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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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FarmTech Foundation of Alberta Postpones 2022 Conference

After careful consideration due to growing concerns over Covid-19 and the announcement of the risk of a fifth wave in our province, the FarmTech Foundation of Alberta is postponing its 2022 conference. The health and saf…

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Memo to Alberta Farmers: Impact Analysis of the B.C. Floods

The recent flooding and landslides in British Columbia’s interior have substantially impacted rail transport to the west coast, a critical connection for maintaining export shipments of our grain. Over the last week, a…

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Alberta Wheat Commission announces results from farmer governance nominations

The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) is pleased to announce the following results from farmer governance nominations that closed on October 29, 2021.

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Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions welcome back Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau, say first order of business should be to improve Business Risk Management programs and work with farmers on fertilizer reduction targets

Following this morning’s federal cabinet appointments, The Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions welcome Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau back into her role as Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. With farmers now …

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AWC calls for 2021 nominations of farm leaders to join board of directors and regional representatives

The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) is seeking nominations from wheat farmers in all Alberta regions to join AWC’s board directors and regional representatives. Positions open for nominations include two directors and t…

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