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The fifth annual CropSphere is a two-day event that takes place during Crop Week in Saskatoon. CropSphere is brought to you in partnership by Saskatchewan Barley Development Commission, Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission, Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission, Saskatchewan Oat Development Commission, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission, and Saskatchewan Pulse Growers.

You are able to register for the entire two-day conference or just one of the days.

There is no charge to attend commodity organization’s AGMs. However if you plan to attend an AGM without registering for CropSphere, please check in at the CropSphere registration desk on your way in to receive a pass to attend the AGM.

There will be approved CEUs for the Certified Crop Advisor Program through the American Society of Agronomy. Certified Crop Science Consultant (CCSC) credits will also be available. Sessions that qualify for CEUs will have sign up forms available in the sessions. We will provide a listing of the CEUs assigned to each session.

First, decide if you want all the information and tickets to come to you, or if you want the tickets to be emailed to the recipients individually/immediately.

All tickets to you:

Put in the quantity of people you are registering for each registration type in the quantity fields ( 2 Day Full Pass, Wednesday only, and/or Tuesday only).

Click on "Add to Cart" for each type and then proceed to the checkout by clicking on the view link that pops up in the product or the shopping cart in the top right corner.

As an administrator, you put your contact info in on the first step.

You will be asked for the First and Last names of each of your attendees so that we can make name tags. The email address is only necessary in this stage if the recipient wishes to be on an email list or they have an extremely serious food allergy. If you don't have the names of attendees now, just leave the fields blank and let us know when you do know.  When you are done, follow the instructions to the checkout. It defaults to credit card payment, but you may choose to pay by cheque. If you are an Early Bird, you must have your cheque to us on or before November 30 or we bill the additional fees.

Tickets go directly to the recipients:

Put in the quantity of people you are registering for each email destination.

If you are paying, put your contact info in this stage, if the person you are registering is paying, put their contact information in the first part of this section.

Click on "Add to Cart" and then proceed to the checkout by clicking on the view link that pops up in the product or the shopping cart in the top right corner.

As an administrator, you put your contact info in on the first step but put the email address that the tickets go to in this step.

You will be asked for the First and Last names of each of your attendees so that we can make name tags. The email address is only necessary if the recipient wishes to be on an email list or they have an extremely serious food allergy. When you are done, follow the instructions to the checkout. It defaults to credit card payment, but you may choose to pay by cheque. If you are an Early Bird, you must have your cheque to us on or before November 30 or we bill the additional fees.

Registration fees are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend, you can transfer your registration to another attendee. Please contact karen@turnereventmanagement.com to discuss transfer arrangements.

The CropSphere team has negotiated discounted rates for event attendees at a variety of hotels in Saskatoon, with a range of rates.

All reservations should be made directly with the host hotels for the events through the links or phone numbers provided on our website.  No outside party is involved with booking the reservations.

See our hotels page.

We encourage you to consider using the CropSphere shuttle sevice from your hotel.  See the Shuttle Schedule for details.

TCU Place is surrounded by 2,000 parking spaces. Across the street is Midtown Parking, a pay parking lot, which also has heated underground parking for those cold winter days. Across from Midtown is another pay parking lot. To the immediate West of the facility is another large parking lot that can be accessed off Idylwyld Drive. Surrounding the facility is metered Street Parking including two 4-hour handicap parking spots during the day and five additional handicap parking spots after 6:00pm, all located directly in front if the building. 

Prairieland Park has a large parking lot and will provide a regular parking lot shuttle service to get you from your car to the door of Prairieland Park.

Yes, take advantage of our early bird registration

Early registration $150.00
Available from November 1 to November 30

Regular registration $200.00
Available from December 1 to January 5

Late / onsite registration (if space available) after January 5 $250.00

A one-day registration option is available online and will be available at the door if space allows.

Our registration policy does not allow us to write letters of invitation to the conference for international attendees. We will not be assisting individuals trying to enter Canada to attend this conference.