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Canadian Western Agribition
Regina, November 21 – 28, 2009
Mark your calendars for the 39th edition of the Canadian Western Agribition happening November 21 – 28, at Evraz Place in Regina. Agribition is Canada's premiere agriculture show and marketplace, featuring 4,000 head of livestock including cattle, horses, bison and sheep. Visitors can view 12 breeds of purebred beef cattle, including four Canadian National Shows, light and draft horse events, the new Ranch Rodeo, grain and forage exhibits, the International Stock Dog Trials, Agri-Ed Showcase and Rodeo Cabarets.
Agribition also hosts the Canadian Cowboys’ Association (CCA) Finals Rodeo, November 25 - 28 in the Brandt Centre. A five performance "sudden death" finals event spread over four days, the CCA Finals Rodeo features the top contestants in the seven major rodeo events plus the top contestants in the junior girls' barrel racing and junior bull riding events, as determined by the CCA season standings.
Voted as one of the Top 100 Events in North America for group travel in 2007 by the America Bus Association, Agribition also showcases more than 450 commercial trade show exhibits encompassing 200,000 square feet, and features agri-business and technology products and services, western arts and crafts, home and lifestyle products, food products and samples.