Educational Program

Pre-convention: Tuesday, February 21

In the Know Workshop
1:00 - 5:00 pm, Room 207

A mental health literacy program for farmers and the agricultural community. In the Know is a mental health literacy program designed specifically for farmers, their families and those who are involved and/or support the agriculture sector. Through this free, four-hour workshop, participants will cover the topics of stress, depression, anxiety, substance use and how to start a conversation around mental well-being. The workshops are facilitated by one of CMHA’s mental health professionals using ‘real-life’ examples from agriculture.
Pre-registration is required.
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Day 1: Wednesday, February 22

NOTE: All sessions and speakers subject to change. Some presentations may be live-streamed.

Ballrooms are located on the main level. All other rooms are located on the upper level.
Session Room Map - 2nd Level
Session Room Map - Main Level

Morning Sessions Afternoon Sessions

Farmers' Markets Ontario
Ballroom A

Farmers' Markets Ontario
Ballroom A

Tender Fruit
Ballroom B

Tender Fruit
Ballroom B

Berries
Ballroom C

Berries
Ballroom C

Farm Fresh Ontario
Ballroom D

Farm Fresh Ontario
Ballroom D

Vegetables
Room 201-202

Pathogens: Tomatoes and Peppers
Room 201-202

Cider
Room 203

Soil Fertility
Room 203

Workforce
Room 204

AgRobotics
Room 204

Hops
Room 205

ONHops BREWOFF
Room 205

Irrigation
Room 206

Agritourism
Room 206

Oenology
Room 207-208

Grapes
Room 207-208

Nothing Scheduled
Room 221

Apples
Room 221

Labour
The Lounge

Labour
The Lounge

Day 2: Thursday, February 23

NOTE: All sessions and speakers subject to change. Some presentations may be live-streamed.

Morning Sessions Afternoon Sessions

Farmers' Markets Ontario
Ballroom A

Farmers' Markets Ontario
Ballroom A

Tender Fruit
Ballroom B

Stocking Your Mental Health Toolbox
Ballroom B

Apples
Ballroom C

Apples
Ballroom C

Farm Fresh Ontario
Ballroom D

Farm Fresh Ontario
Ballroom D

Brassica Pests
Room 201-202

Pumpkins & Sweet Corn
Room 201-202

Business
Room 203

Transition Planning
Room 203

Horticultural Waste Reduction
Room 204

OPMA
Room 204

Hazelnuts
Room 205

Specialty Vegetable
Room 205

Drip Irrigation Workshop
Room 206

Soil Health
Room 206

Grapes
Room 207-208

Grapes
Room 207-208

Woman in Agriculture Breakfast
The Lounge

Young Farmer Forum
The Lounge