News and Upcoming Events

Recent Events

Dr. Greg O'Neill explaining seed transfer research at the Bailey Seed Orchard, July 12, 2023.

Held July 10-14 2023 in Vernon, British Columbia

Recorded sessions available here

Conference Proceedings available here

group photo from attendees on the June 2022 bus tour on Vancouver Island, standing in front of a large Sitka Spruce

Challenges to our Future Tree Seed Supply

Held June 22-27, 2022: Vancouver Island and Surrey, British Columbia

Meeting Summary and Recorded Workshops

EST. 1937

Canadian Forest Genetics Association / l’Association canadienne de génétique forestière

Fostering scientific and technological advancement and information exchange to improve forest management policies and practices in Canada

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CFGA/ACFG’s roots go back to the First Meeting of Tree Breeding and Propagation held in Ottawa in 1937. The mandate and membership of CFGA/ACFG has subsequently expanded to include all forest genetics activities, including tree improvement seed management and conservation.