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tax credit letter for producers
Producers are entitled to obtain taxable benefits on canola check-off deductions that are used to support Research & Development. This year the government has told us that only 80% of the research money is eligible for the tax credit.
MCGA launch plant pathogen surveillance initiative
Manitoba Canola Growers Association (MCGA) is proud to announce the launch of the Pathogen Surveillance Initiative. This is a grower lead effort, the first project of the initiative will focus on technologies for the detection of low concentrations of clubroot in Manitoba.
2014 election of officers
Ed Rempel from Starbuck was elected as President.
Brian Chorney from East Selkirk was elected as Vice-President.
Hugh Drake from Elkorn was elected as Treasurer.
Charles Fossay from Starbuck was elected as Secretary.
high school scholarship
Application forms for the Manitoba Canola Growers Scholarship will be posted soon.
Bees and canola
The link between the canola and honey industries is strong and growing. Simply put, canola is good for bees, and bees are good for canola. Together, they are good for the health of our ecosystem and our economy.
The Canola Council of Canada and the Canadian Honey Council are working together to maintain this mutually beneficial relationship. As we foster communication and co-operation, both the canola and honey industries will continue to grow and thrive in Western Canada.