Promoting Canadian Oats

This recent article from Time answers the question - "Is oatmeal really good for you?"  

Read "Is oatmeal healthy?"

Oats for diabetes: One cup of fibre rich oats contains about 30 grams of carbs that can fit into a healthy plan for diabetics.

Read "Oats for Diabetes: How to Use High Fibre Foods to Manage Blood Sugar Levels"

From The New Yorker magazine - How Brooklyn residents embraced the non-dairy alternative at their local cafes and coffee shops.

Read "Hey, Where's My Oat Milk?"

PepsiCo began cutting funding to breeding programs in Canada in the middle of last year, including Agriculture Canada’s breeding program at Brandon, which helps support programs across Western Canada. Funding was also pulled from Agriculture Canada’s oat-breeding program in Ottawa.

Read 'Funding loss a blow to oat research' on The Western Producer

Are you a farmer looking to diversify marketing of your primary agricultural products?

The Canadian Agricultural Partnership’s Ag Action Manitoba Program for Farmers offers financial assistance focused on distribution and marketing alliances that can help farmers work together to access new markets and selling opportunities.  

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