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2016 Agribition.

Despite lower attendance 2016 Agribition breaks several records

By 980 CJME December 2, 2016 - 3:04pm Updated: December 2, 2016 - 3:15pm

Organizers are announcing positive results for the 46th edition of Canadian Western Agribition (CWA).

Overall attendance for the six day event was over 123,000, which...

This year's Agribition expected to surpass 2015

By Lisa Schick November 26, 2016 - 12:24pm Updated: November 26, 2016 - 12:30pm

It may have been a year of changes and in-betweens for the Canadian Western Agribition, but it was also a big year of the show.

Saturday morning, organizers didn't have...

The horse went down during a bareback riding event at Thursday night's rodeo at Agribition.

Update: Horse euthanized after neck or spinal injury during Agribition rodeo

By Lauren Golosky November 25, 2016 - 10:39am Updated: November 25, 2016 - 11:40am

The crowd was still cheering for the rider's bareback ride when the horse went down during Thursday night's rodeo event at Agribition. 

Rodeo staff and veterinarians...

Canadian Western Agribition is on in Regina from Nov. 21-Nov. 26.

Big business, new events to look forward to as Agribition kicks off in Regina

By Lauren Golosky November 21, 2016 - 8:36am Updated: November 21, 2016 - 8:45am

It’s the event that brings the farm to the city: Canadian Western Agribition.

The event kicks off today in Regina and runs all week – and there is something for...

Evraz Place's Bill Stoner (right) gives a tour to Canadian Western Agribition CEO Chris Lane (left) and provincial Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart (centre).

Regina's new International Trade Centre ready for first big rodeo: Agribition

By Lauren Golosky November 15, 2016 - 1:26pm Updated: November 15, 2016 - 2:58pm

It’s shiny and new – and ready for the mess of livestock.

The first phase of the International Trade Centre at Evraz Place is complete, just in time for the 2016...

CEO Chris Lane announces the new attractions, including a running of the bulls, for the 2016 Canadian Western Agribition on  Nov. 1, 2016.

More than just livestock at the Canadian Western Agribition

By Sarah Mills November 1, 2016 - 12:59pm Updated: November 1, 2016 - 1:00pm

The countdown to the Canadian Western Agribition is on.

The annual event in Regina is getting bigger and better this year with a number of new additions.

The...

Agribition signs.

Agribition appoints former CBC producer as new CEO

By Brant Hilton June 22, 2016 - 4:42pm Updated: June 22, 2016 - 4:45pm

Canadian Western Agribition (CWA) has found and announced its new chief executive officer (CEO).

On Wednesday, the board of directors appointed Chris Lane as their new...

Marty Seymour

Canadian Western Agribition posts record profits as CEO steps down

By Kevin Martel April 7, 2016 - 1:25pm Updated: April 7, 2016 - 1:45pm

This past Canadian Western Agribition (CWA) brought in more money than it ever has.

Record-setting profits of $844,606 came in as a result of the November event at Evraz...

Demolition began at Evraz Place on Jan. 7, 2016.

Demolition begins to make way for Regina's International Trade Centre

By Kevin Martel January 7, 2016 - 12:59pm Updated: January 7, 2016 - 1:00pm

It's the beginning of the end for over a dozen aging barns and buildings on the grounds of Evraz Place in Regina.

The first swing of a track hoe Thursday signified the...

Cattle waiting for the shows at Agribition, Nov. 22, 2015.

By the numbers: Agribition celebrates a successful 2015

By 980 CJME December 4, 2015 - 11:50am Updated: December 4, 2015 - 12:00pm

The Canadian Western Agribition (CWA) saw its highest attendance in five years in 2015.

On Friday, the CWA released its attendance numbers for the 45th edition of...

Bruce Holmquist chairman of the CWA's rodeo committee, Murray Milan president of the Canadian professional rodeo association, Stewart Stone president of the CWA (L to R), introducing the Agribition Pro Rodeo. Nov 28 2015

Agribition preparing for some changes in 2016

By Lisa Schick November 29, 2015 - 9:27am Updated: November 29, 2015 - 9:30am

All that's left now is the cleanup after another successful year for the Canadian Western Agribition - but the 46th year is going to look a bit different.

Stewart Stone...

Shane Adams, owner of The Knights of Valour. Nov 27 2015

VIDEO: Armour and lances, athletes joust at Agribition

By Kevin Martel, Lisa Schick November 28, 2015 - 1:20pm Updated: November 28, 2015 - 4:24pm

A dull thud when the lance hits, and a crash if the rider hits the ground, not to mention the cheers of the crowd - that's what you'll hear during full-contact jousting.

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