Browsing Archive: October, 2017

Speaker Bios

Posted by Alberta Goat Association on Monday, October 23, 2017,

2017 Key Note Speaker  --  Dr. Temple Grandin



     Temple Grandin is noted animal expert who has penned the books Animals in Translation and Animals Make Us Human.  Born on August 29, 1947, in Boston, Massachusetts, Temple Grandin was diagnosed with autism as a child and her parents pursued every avenue of care for their child. 
     Despite her difficult childhood, Grandin achieved considerable academic success.  Earning graduate degrees in animal science from Arizona State and Uni...

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Updated Convention Schedule

Posted by Alberta Goat Association on Thursday, October 12, 2017,
6th Annual Convention
October 27 & 28, 2017
Ramada Edmonton Hotel & Conference Center,
11834 Kingsway NW, Edmonton, Alberta
Schedule of Events

Friday, October 27

9:00 am – 9:30 am Workshop Sign-in - (NOTE: Friday Workshop participants MUST PRE-Register)
9:30 am On Farm Food Safety Workshop – Dr. Kathy Parker, D.V.M.
11:00 am Tradeshow opens
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm National Bio-security Standards Workshop -- Dr. Kathy Parker, D.V.M.
4:00 pm Animal Health & Welfare Workshop Part 1 – Dr. Mary Smith, D...

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