Western Wheat Growers

Farm leader concerned about impact PSAC strike could have on grain movement

Apr 20, 2023 | 3:51pm

The Western Canadian Wheat Growers Association wants the federal government to find a resolution to the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) strike as quickly as possible. President Gunter Jochum, who farms west of Winnipeg, is calling on Ottawa to ensure Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) employees within the PSAC Union return to work immediately. Jochum […]

Wheat Growers Convention falls victim to COVID-19

Oct 12, 2020 | 8:56am

Another farm event in Regina has fallen victim to the coronavirus. The Western Wheat Growers convention, set for November 24th and 25th in Regina, has been cancelled. The executive director of the Wheat Growers, Dave Quist, says there will be some webinars offered as an alternative to the convention. “In lieu of the convention not […]