2019 NSCP AGM Draft Agenda

2019 NSCP AGM Draft Agenda

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On-Farm Safety Inspection Workshop and Substance Abuse in the Workplace

On-Farm Safety Inspection Workshop – Feb 22

Have you ever wondered how an Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) inspection occurs? What do Inspectors look for on your farm? Is your farm ready for an inspection visit?  Learn about how an OHS inspection works on a farm, what your requirements are and how to create a safe farm workplace.  A “mock” inspection will be conducted by OHS Inspectors and be solely educational.

 Where: Viking Crest Farm Ltd.

4744 Highway 6, Shinimicas

 When: 10am on Friday, February 22

Register by February 20 so we can be sure to have enough coffee to go around! Please respect the farm’s biosecurity practices by ensuring you wear clean footwear and clothing. Footbaths will be provided.

 

Substance Abuse in the Workplace – March 7

Have you ever wondered as an employer how to deal with substances abuse in the workplace (e.g. alcohol, cannabis)? Take the opportunity to learn what you need to know about substance use policy and procedures, identifying and addressing workplace impairment and more.

 

Where: Berwick Fire Hall

When: 9am – 1pm on March 7th

Member Cost: $75

 

Register by February 28.

 

www.farmsafetyns.ca –  info@farmsafetyns.ca – 902.893.2293

 

 

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Bridging the GAP

Bridging the Gap 

Bridging the Gap Agenda Atlantic 2019

 

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2019 MBTS Heifer Consignment Entry Forms and sale notice

2019 MBTS Heifer Sale Notice 2019

MBTS Heifer Consignment Entry Form

2019 MBTS Heifer Consignment Entry Form

 

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2019 Maritime Beef Conference Agenda and Registration Form

2019 Maritime Beef Conference Agenda Registration Form_

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Agricultural Symposium “Growing our Economy”

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Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling

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Memo from Atlantic Beef Products

Dear Producers

In the event of Canada Post striking next week, the following options are available to you to receive payment from Atlantic Beef Products Inc. if you are not already set up for direct deposit:

1. Direct deposit into your bank account. If you are choosing this option, please provide a void cheque or email ABPI the following:
• Bank number
• Transit number
• Bank account number

b) E1.0
c) mail address – Payment notice will be sent to this address and is required for direct deposit to occur.

*** Send information to: Amanda Noonan (accountspayable@abpi.ca), 902 437 2727 ext 245. ***

2. Pick up cheque from the plant or wait for the strike to end for the cheque to be placed in the mail.

Thanks
Bruce Andrews
Procurement & Logistics Manager

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2018 Healthy Calf Conference

Veal Farmers of Ontario is having their 2018 Healthy Calf Conference on November 27th and November 29th this year. For more information and to register, check out their website at calfcare.ca and their Facebook page.

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Upcoming Workshops and Contests

Chainsaw Safety Awareness Workshop:

September 13th – Falmouth, NS: 9AM–4PM

(Register with info@farmsafetyns.ca by September 5th)

 

October 4th – Truro, NS: 9AM–4PM

(Register with info@farmsafetyns.ca by September 27th)

 

FSNS Member Cost: $75.00.

 

Youth Calendar Drawing Contest:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Register by September 30th at farmsafetyns.ca)

 

Youth Video Contest:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Register by September 30th at farmsafetyns.ca)

 

Progressive Ag Safety Day:

October 20th – Yarmouth, NS: 10AM-2PM (Register by October 15th by submitting an application form here.

For more information please visit farmsafety.ca, or contact Carolyn Van Den Heuvel at (902) 893-2293 or at cvandenheuvel@nsfa-fane.ca

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