May 29, 2015 – Edmonton, Alberta – Western Economic Diversification Canada
Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced $1.2 million under the Western Diversification Program (WDP), to help Prairie organic grain growers expand into growing international markets.
Federal support for this project will go towards enhancing the Organic Alberta Council’s leadership in the Prairie Organic Grain Initiative (POGI), which works to enhance organic grain and field crop growers’ production, quality and profitability, and to support their participation in trade shows and international missions.
“Dave’s Killer Bread is proud to be a sponsor of Organic Alberta and their mission to support sustainable Organic Farming. We have been so honored with how our bread has been accepted by the organic conscious consumers in Canada. Our support of Organic Alberta is a key part of our Supply Chain plan of growing, milling, and baking, the bread we sell in Canada, in Canada. “
- John Tucker, CEO, Dave’s Killer Bread
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