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Not all heroes wear capes That’s the message behind a new communications campaign to increase awareness of some unsung heroes – beneficial insects Recently launched by Western Grains Research Foundation (WGRF), the ‘Field Heroes’ campaign encourages growers and agronomists to consider…

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WGRF In the News 2017

Building a complete protein package - Country Guide, May, 2017 Getting the most out of your cereal fungicide: advice for Western Canada - Top Crop Manager, May, 2017   PGRs on malting barley - Top Crop Manager, April 2017 Maria DeRosa’s DNA Research - Carleton University,…

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The Western Grains Research Foundation (WGRF) and the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Agricultural, life & Environmental Sciences (ALES) announced that they have renewed their partnership in wheat breeding WGRF will invest $811,587 into the wheat breeding program at the University of…

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Alberta Barley, the Saskatchewan Barley Development Commission (SaskBarley), the Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association (MWBGA) and the Western Grains Research Foundation (WGRF) are pleased to announce a commitment of more than $24 million over five years to the barley variety development…

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Funding organizations from across Canada are participating in the development of a national Integrated Crop Agronomy Cluster for submission to the next federal Agriculture Policy Framework (APF), the successor to the current Growing Forward 2 programming The research priorities of the Funding…

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