We are only four weeks away from IFAJ2023! It’s hard to believe and IFAJ 2023 chairs Annemarie Pederson, Trevor Bacque and Jessika Guse have been working hard to bring an incredible Congress to Alberta. The event is now 95 per cent sold, so if you have not registered yet, please go to the IFAJ registration page.

Other exciting news: IFAJ 2023 just announced Jody Wilson-Raybould as one of our keynote speakers for July 1st, 2023. She will kick off the professional development session that day, that focuses on Confronting the Reality of Colonial Legacies.

More information is available at the Congress website: IFAJ2023.

AFWA at CFWF 2022

The AFWA was well-represented in Regina, Saskatchewan at the CFWF National Conference held from September 29 -...

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Terry Hockaday presented Honorary Life Membership

Terry Hockaday, a long-time member of the Alberta Farm Writers’ Association, was presented today with Honorary Life...

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Dianne Finstad new Honorary Life Member

On June 6, 2019, Dianne Finstad was presented with Honorary Life Membership to the AFWA. Dianne Finstad...

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AFWA Tour 2019 a success

The annual tour went off without a hitch June 6-7 in the Vegreville-Vermilion area of east-central Alberta....

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AFWA 2019 Tour & AGM update

Our tour is all but finalized. Barring any severe weather events or fires (!!!) or last-minute changes,...

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Tour /AGM 2019 planning under way

The AFWA annual tour and AGM is just around the corner! Mark your calendars for June 5-7,...

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Hart, Sugimoto new honorary life members

During the 2018 AGM in June, two long-time AFWA members were presented with an Honorary Life Membership....

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AFWA Tour/AGM 2018

The AFWA Tour & AGM will be held in the Olds-Cochrane corridor this year, June 13-15. As...

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AFWA names new board

In January 2018, the new board of the Alberta Farm Writers' Association was named: President: Tracey Feist...

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AFWA meets at FarmTech 2018

In January 2018, about 15 farm writers met in Edmonton during FarmTech to socialize and to begin...

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Alberta to lead international conference in 2023

The Canadian Farm Writers’ Federation will host IFAJ 2023 in Alberta, following a successful application process to...

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AFWA introduces new bursary

In June 2017, the Alberta Farm Writers' Association launched the inaugural AFWA National Conference Bursary with the...

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Norby honoured with life membership

In June 2017, the AFWA hosted a successful tour and AGM, organized by co-chairs Dianne Finstad and...

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