Western Committee on Crop Pests

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Announcing the Western Committee on Plant Disease 2022

What: The Western Committee on Plant Disease, 2022

When: Thursday October 27, 2022

Where: Holiday Inn and Conference Center, 9816 107 St., Grande Prairie, Alberta

IN PERSON is back! The Western Forum on Pest Management, Western Committee on Crop Pests and Western Committee on Plant Disease (WFPM/WCCP/WCPD) annual joint meetings resume in person for 2022.

On behalf of your WFPM executive and local organizing committee for the 2022 Western Forum on Pest Management please consider this your invitation to attend our annual meeting hosted this year in Grande Prairie, Alberta, October 26th, 27th and 28th. The arrival reception is on the evening of Wednesday, October 26, details TBA.

Note that Day 1 (Thursday, October 27) of the WFPM meeting consists of concurrent sessions providing updates on Entomology (WCCP) or Pathology (WCPD) issues from 2022.

On Day 2, Friday, October 28th we have the WFPM business meeting and a panel discussion on Peace Country agriculture with topics and issues of interest for all attendees.

Plan now to attend the BEST Entomology & Pathology update meeting for western Canada of the year, as our annual meetings never fail to meet this mark.


WFPM, WCCP, and WCPD Reception

October 26, 2022, Come and Go Registration and Reception Wednesday Evening from 8-10:00 pm in Salon B at the Holiday Inn and Conference Center

Western Committee on Plant Disease (WCPD)

October 27, 2022, Agenda


WFPM, WCCP, and WCPD Venue

Holiday Inn and Conference Center

9816 107 St. Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 8E7

T: (780) 402-6886 | F: (780) | 402-6835 |Web: http://higrandeprairie.com/

Hotel rate: $139/night + tax for 2 Queen room (when booking room, refer to “Block reserved for WESTERN FORUM)

Hotel rooms are difficult to book on short notice in Grande Prairie so attendees are strongly encouraged to book now using the meeting venue of the Grande Prairie Holiday Inn and Conference Center for accommodation (see above). A block of hotel rooms at our preferred rate (see above) will be released after September 26th , 2022, so please book right away to ensure that you receive a room at the best rate at the meeting venue.

WFPM, WCCP, and WCPD Registration

WFPM/WCCP/WCPD participants can now register online at the link below.

Registration link


Meeting agendas will be posted on the WFPM, WCCP, WCPD web pages. The WFPM page will also provide Grande Prairie meeting logistics as they become available.


Chair: Michael Harding

Secretary - Treasurer: Robyne Davidson