Current and future farmers were on hand at the Pacific Agricultural Show at Tradex.

Current and future farmers were on hand at the Pacific Agricultural Show at Tradex.

Pacific Agriculture Show draws crowds to Tradex

Show focuses on the future of farming, with over 280 exhibitors

  • Jan. 31, 2015 1:00 p.m.

The Pacific Agriculture Show is on at the Tradex Exhibition Centre.

The show began on Thursday and ends at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.

This year’s event focuses on the future of farming, bringing together over 280 exhibitors who will showcase the latest and most innovative equipment and technology for the agriculture industry. Attendees can learn from leaders and fellow community members through presentations, lectures, and educational sessions.

Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Institute for Sustainable Food Systems is there to present a day of small farm sessions with local farmers and researchers focused on small-scale farm management and business planning. Also back this year with programs are the Horticulture Growers’ Short Course, the BC Dairy Expo, and the Agri-Energy & Waste Management Forum.

Free parking is sponsored by Fountain Tire. For more, visit agricultureshow.net.