Farmers in area concerned about the market outlook can have their questions answered at an upcoming workshop.
 
The Delia C-2000 Club will be hosting their 23rd annual workshop and trade show on February 8.
 
Speakers include Brian Wittal of Pro Com Marketing providing a 2017 market outlook. Provincial weed specialist Nicole Kimmel will talk about identifying problem weeds and two local producers will also be speaking at the event.
 
"We will have an update on the Delia Seed Cleaning Plant that Al Hampton will be providing. John Kowalchuk is going to talk about growing soybeans in Rumsey and how that worked out for him," explained Dara Kudras, Assistant Agricultural Fieldman for Starland County. 
 
Several local agriculture related businesses will be part of the tradeshow including Rocky Mountain Equipment. Kudras says attendance is usually strong at the seminar.
 
"In the past is has been. It kind of varies from year to year depending on the weather but we usually expect 60 to 70 people at least."
 
Registration starts at 8:30 that morning and the event will run from 9:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. in the Delia Hall. 
 
"If people would like to register they can call me at Starland County at 403-772-3793 or they can contact Barry Mason which is 403-364-2129," Said Kudras.

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