Location: Turner Valley room, Edmonton Westin, 10135 100th Street, Edmonton, AB, T5J 0N7
Date: Monday, January 29, 2018, 6:30pm – 8:45pm
Save the date!
Registration is free. For those that stay through the end of the meeting AOGC will provide another complementary drink ticket.
AOGC AGM Agenda
|6:30pm||Complementary drink plus a light meal
|7:00pm||Welcome from the Alberta Oat Growers Commission|
|7:05pm||Greetings from the Alberta Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, The Honourable Oneil Carlier|
|7:15pm||AOGC Business meeting including Director Acclamation; Brad Boettger, Chairman from Tofield, AB|
|7:30pm||Sandeep Nain, General Manager, Gateway Research Organization — Results from two years of oat variety trials in Westlock and Falher...spoiler alert: the best variety was not Morgan in year one; see the results from year one and two!|
|7:50pm||Dr. Lingyun Chen, Ph.D., Professor, University of Alberta (U of A) -- Ways U of A is developing oats for end uses and utilizing the total oat to get more value for them|
|8:25pm||Chris Newbergher, Buyer, Providence Grain Solutions - Oat Markets: What can Alberta farmers expect in terms of price and seeded acres for 2018?|