Organic Oat Variety Trial

Goal

To find more modern oat varieties well-suited to organic and regional conditions in order to ensure profitability of organic oat sector

Objectives

  • To test Souris, Dancer and Triactor for yield and quality on field-scale, organically grown plots across AB, SK and MB
  • To look for other potential varieties well-suited for organic growers
  • To create a meeting place for oat producers, researchers, breeders, millers and buyers where issues around organic oats are discussed and new ideas are shared
  • To encourage and support breeding of organic oats

Supporters

  • Grain Millers
  • Richardson Milling
  • Dave’s Killer Bread
  • Bauta Seed Initiative
  • OCIA International

Links

2013 Report (coming soon)

Advisory Meeting Dec 2013 (coming soon)

Barrhead Field Day, 2013

Saskatoon Field Day, 2013

 

Interested in participating in this trial?

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