RealAg on the Weekend, May 6: Gene-editing in plant breeding, seed testing, and a lambda-cy update


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On this episode, host Shaun Haney is joined by Kody Blois, chair of standing committee on agriculture to discuss recommendations for supporting Canadian agriculture. As well as Carmen Prang, Saskatchewan Wheat to talk about seed testing and an update on the use of Lambda-cy products.

We will also hear from Kristjan Hebert of Hebert Grain Ventures, on their new venture as they join the national carbon sequestration measurement study. Then hear from Pierre Petelle of CropLife Canada, on the approval of gene-editing in plant breeding.

RealAg on the Weekend also airs every Saturday at 4 pm on Saskatchewan radio stations 650 CKOM Saskatoon and 980 CJME Regina!

Thoughts on something we talked about on the show? Connect with host Shaun Haney via email [email protected], on Twitter by using the hashtag #RealAgWeekend, or give us a shout on the response line, 1-855-776-6147.

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