Following its Annual General Meeting (AGM), which took place at FarmTech in Edmonton earlier today, the Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) board of directors re-elected Kevin Auch from Carmangay as chair and Kevin Bender from Sylvan Lake as vice-chair.
Today, the Alberta Wheat Commission, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission and the Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to absorb the responsibilities and financial obligations of the Western Canadian Deduction (WCD).
Alberta’s four major crop commissions, operating as Team Alberta, continue to work together to minimize the impact of the carbon levy on farmers.
The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) is calling on the Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) to modernize the Canadian grading system in line with international market demands to improve long-term profitability for wheat farmers. A market-based system aligned with universally measured grain specifications would better position farmers to maintain…
The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) applauds the federal government on today’s historic announcement of the Transportation 2030 strategic plan by Transport Minister Marc Garneau, which includes the introduction of reciprocal penalties and other measures to improve railway accountability.
The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) will be welcoming new faces to the Board of Directors and Regional Representatives.
The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) is pleased that the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with the European Union (EU) was signed over the weekend and applauds the federal government and Minister of International Trade, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland for finalizing this long awaited, historic agreement.