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 →

07
Nov
2014
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Cigi technical staff attending the American Association of Cereal Chemists International annual meeting in Providence, Rhode Island in October shared their results from applied research work investigating the effects of pulse flours in Asian products and the characteristics of pea flour made from partially germinated peas.   Lindsay Bourré, Technical … 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 →