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May 28

Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions urge federal government to take steps to keep grain moving

Posted on May 28 By: Megan Hall

With a potential CP Rail strike looming, the Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) and Alberta Barley are urging the federal government to take the necessary action to avoid disruptions in rail service, including consideration of back-to-work legislation in the event of a strike. The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference, which represents about 3,000 conductors, locomotive engineers and

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Jan 19

Alberta Wheat and Barley call on the Government to ratify TPP-11

Posted on Jan 19 By: Alberta Barley

Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, PC, MP Prime Minister of Canada 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0A3 January 18, 2018 Alberta Wheat Commission and Alberta Barley 6815-8 St. NE, Suite 200 Calgary, Alberta, T2E 7H7 Dear Prime Minister: The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) and Alberta Barley, on behalf of 14,000 primary producers within the province,

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Dec 21

Minimizing the carbon levy

Posted on Dec 21 By: Team Alberta

  Alberta Crop Commissions Working to Minimize Carbon Levy Impact FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Leduc, Alberta) December 21, 2016 – Alberta’s four major crop commissions, operating as Team Alberta, continue to work together to minimize the impact of the carbon levy on farmers. In recent consultations with the provincial Climate Technology Task Force, Team Alberta advocated

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