18
Dec
2017
Grading School_Rosetown_SK_171128_08

Farmers participating in ‘Grade School’ seminars in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta during last summer and fall learned firsthand how the grain they grow is graded for export and about customer end-use requirements worldwide. The sessions featured hands-on demonstrations and presentations that included participation from Cigi, Canadian Grain Commission, provincial wheat commissions and grower organizations representing … continue reading →

27
May
2013
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Ashok Sarkar, Cigi’s Head of Milling Technology, was recently recognized for his contributions to the milling industry globally with a prestigious award from the International Association of Operative Millers. He received the J. George Kehr Award for outstanding achievement in membership recruitment and district development at the IAOM Annual Conference & Expo in Niagara Falls ON on … continue reading →

26
Mar
2013
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Japan and Korea may open up their markets to a wider range of Canadian feed grains if the success of a recent barley promotion mission is any indication, according to Dr. Rex Newkirk, Cigi’s Vice-President of Research and Innovation, who participated in the visit to those countries. The Canadian delegation, which presented feed seminars and … continue reading →

11
Jul
2012
durum seed

Cigi’s exploration of a new sorting technology that could increase the value of Canadian grains and add cash to farmers’ pockets was discussed by Dr. Rex Newkirk, Cigi’s Director of Research and Business Development, recently on Golden West Radio. Over the next year Cigi is working in collaboration with the University of Saskatchewan to evaluate the Swedish-invented … continue reading →