This year will mark the 15th year of the Ag Innovations Awards. We are excited to announce that once again a $20,000 grand prize will be awarded to one winner of five finalists. These five finalists will go head to head and compete on Thursday, November 9th at 3:00 p.m. in the Frontier Room. Using a Perfect Pitch format, each finalist will present to a panel of judges for the $20,000 prize. In addition, attendees will help select another prize winner by voting for the Farmers Choice Award” who will be rewarded with $5,000.

Date: Thursday, November 9th, 2023
Location: Frontier Room 3:00p.m to 4:00p.m. located in the Frontier Food and Berverage Area
Presented by: AFSC, RDFTV and Frontline Farming.

Featured German Pavillion

Agri-Trade is honored this year to be hosting a featured German Pavilion for the 2nd year newly located in the Prarie Pavillion at Westerner Park. Companies representing German manufactured equipment in one location, German standard of excellence is legendary and that also applies to their Agricultural manufacturers. We are pleased to be the first show in North America to feature the German Pavilion. 

Agri-trade Merchandise 

Have you ever noticed those great ball caps and jackets bearing the Agri-Trade Logo?  Well the good news is we will have merchandise available for purchase for the general public for the first time in the history of the show! And the even better news is any funds raised will go to support scholarships and bursaries for youth embarking into college and university pursuing a career in Agriculture. Make sure to check it out in the Prairie Pavilion Gallery entrance and meet the team from Drumbeat Apparel.

Complimentary Coffee and Pastries

Presented by Scotiabank – Each morning Scotiabank will be welcoming producers with coffee and pastries located in the Centrium Lobby and the Exhibition Hall Lobby, be sure to come early!

Date: Daily, every morning
Location: Centruim and Exhibition Hall Entrances
Presented by: Scotiabank

Farm Credit Canada Coat Check and FCC Crossing

When you check out the show you can check-in your heavy winter outerwear at the Farm Credit Canada Coat Check, allowing you to tour the show in comfort.  The coat check is located directly across from the FCC Booth in the Parkland Pavilion. 

And while you are touring the show make sure to check out the FCC Crossing, a quiet place to sit down and take the load off and enjoy a bit of relaxation! Located in the Parkland Pavilion (Stage Area).  Thank you Farm Credit Canada for all you do for Agri-Trade and our visitors!!

Information Services

The Central Alberta 4-H Alumni are partnering with Agri-Trade to staff our information booths. These young folks are from farms and ranches and will be able to answer any questions you may have regarding the show and our exhibitors.  

Enhanced Food and Beverage Service

 In addition to the various concessions our Frontier Room Buffet is back! Located upstairs in the Frontier room we will be offering a full luncheon buffet.  This is a great location to get away from the hustle and bustle of the show floor, get a full meal and connect with your neighbours, or maybe conduct a bit of business over lunch. Make sure to check out the food trucks by the outdoor exhibits as well!

Win a trip to Agritechnica 

Make sure to stop by the Leader Tours booth in the Parkland Pavilion to enter the draw to win a trip to Agritechnica in 2024. Fill out the survey to provide direct feedback and be entered to win.

Agri-trade Mobile App 

We encourage guests to download the Agri-Trade mobile show app. Stay connected; find what you are looking for at the click of a button; or better yet search an exhibitor and it will give you specific directions right to their booth! Download the Agri-Trade show app today by typing ATE23 or Agri-Trade!