Canadian International Grains Institute

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17
Nov
2014
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The Canadian Grain Industry Overview Course is designed to give anyone involved in the grain business a broad understanding of the domestic and global environment in which the business operates. This course covers the roles and responsibilities of government regulators, industry associations, grain companies, transportation companies, producers, and the interrelationships … continue reading →

27
Oct
2014

WINNIPEG – The Government of Canada is making a significant investment in support of Cigi’s (Canadian International Grains Institute) market development, technical support, and customer care activities. The Hon. Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced today at Cigi in Winnipeg funding of $15 million from the AgriMarketing Program … continue reading →

18
Sep
2014
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Lisa Nemeth, Cigi Technical Specialist, Winter Wheat, recently spoke with Golden West radio about the condition of this year’s winter wheat crop, describing the milling quality as challenging in the face of widespread fusarium damage in Manitoba and eastern Saskatchewan. She discusses likely reasons for the large percentage of downgraded … continue reading →