EDR confirms what everyone knows: agriculture is crucial to the provincial economy

May 31, 2023 | 5:05pm

Most, if not all, residents are aware of how important agriculture is to Saskatchewan, but Economic Development Regina (EDR) decided to take that thought a step further and quantify it’s significance. EDR released a report today called “Saskatchewan’s Annual Megaproject: Spring Seeding” which “uses data from a range of sources to understand the impact of […]

Agribition’s former leader moves into new role with Economic Development Regina

Mar 17, 2022 | 2:03pm

Chris Lane, the former head of Western Canadian Agribition, is moving into his new role as the president and chief operating officer of Economic Development Regina (EDR). Lane, who was the head of Agribition for six years, believes that agriculture is a major part of the past, present and future of the city’s economic development. […]

Regina unveils ambitious 10-year Economic Growth Plan

Oct 1, 2020 | 1:24pm

Economic Development Regina (EDR) has unveiled it’s ambitious 2020-2030 Economic Growth Plan. The plan contains 19 specific actions EDR says will drive economic growth in the greater Regina area and improve the lives of residents. EDR Director and steering committee co-chair Murad Al-Katib says, despite the pandemic, it’s an exciting time for Regina. “Over the […]