What Farmers Need to Know Now

The Alberta Wheat Commission announces 2023 executive

Following the Alberta Wheat Commission’s Annual General Meeting held this week in Edmonton, Alberta, during the CrossRoads Crop Conference, the commission is pleased to announce the 2023 executive team including Greg Sears as chair, Jason Lenz as vice-chair, and Shawn Jacula as second vice-chair.

Alberta Barley and the Alberta Wheat Commission host an Amalgamation Town Hall

The Alberta Wheat Commission and Alberta Barley are moving forward with the next step to complete the amalgamation by hosting a virtual town hall event to garner feedback about the proposed plan regulation on March 15, 2023.

During this one-hour online session, farmers will learn about the proposed new commission plan regulation including changes from existing wheat and barley plan regulations. Farmers will also gain insight into the amalgamation critical path forward as well as what has been completed to date. Other highlights include the announcement of the nominated interim board and an overview of the additional parts of the regulations.

Pre-order the 2023 Blue Book

The Blue Book is a longstanding and trusted resource for Alberta farmers and agronomists, providing current pesticide application information.

Plot2Farm Results

When farmers complete a Plot2Farm trial, they’ll receive their results from the commissions post-harvest. Data derived from Plot2Farm trials help farmers make agronomic management decisions with greater confidence.

Alberta Wheat Commission AGM

The Alberta Wheat Commission welcomes our wheat farmers and industry friends to its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in collaboration with CrossRoads - Alberta's Crop Conference!

New edition of The Growing Point

Our goal with this newsletter is simple; to provide Alberta farmers and agronomists with timely, relevant and valuable agronomic knowledge sourced from science-based research and projects funded by the Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions.