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Learn more about the people behind the scenes and the initiatives that are driving positive change, and better understand the important impact the commissions have on the grain industry at large. You’ll also get the inside scoop on any and all upcoming Alberta Wheat and Barley Commission activities and industry events.

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The Grain Exchange | Winter 2022

Featured Articles

Herbicide carryover - causes and considerations

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The lowdown on high input costs

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Agricultural Plastics Recycling - A policy perspective

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New transparency in port price reporting of Canadian Western Red Spring Wheat

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Additional Articles

Amalgamation moves a step closer

The Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions had a busy summer and fall of 2021 consulting with Alberta farmers on the future of the organizations. After nearly two years of exploring the concept of amalgamating Alberta Barley and the Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC), the commissions engaged with the farmer memberships and consulted on the topic.

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Thank you for your readership of the Policy TRACKER column over the last several editions of The Grain Exchange. To ensure you are receiving the most up-to-date farm policy news, we are moving the Policy TRACKER to an online format.

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Latest Information

Calling all Alberta wheat producers!

Join the Alberta Wheat Commission for its Annual General Meeting - January 26, 2022, 9:45 am (MST) Edmonton, Alberta

The Blue Book

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FarmCash - Cash flow to help you grow

Cash advances of up to $1 million at FarmCashAdvance.com

Understanding Hedging Grains

Hedging Grains Course - February 23 & 24, 2022, Holiday Inn & Suites Red Deer South

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With a mission to drive profitability for Alberta’s wheat and barley farmers, the Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions operate with an integrated management team.

Our amalgamated staff results in administrative cost savings that allows the commissions to further advance innovative research, market access, farm policy and government relations. In this new era of collaboration, the Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions serve as leaders in the Canadian agriculture industry.

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