News and Events

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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