Wheat School: What is CIGI?

Have you heard of CIGI? Do you know what CIGI does?  Does the Canadian International Grain Institute make a difference for Canadian farmers and industry?  You bet!!!

I recently stopped at CIGI’s office in Winnipeg and had a great time learning about what CIGI is and what they do.  I had what I thought was an understanding of CIGI but to my surprise I was blown away by the things that they do.  I plan to visit agin in the future abut I did capture some video while I was there that I will release over the next several weeks.  I thought the best one to show you first is, “What is CIGI?”

I chatted with Earl Geddes the new Executive Director of CIGI about what CIGI does and how it tries to develop products and make markets for Canadian products.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney


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