Canadian International Grains Institute

Archives: August 2015

28
Aug
2015
Africa featured image

In 2010, nine African countries imported more than 1.2 million tonnes of Canadian wheat. Four years later in 2014, a total of 15 African countries imported almost double that—2.3 million tonnes. Where many other established markets are currently at their respective saturation points, the African agricultural market, and in particular, wheat, is on the rise. … continue reading →

27
Aug
2015

Cigi’s Board of Directors is initiating a review of Cigi’s board structure and governance model to ensure that the organization can continue to effectively serve the needs of the grain industry value chain in the short and long term. Those interested in submitting a proposal for this review are invited to download the following document … continue reading →

24
Aug
2015
Int durum wheat_2015_FI

WINNIPEG – Representatives from 13 countries are attending the International Durum Wheat Program at Cigi (Canadian International Grains Institute) in Winnipeg this week. The program, which runs to August 29, includes lectures, technical sessions, field visits, and commercial processing demonstrations on Canadian durum wheat. The 17 international participants represent trading organizations, mills, and processing companies … continue reading →