Canadian International Grains Institute

Author Archives: Shannon Taylor

08
Jul
2013

Through this two-day workshop participants will gain an understanding of Canadian wheat and durum, world markets and the requirements of customers in various countries. Quality testing will be demonstrated with insight into the value of each test and how the results affect milling, baking, pasta and noodle processing. When: September 12–13, 2013September 26–27, 2013 Where: … continue reading →

17
Dec
2012

An effective innovation pathway can create profitable opportunities for Canada and Canadian agricultural producers. However, all too often investments in research do not result in profitable end-use applications.  This program will explore current real life examples of innovation and the steps that led to their successful application. The program will also provide the opportunity for … continue reading →

21
Aug
2012

Cigi has had the pleasure of working with a visiting international university student from Milan, Italy. Sabrina Gadolini (centre in photo) speaks five languages – Italian, English, Spanish, German and some Chinese.  She is a foreign language student studying linguistics, economics and marketing.  Sabrina has been very kind to spend her vacation doing some translating … continue reading →

26
Jun
2012

The Western Nutrition Conference Planning and Program Committee invites attendees from across Canada to the 33rd Western Nutrition Conference, to be held September 19 and 20 in Winnipeg, Manitoba at the Fairmont Winnipeg Hotel. As in past years, the program committee is offering an interesting and diverse panel of local, national and international speakers with renowned expertise … continue reading →

06
Jun
2012

Congratulations to the following winners of door prizes at Cigi’s open house held on May 17! Johanne Kristjanson from AAFC – $75.00 GC from Bailey’s Restaurant, Gino Castonguay from CGC – $500.00 Travel Credit from Continental Travel, Suzanne Magne from CGC – De Luca’s Cooking Lesson for Two, Gustavo Zentner from Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters MB … continue reading →