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  • Alberta Barley Elections 101

    Are you interested in joining Alberta Barley but don’t know where to get started? Below is a comprehensive breakdown of Alberta Barley’s roles and election process, and the structure of our regional representation. This is your “Alberta Barley 101.”

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  • Alberta’s barley farmers applaud Trans-Pacific Partnership

    On news that an agreement regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has been reached, Alberta’s barley farmers are poised to reap the benefits of this landmark deal.

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  • Shining a light on NIRS technology

    It’s all around us and affects our everyday lives without most of us even realizing it. Used in Alberta’s ag industry since the 1980s, researchers are finding more ways to take advantage of Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) when it comes to barley.

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  • Exploring the unknown

    Creating new barley varieties can be a deeply personal experience for breeder Patricia Juskiw. “I always say that these plants are like my children, and I’m disappointed when they don’t do well,” she said, laughing. “And I’m also very happy when they do go to market and become something.”

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  • The Barley Grain Feed Industry Guide now available

    Alberta Barley and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Lethbridge Research Centre are proud to unveil The Barley Grain Feed Industry Guide.

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