Promoting Canadian Oats

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.


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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?
8:45pm Adjourn

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