The following presentations were delivered by guest speakers at the CFBA's Annual Conference held on February 28th, 2020. Educational topics and presenters are indicated. We sincerely thank our supporters. (Please note: the information provided herein is from the presenters / guest speakers and does not necessarily represent the opinion of nor advice from the Canadian Farm Builders Association.)
Recommendation - Barn Features to Accommodate Modular Loading of Poultry
Recommendations for new barns and for retrofitting existing poultry barns as recommended by The Association of Ontario Chicken Processors (AOCP), The Poultry Services Association (PSA), and the Chicken Farmers of Ontario (CFO), effective July 2017:
The following PowerPoint Presentations were delivered at the CFBA's 2017 Annual Conference held on Friday, January 27, 2017. Educational topics and presenters are indicated. We sincerely thank our supporters:
Getting to know your Building Inspector - What a Builder/Contractor needs to know about the Building Permit and Inspection Process
Matt Farrell, Township of Huron Kinloss and Ontario Building Officials Association
MiTek Canada: MiTek Canada and the CFBA recently partnered on a seminar to educate CFBA members about mitigating factors related to the corrosion of truss plates in high-humidity agricultural applications. The following is an information sheet created by MiTek to reinforce the information provided in the seminar.
This is the story of an historic turnaround: the transformation of Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board into a fiscally sustainable and accountable organization that is more responsive to the needs of injured workers, employers and our economy.
Evolution of Farm Buildings
A look back at 25 years of agricultural building design and what has changed! A historical review of agricultural construction and an open forum discussion on what the future holds.
The following PowerPoint Presentations were delivered at the CFBA's 2016 Annual Conference held on January 29, 2016. Educational topics and presenters are indicated. We sincerely thank our supporters:
Farm Lighting & Energy Incentives
Evolution of Agricultural Buildings:
A Historic Review, Current and Future Considerations
Steven Adema, P.Eng.
Principal, Tacoma Engineers
Farm Structures: Leassons Learned & Opportunities for Improvement
Steve Beadle, P.Eng.
Certificate of Recognition