Canadian International Grains Institute

Author Archives: Trevor Hnatowich

18
Jul
2014

This week, 21 representatives from 16 countries are participating in the Cigi (Canadian International Grains Institute) 47th International Grain Industry Program. During the course of the program, the group will participate in a variety of demonstrations, tours, and technology sessions with an emphasis on western Canadian wheat and pulse crops. Not only do the participants … continue reading →

27
Jun
2014

Rex Newkirk, Cigi’s Vice President, Research and Innovation, recently spoke to Bob Simpson on CTV Saskatchewan’s Farmgate about Cigi’s role in growing international markets for western Canadian farmers. “It’s really important that customers around the world are aware of the opportunity to use Canadian grains, and what Cigi does is ensure the product is positioned … continue reading →

20
Jun
2014

With the help of western Canadian farmers, Cigi (Canadian International Grains Institute) welcomes the addition of a winter wheat technical specialist to our team.  This new position at Cigi is made possible with investments from the Alberta Wheat Commission, the Saskatchewan Winter Cereals Development Commission, and Winter Cereals Manitoba, who are each investing $75,000 over … continue reading →