weeks in August, when the team is out in the field taking samples. At the end of the Great Ontario Yield Tour, the team will be estimating corn and soybean yields in Ontario for 5 regions: South, East, Central, West and North.

For more information, please visit the Annual Great ON Yield Tour website: https://riskmanagement.farms.com/events/ontario-yield-tour-2019/tour-events