Canadian International Grains Institute

Archives: January 2012

31
Jan
2012
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Cigi has discovered that mustard oil as a biodiesel product (methyl ester) is feasible for use in a number of industrial applications, thanks to funding from Mustard 21 that allowed for investigative work over a six-week period. A series of existing and newly developed tests conducted last November and December indicated that mustard biodiesel would … continue reading →

09
Jan
2012
DDGS guide

The Canadian International Grains Institute (Cigi) is pleased to announce publication of the Wheat DDGS Feed Guide, produced on behalf of the FOBI (Feed Opportunities from Biofuels Industries) Network to support the marketing of Canadian feed products. The feed guide covers use of wheat DDGS in beef and dairy cattle, swine, poultry and aquaculture.  “As … continue reading →

03
Jan
2012
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A four-country European Pasta Processing and Equipment Mission in May is one example of how Cigi is working to ensure that its staff remain current in their knowledge to better serve the Canadian industry and international customers, says Cigi Executive Director Earl Geddes. The 10-day training mission to Spain, Italy, Switzerland and Germany provided the … continue reading →