AOGC Annual General Meeting & Conference

AOGC 2024 AGM – Monday, January 22, 2024

The AOGC board thanks all producers and others who attended the meeting. A motion: To increase the Alberta Oat Growers Commission (AOGC) levy from $0.50 per tonne to $0.75 per tonne effective August 1, 2024 was carried. Thank you for all the support! This decision will enable POGA and AOGC to continue to further the oat industry’s interests.

Click here to read the background and rationale for the proposal. The commission welcomes any questions:

Speaker presentations at the AGM were:

  • Liming for Crop Production and Soil Health—Dr. Linda Gorim, Assistant Professor, WGRF Chair in cropping systems, University of Alberta. Click here for the presentation.
  • Breeding Oats for Alberta Producers—Jim Dyck, Breeder and Owner of Oat Advantage. Click here for the presentation.
  • Oat Market Outlook—Tracy Bush, Sales Manager, MGM Seed and Grain/Bay State Milling

View the full agenda here.

NOTE: The AOGC board also put forward a question for producer input at the meeting (regarding a potential project to determine moisture content and storage life of oats). Click here for more information. Please e-mail your thoughts to!

View the minutes from last year’s AGM here.

For the 2022-2023 Financial Statements and Annual Report, please go to: AOGC Financials & Annual Report.

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