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Team Alberta Crops adds voices of four new partners to advocacy efforts

Team Alberta Crops is pleased to announce the addition of four new farmer organizations to the collaboration that engages in policy analysis, development and advocacy to benefit Alberta’s farmers and crop sector. Team …

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Project Agriculture expands to include new junior high social studies and science topics

Four of Alberta’s crop commissions – Alberta Barley, Alberta Canola, Alberta Pulse Growers, and the Alberta Wheat Commission – have launched a new educational offering to the Project Agriculture program with a focu…

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Commissions call on the federal government to find an immediate resolution to looming CP labour strike, economic losses will be detrimental to farmers

The Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions are strongly urging the Minister of Labour, the Honourable Seamus O’Regan to find a resolution to the looming Teamster’s Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) labour conflict with Can…

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Barley farmers can claim 12 per cent SR&ED credit on their 2021 taxes

Barley farmers who pay the Alberta Barley check-off are eligible for a 12 per cent tax credit through the Scientific Research and Experimental Development Fund (SR&ED) program for their investment in barley research …

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Four of Alberta’s crop commissions launch the 2022 Blue Book advance ordering system

Four of Alberta’s crop commissions – Alberta Barley, Alberta Canola, Alberta Pulse Growers, and the Alberta Wheat Commission – have launched the 2022 advance ordering system for Alberta’s Crop Protection Guide, o…

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Alberta Barley announces new executive, amalgamation resolution passed at AGM

Following Alberta Barley’s Annual General Meeting (AGM), in conjunction with the Prairie Cereals Summit, the commission is pleased to announce the executive of its board of directors. Tara Sawyer, who farms in the Acme…

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