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Two Alberta wheat directors acclaimed

Two positions on the board of the Alberta Wheat Commission and three regional representative positions have been filled by acclamation. Joining the board of directors is Trevor Petersen from Penhold and returning director Terry Young from Lacombe. The three regional representatives are Jason Lenz from Bentley, Michael Ammeter from Sylvan Lake, and current chair Kent […] Read more

AWC looking for directors and reps

Seeking nominations for Regions 2 and 4

The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) is seeking nominations for two directors and three regional reps for Regions 2 and 4. “We are looking for individuals who are committed to advancing the interests of Alberta wheat producers and dedicated to further developing AWC’s strategic direction,” said AWC chair Kent Erickson. “It’s an opportunity to affect change.” […] Read more


AWC encourages farmers to submit CPSR and CWRW samples

The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) is encouraging growers to participate in the Canadian Grain Commission’s (CGC) Harvest Sample Program and in-turn help promote two wheat classes with significant untapped market potential. The quality characteristics of Canada Prairie Spring Wheat (CPSR) and Canada Western Red Winter Wheat (CWRW) will be highlighted in new crop missions in […] Read more