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Four of Alberta’s crop commissions launch CrossRoads – Alberta’s Crop Conference

Alberta Barley, Alberta Canola, Alberta Pulse Growers and the Alberta Wheat Commission, are proud to be launching a new farmer focused event called CrossRoads. This new crop conference,presented by four of the host organ…

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Alberta barley and wheat farmers will vote on amalgamation in October

This October, Alberta barley and wheat farmers will vote on whether Alberta Barley and the Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) will formally amalgamate to form a single crop commission. Barley and wheat farmers in Alberta who…

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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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