Dr. Temple Grandin CANCELLED

2 April 2020, 2:00 PM - 2 April 2020, 10:00 PM

Thunder Bay, ON, Canada

Update Fri Mar 13: Due to Travel Restrictions due to the Covid virus, this event is cancelled. Please stand by while we sort out how to notify those who have purchased tickets and to confirm refunds.  


The Thunder Bay Federation of Agriculture (TBFA) is pleased to host a day with world-renowned author and speaker Dr. Temple Grandin.

Temple Grandin is a professor of animal science at Colorado State University and she has been a pioneer in improving the handling and welfare of farm animals. TBFA welcomes all of NW Ontario Farmers, Stockmen, Livestock and Equine enthusiasts and anyone else with an interest to experience this unique learning opportunity.

Tickets available here (or under "register" above): https://sites.grenadine.co/sites/meatyourmatch/en/temple-grandin/register


2:00 PM - Keynote Presentation by Dr. Grandin on "Livestock Handling Systems & Animal Psychology"

Dr.Grandin will discuss on-farm care and handling of livestock and how humane and practical systems can improve the quality and efficiency of on-farm practices. Presentation to be followed by a Q & A.

4:30 PM - Dr. Grandin Book Signing with the Lakehead University Bookstore

Dr. Grandin will be available to sign books. Lakehead University bookstore will be on hand to sell books authored and recommended by Dr. Grandin (see schedule tab for more details).

4:30 PM - Hospitality Room (Refreshments & Networking) 

Refreshments & cash bar available.

7:00 PM - Banquet Dinner with Guest of Honour Dr. Grandin

Delicious local menu items wherever possible.

**Special hotel rate of $95 at the Airlane Hotel for out of town guests. Call 807.473.1605 to book.



Dr. Temple Grandin CANCELLED

Event Starts: 2 April 2020, 2:00 PM
Event Ends: 2 April 2020, 10:00 PM

Event Location:
Airlane Hotel
698 Arthur Street West
Thunder Bay , ON P7E 5R8