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The Genesis of Organic Wheat

Organic growers heard the news about the recent registration of an organically bred variety of oat at the Organic Alberta conference last year in Olds. At this year’s conference in Barrhead, we heard another announcement: the registration of new organically … Continue reading

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Participatory wheat breeding

Our program is working on developing new organically-bred varieties through a participatory breeding program. Farmers, researchers and industry are working together to make crosses and select plants that are adapted to the unique growing conditions of organic farms. Here, Stuart … Continue reading

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