Vision Statement – That wheat and barley are profitable and internationally competitive crop choices for Manitoba farmers.
Mission Statement – To grow the potential of wheat and barley as profitable and sustainable production choices for Manitoba growers through leadership and strategic investments in research, market development and communications.
Core functions: Research & Market Development
Support functions: Communication, advocacy, advisory, education, administration and governance.
Manitoba Wheat and Barely Growers Association have begun to build research relationships and commit to funding, managing and monitoring research projects that will advance the interests and potential profitability of Manitoba growers.
University of Saskatchewan (USask) researchers played a key role in an international consortium that has sequenced the entire genome of durum wheat—the source of semolina for pasta, a food staple for the world’s population, according to an article published today in Nature Genetics. Funding was provided by CREA; CNR and…Read More
It’s no secret that the craft brewery scene is growing in Manitoba (and almost everywhere else in North America). With thirteen breweries opening their doors in the province since 2016, it’s safe to say Manitobans like their beer local! With all the buzz surrounding the beer industry in Manitoba lately,…Read More
Farmer directors from five Manitoba grower organizations have updated a proposal to amalgamate into a new not-for-profit organization focused on research, communication and market development. The five associations want to hear from farmer members over the next year, with a vote to amalgamate planned for each organizations’ Annual General Meetings…Read More
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The Manitoba Kernel is sent out bi-annually in the spring and fall with the Manitoba Cooperator. The next edition will be mailed out on May 16, 2019.