Wheat producers wanted for the 2017 Combine to Customer programs
Sask Wheat is seeking wheat producers who would like to attend one of the Canadian International Grains Institute's (Cigi) 2017 Combine to Customer programs.
Cigi is planning four short programs for Western Canadian grain farmers in January, February and March 2017. The program will include a number of senior level speakers who will provide insight into where the grain industry is heading and what needs to be done to stay competitive and meet the ever-changing requirements of domestic and international grain buyers. Producers who participated in these programs in 2015 provided very positive feedback about the experience and the knowledge gained through this opportunity.
To learn more about the Combine to Customer Program, please view the video at the following link: Customer to Combine - Video
Cigi will pay all costs for each participant attending a Combine to Customer program (flights, hotels, meals, airport transfers). Cigi will also coordinate all travel and other arrangements.
Cigi Combine to Customer Program dates:
1. Jan 22-25, 2017
2. Feb 12-15, 2017
3. Feb 21-24, 2017
4. Mar 12-15, 2017
Participants should be active farmers.
If you are interested in participating in one of the Combine to Customer programs, please contact Pat Tremaine, Sask Wheat Office Administrator, by email or by calling 306-653-7932.
News & Events
Evaluation of exogenous dsRNA application for species-specific control of fusarium
The aim of this project will be to determine if synthetic dsRNA can be used for the control and prevention of FHB in wheat.view all